Essays Tagged: "Annie"

"The Touch of Magic" by Anne Sullivan Macy

ad died of tuberculosis and their father had left them. None of their relatives wanted them because Annie was nearly blind and Jimmie had something wrong with his hip and had to walk with a crutch. An ... , Jimmie got deathly ill. The doctor's couldn't do anything for him and unfortunately he past away. Annie took this unbelievably hard for she had realized that Jimmie was the only thing she had ever l ...

(7 pages) 73 0 4.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

A book review on the Stephen King novel, Misery. "Misery: A Spine Tingling Thriller You'll Never Put Down"

er read. In Misery, Paul Sheldon, a well-known author, had a very reasonable and passionate fear of Annie Wilkes, his schizophrenic 'number one fan' whose house he was being held prisoner in. Compared ... nce he started writing he got into it and thought it would turn out to be his best work ever. Sure, Annie cut off Paul's foot and thumb, but she also reanimated Paul's desire to write. In fact, the ne ...

(2 pages) 80 0 4.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"The miracle worker" - differences in the novel and the film.

just next door to their house, was a long distance away from it. You can see that when James walks Annie back to the house.Most of the characters where the same as in the play, I only thought James w ... t I thought was exactly the same as what I imagined from after reading the book, was the scene when Annie is alone with Helen in the kitchen and she tries to teach her to use fork and spoon and how to ...

(2 pages) 30 0 3.7 Feb/2003

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

Edgar Allen Poe and his life, it is 268 words.

ion, depressing, and bleak are words that can describe the mood of the poems "Annabel Lee" and "For Annie". In the Poem "Annabel Lee", the Narrator has passionate love for Annabel Lee and says "But we ... picture a dark storm and Annabel Lee getting tossed around like a ping pong ball. In the Poem "For Annie" the narrator thinks that nobody really worries if he lives or dies. "Might fancy me dead-Migh ...

(1 pages) 31 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Lack of public atttention to rape victims.

C. There is not enough public awareness of the options available to date rape victimsII. Narrative- Annie: The Story of A SurvivorIII. Women are unaware of how to deal with the initial trauma of rape. ...

(17 pages) 203 0 4.5 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

The Miracle Worker & Children Of A Lesser God.

a very hard child hood. Her parents did not know how to deal with her situation so a teacher named Annie was hired to educate her. She wanted to teach her discipline and a language that she could und ... matter how severe her actions would be. They smothered her and spoiled her with love and affection. Annie has difficulty disciplining Helen and teacher her language. During a scene at the dinner table ...

(3 pages) 55 0 2.3 May/2003

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

Thesis paper on "Misery" by Stephen King

e of possession by an evil being who happens to be the elaborated and horrifically psychotic woman, Annie Wilkes. In this story, Annie represents a mother figure, a goddess and a loyal reader of the r ... er figure, a goddess and a loyal reader of the romance novelist, Paul Sheldon. In reality, however, Annie merely represents someone who has troubles deciphering between reality and fiction. This odd o ...

(3 pages) 95 0 3.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"What dreams may come" .

View on Moral CharacterEveryone's moral character changes over a period of time, as Annie's did in the movie What Dreams May Come. As time has taken its toll, the bar has been raised i ... selves and their own personality but the consequences affect themselves and others around them.When Annie took her own life, this shows her moral character changes after the death of her loving husban ... lenty of mistakes in his or her lifetime, weather they may be minor or fatal. And unfortunately for Annie it was too late, but it wasn't the total end of it. This comes to show good people can make ba ...

(3 pages) 52 0 3.0 Aug/2003

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

D.H. Lawrence - "Tickete Please".

ed it as if I was being taken through this journey myself. A journey which led me into the world of Annie, which I, in my experience, entered in the second paragraph.This essay is my own journey. My j ... ch a certain haven of refuge to escape from the boringness.The two main characters in the story are Annie Stone (?) and John Thomas Rayner. These are 2 very different characters which has a huge influ ...

(7 pages) 34 0 4.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Character analysis of Momma in I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.

Character Analysis of Annie Henderson (Momma)In Maya Angelou's autobiography, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, the readeri ... t only has greatweight in Maya's life, but is also one of the most beloved and admired characters isAnnie Henderson, Maya's paternal grandmother. She is defined by an unshakable faithin God, her loyal ... n unshakable faithin God, her loyalty to her community, and a deep love for everything she touches. AnnieHenderson, affectionately referred to as Momma, has the greatest influence over MayaAngelou, fr ...

(4 pages) 51 0 4.2 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Young Marriage Now a Days

the weather man was saying it looks like it will be a dry season.I'm terribly upset I missed you at Annie's barbeque last summer. I heard Mary Clare, Lizzy, and even Josie were there. Its frightening ... our life together. Ever since we graduated from high school we've been on and off again. But since Annie's wedding we've been inseparable.I have grown up hearing my mother and grandmothers stories ab ...

(1 pages) 48 2 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

All my Sons by Arthur MIller ACT II of ALL MY SONS

case between his father Joe, and George's father Steve.At one point, Sue comes onto their yard when Annie is on her own. Sue tells her that she doesn't believe Joe wasn't aware of sending out cracked ...

(3 pages) 22 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

What Dreams May Come and Dante's Inferno

ri's Divine Comedy.What Dreams May Come is a movie about two soul mates, Chris (Robin Williams) and Annie (Anabella Sciorra). After Chris' death in a car accident coupled with the death of her two chi ... After Chris' death in a car accident coupled with the death of her two children four years earlier, Annie commits suicide. While Chris has gone to heaven and discovered that his heaven is living in a ...

(6 pages) 77 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The role of the family in Douglas Sirk's film "Imitation of Life"

s friends, and as loving mothers. Regardless of social class, Lora (Lana Turner) a white woman, and Annie (Juanita Moore) a black woman, were always strong mother figures, and loved their children Sus ... hroughout the film, even as they became wealthy, and their lives become more complex. When Lora and Annie's business started to take off, all Lora and Annie talked about was spending their earnings to ...

(2 pages) 59 0 4.4 Apr/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

"The Lords of Discipline": Values and Problems in Carolina Military Institute

values in the Carolina Military Institute reflect the tainted values of Charleston, South Carolina. Annie Kate and the Carolina Military Institute are extremely similar to each other in many ways. Bot ... ys. Both are things in the town and they are beautiful and impressive on the outside. However, both Annie Kate and the Institute have internal conflicts that are hidden and kept secret until Will disc ...

(2 pages) 17 0 5.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"The Miracle Worker": Anne Sullivan

onsiderate with knowledge and she is devoted to teach Helen the answers to life's hidden mysteries. Annie becomes a live-in teacher. She immediately began to use finger spelling in Helen's hand to nam ... hrough which knowledge, yes, and love, too, enter the mind of a child. --Anne Sullivan. For a time, Annie and Helen live in a separate house away from the family, because of Annie's concerns about the ...

(3 pages) 23 0 0.0 Jun/2006

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

The Funeral

ing the state I am in she asks what is wrong. I turn to her and tell her what I just heard: Grandma Annie died this morning.Yesterday I found out my grandma died. Today we are driving up to Ohio, wher ... ide; I can not believe that this is happening, that she is really gone.We finally arrive at Grandma Annie's house the next evening. Everyone is already here, and they all have the same sad look on the ...

(2 pages) 20 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Upstairs Room

war, but it focuses on the events happening around them.During the story, the two sisters, Sini and Annie, went into hiding so they wouldn't be sent to a concentration camp. This showed how at this ti ... en were in danger of being sent away to a concentration camp and fighting for their lives. Sini and Annie were confined to the upstairs of the house in which they were being kept in secrecy. They coul ...

(2 pages) 2333 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Misery By Stephen King

being brought back. He doesn't know where he is until a big, thick woman wakes him up. The woman is Annie Wilkes, his "Number One Fan".Paul Sheldon, a male writer who has had a string of widely succes ... the expensive wine his body he get into an accident.What Sheldon didn't count was being rescued by Annie Wilkes, his once again, "Number One Fan". The accident that Paul's bad judgement on weather an ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


ed. George strolled into the Keller house and was angered and very aggressive against Chris to take Annie away. Lowell Bergman often yelled against his co-workers to help Jeffrey Wygand. When CBS deci ... goals. They both had goals of protecting a person from a group of people. George's goal was to take Annie away from the Kellers and protect her because he thought the Kellers were bad people for putti ...

(2 pages) 13 0 5.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management