Essays Tagged: "apartment building"

Ridley P. Poe

ll, we got a call from a frightened Ms. Leimbach who lived on the forth floorof the Pleasant Valley Apartment building," Lieutenant Henderson said."So......? What'd she say?" I asked."She said there w ... d" with help fromthe doughnut."There was indeed a body lying in a safety net four stories above the apartmentbuilding parking lot. Since we had no way to get to the body, we called the fire department ...

(11 pages) 46 1 3.5 Aug/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

A women who is dealing with suicidals thoughts and how an 'angel' rescues her.

lifeless body up the last flight of stairs.Pushing the heavy door open, I found myself on top of an apartment building. A warm gust of air flattened my ratty, dirty-blonde hair and the stringy curls a ... w I really started crying. He just sat down beside me and told me to go on. "My house is a one-room apartment in the wrong side of town. We have no power, no heat, and no electricity. We don't even ha ...

(3 pages) 19 0 0.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Book review of Darkness at Noon by Arthur Koestler.

Rubashov, a victim of Stalin's (Number One) rule of terror is imprisoned after being captured in an apartment building. Rubashov is portrayed as a hard-core Party member who has served various years i ...

(2 pages) 65 1 1.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Enormous Radio.

nity in the fashionable area on New York City\rquote s east side. They live on the 12th floor of an apartment building near Sutton Place, which is a suburban community outside New York. The Westcott\r ... uilding. Irene realizes that the new radio can pick up the occurrences that happen in other peoples apartments in the building. As the days go by, Irene is captivated by the things that are happening ...

(5 pages) 36 0 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Compare and Contrast

usband gets her a new radio after the old one brakes and she is able to hear their neighbors in the apartment building. " Oh, it's horrible, it's so dreadful," Irene was sobbing. " I've been listening ...

(2 pages) 58 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

This is about serial killers

nineteen-year-old friend Jody Valenti, were talking in Jody's car near the entrance of the Lauria's apartment building in the Bronx, New York City. As they were talking, a man came beside the car and ... everyone wanted to be in on the arrest. Several hours after they arrived, a figure emerged from the apartment building, carrying a paper bag. The police surrounded the car and told the man to freeze. ...

(8 pages) 93 1 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Third Story Pancake short story about a woman pancaking a man...

lly was called to her job. She left in such a hurry she forgot to lock her door. After she left her apartment, Tom sneaked into her apartment. While Molly was working at the hospital, Tom was in her r ... . She worked at a hospital in Williams, Pennsylvania. Molly lived on the top floor of a three story apartment building.Tom Sune was 25 years old and weighed 210 pounds. He was 6 feet 9 inches tall and ...

(2 pages) 24 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Do You Have a Fire Escape Plan

the smoky part on your hands and knees. The best air will be close to the floor. If you live in an apartment building, use the fire escape or stairs to reach the outside.If your clothing is on fire, ...

(1 pages) 24 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

"A series of unfortunate events: The Ersatz Elevator" by Lemony Snicket diary of klaus

259 PagesCopyrighted in 2001Klaus's Diary3/31/01Dear Diary, Today I arrived at the Squalor's apartment, which is located on Dark Avenue. My climb to their apartment wasn't easy since the elevat ... rphans are in. I wonder what will happen to us when orphans are out. But back to the climb to their apartment. My sisters and I had to walk up sixty floors to reach our new home at the top of the apar ...

(3 pages) 42 1 4.3 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"The Day It Happened" by Rosario Morales . The teacher told us to write a short summary about the story and compare it to the world or our lives in some way

girl that seems to be the author herself; Rosario Morales, as a child.This story takes place in an apartment building with thin walls somewhere in a city. It starts off with the narrator washing her ... d her that she was pregnant and that she feared for the baby's life. The word was spread around the apartment. Everyone agreed with Josie including Joe who used to beat on his wife until he head Ramon ...

(4 pages) 29 0 0.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


he Smirnoff advertisement is of the big bottle in a sad, dark room at one of the upper stairs of an apartment building. Inside the big bottle there are colorful balloons, drinks, and cookies. This adv ...

(4 pages) 79 0 0.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Stereotype - Tyler Wimble

In a suburb of London, a young worker named Tyler Wimble lives in a small two storied apartment building. He is a short man of twenty-five who wears thick glasses and earns a living by f ... king about getting a backup technician, as if the event is inevitable. However, at his small apartment, he transforms into a completely different person. As soon as he gets home from work at ei ...

(1 pages) 23 0 2.3 Feb/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Thirty Eight who saw murder didn't call the police: this essay responds to a newspaper article from New York.

lp or call the police if we notice someone getting attacked. Catherine Genovese arrived home to her apartment building in Queens late one night to the chock of a man attacking her. The man stabbed her ...

(2 pages) 46 0 4.3 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Assasination of John Lennon.

The scene outside New York's spooky old Dakota apartment building on the evening of December 8, 1980, was as surreal as it was horrifying. John Len ... lown away the very best Beatle. Now he leafed lazily through the pages of a book.The doorman at the apartment shouted at the shooter, Mark David Chapman, "Do you know what you've done?""I just shot Jo ... activism but public life altogether into what turned out to be a five-year period of seclusion. His apartment was watched, he was followed, his phone was tapped. ( ...

(6 pages) 37 1 5.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Curbside Cuckold's Influence in "Taxi Driver"

k City.The scene begins when Travis picks up a man (played by Martin Scorcese) and drives him to an apartment building. The scene opens with a medium tracking shot following the cab as it pulls up to ... the city that he despises so much. As the man directs Travis's attention to the lighted room in the apartment building the camera changes to a slowly panning shot seen through Travis's eyes as he scan ...

(3 pages) 16 0 4.0 Jun/2006

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

Racial Profiling: Past, Present and Perception

year-old immigrant from New Guinea, West Africa, was shot and killed in the narrow vestibule of the apartment building where he lived. Four white officers, Sean Carroll, Kenneth Boss, Edward McMellon ...

(7 pages) 261 0 3.7 Jul/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Fantasy Story

ne and see what else was out there.One spring Friday morning, Bliss was sitting on the stoop of the apartment building were she lived with her parents. She was looking up at the pink and purple toweri ...

(9 pages) 47 0 4.6 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

"1984" by George Orwell: Summary of text

rother, when Orwell describes the posters "BIG BROTHER IS WATCHING YOU" on every floor of Winston's apartment building. Orwell also shows the reader how the party cares more about watching its citizen ... best of times it was seldom working." The lift doesn't work and yet the telescrenes in every single apartment always work and are always on.Winston is shown to be a member of the ruling Party, althoug ...

(6 pages) 40 1 3.7 Nov/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

To A Ameircan

We live in a two-bedroom apartment in which one room is shared by my brother and me. My parents use the other one. In one cor ... assing by making noises. I could hear the noise very clearly because I live on the 4th floor in the apartment building and it bothers me. When I live in the 4th floor in the building I could hear curt ...

(1 pages) 362 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Narrative essay about Education

education is vital towards my career goals.TransitionAt age 14, my parents moved to a low-income apartment building on the west side of Stamford. I believe this was the worst decision that my paren ...

(4 pages) 52 0 1.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education