Essays Tagged: "trepidation"

Thomas's short story "test".

s need for power. The power being that to control others ideas, opinions and self identity, through trepidation of divergence and government control.The short story "Test" is derived from the fear of ...

(3 pages) 48 0 5.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Analyse the short story 'The Red Room' by H.G. Wells. How is suspense created and maintained?

'The Red Room' by H.G. Wells is a pre twentieth short story, successfully exploring the trepidation of a gothic surrounding. Pre- twentieth century gothic mysteries include an old, derelic ...

(4 pages) 82 0 3.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Formation of the Delian League.

, the states that had rebelled against the Persians before would probably have felt a great deal of trepidation. If this is true, those states must have felt desperation for continued protection from ...

(3 pages) 66 1 3.7 Aug/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The role of uncertainty in Poe's The Fall of the House of Usher. Uncertainty leads to suspense and fear which drives characters towards insanity and causes readers to empathize with the narrator.

ard it...yet I dared not speak! We have put her living in the tomb!" (28). This uncertainty creates trepidation and fear for Usher because he fears Madeline "is...hurrying to upbraid [him] for [his] h ...

(2 pages) 29 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Edgar Allan Poe

Shadow of Darkness

ow. On the other side of the wall was the dark night, the boundless serenity tinted with unfamiliar trepidation. Instinctively, he knew that something was on the other side of the wall. He watched it ...

(2 pages) 21 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Three Gorges Dam - Disaster or end to Disaster?

its and disadvantages. The project is set to be finished by the year 2009, and the world waits with trepidation for its completion and possible effects.The dam has a number of purposes, namely the pro ...

(8 pages) 98 0 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays


e laity our love.Moving of th' earth brings harms and fears ;Men reckon what it did, and meant ;But trepidation of the spheres,Though greater far, is innocent.Dull sublunary lovers' love--Whose soul i ... an earthquake would be looked upon with fear because of its potential to ravage the land; whereas a trepidation affecting a celestial sphere would be viewed in a different light, especially one that i ...

(7 pages) 103 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

David - Baroque vs Renaissance

sling, a stone, and his faith in God, yet there is no emotion on his face. No signs of fear, anger, trepidation, determination, nothing. It is nothing but an emotionless stare as if he knows what it i ...

(4 pages) 159 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Case # Q32888; Investigation: Clare Quilty murder "Statement of Dolores (Haze) Schiller" essay based on: Lolita, by Vladimir Nabokov

u need some help?" She politely declined assistance and progressed down the hall filled with trepidation. She started to feel the baby kicking. It was like a reminder from within, "Get control ...

(14 pages) 27 0 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Human Papilloma Virus Symptoms Treatments Who's at risk?

HPV: Causes, Concerns, and CuresThere are health concerns that create trepidation in the general populace of America. Many, such as some influenzas, AIDS, and cancer, are ...

(6 pages) 66 0 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

The Teacher

he tick, tock of the clock above the blackboard. Suddenly, the hour reached two. The boys waited in trepidation eyeing the bleak, wooden door from which the teacher from hell would enter. After an uni ...

(3 pages) 40 0 4.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Romanticism and Keats

the basis of Romantic ideology, in particular, the use of strong emotion including aspects such as trepidation and aesthetic experiences, individual imagination as a critical influence, overturning t ...

(5 pages) 90 0 3.9 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

How has the director made the opening sequence of "What Lies Beneath" effective?

is effective and useful technique grabs the audience's attention by a combination of excitement and trepidation; many audiences may have phobias of being placed underwater so the idea of it is fear-pr ...

(7 pages) 12 0 3.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

The Red Rooms Creative Devices

ing detailed adjectives and word play creates a vivid picture in the readers mind filling them with trepidation and anticipation.When the man is on his way to The Red Room, he claims, "The long, draug ...

(4 pages) 393 0 0.0 Jun/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Process Paper On Navel Piercing

To have a pierced belly button is very elegant in my point of view. My colossal trepidation of needles stopped me from experiencing this elegance though. Consequently only thoughts ...

(3 pages) 3 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Chrysalids Essay

.In Waknuk, deviations are feared to be the devil's mockery of the true image. One also should have trepidation towards them because of competitiveness issues. A man with an extra arm could handle mor ...

(4 pages) 1763 0 3.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Fahrenheit 451

ly horrific and widely non- diverse community. An era of the forthcoming filled with consternation, trepidation, and concealed knowledge. After reading this book my freshmen year of high school, it op ...

(2 pages) 13 0 3.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Authors

Hemingway and alcohol

pieces, but its source remains the same: potential, or promise of the future causes a great deal of trepidation and lament throughout Hemingway's pieces. Whether the desperation comes from trepidation ... being unable to fulfill potential. A number of stories and vignettes from In Our Time reflect these trepidations, and throughout, the presence of alcohol surfaces as a reminder of the desperation felt ...

(10 pages) 18 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Managing Innovation And Change

en increase its market share.Although the envisaged changes will not be without some resistance and trepidation but on completion of the specific tasks the improvement to the organisations stakeholder ...

(11 pages) 272 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

When I was fairly young boy of about ten, I

. The first hunt is a test of manhood. Red Hawk sets off on this adventure with both excitement and trepidation. To succeed brings him acceptance, to fail brings another year of being considered a mer ...

(4 pages) 501 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature