Essays Tagged: "away from home"

Analysis of Shylock In Shakespeare’s Merchant of Venice

n time Shylock may cut off one poundof flesh from Antonio's body. Soon after Shylock's daughterruns away from home with Lorenzo, a Christian, and takes herfather's ducats with her. When Antonio's ship ...

(1 pages) 60 0 4.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Willy Loman as a Tragic Hero. Is Willy Loman from Arthur Miller's Death Of A Salesman a Tragic Hero or not? Why?

affair with another woman was not an attack on his wife, he simply felt lonely and sought attention away from home. Although he loved his wife and children, as he steps into an altered state of realit ...

(2 pages) 233 0 3.9 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Arron Burr's life

ed within a year. He did not like the discipline of his uncle, Timothy Edwards. He attempted to run away from home and go to sea several times. He entered the sophomore class at Princeton at the age o ...

(3 pages) 36 0 4.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Wizard of Oz

t The Wizard of Oz was produced. One reason was that due to the depression, many people were forced away from their homes and into cities. Another reason was that America was on the verge of entering ... merica was on the verge of entering into another war, WWII, and the threat of having to send troops away from home was very real. And, as stated by Paul Nathanson in Over the Rainbow (156), 'going hom ...

(7 pages) 140 1 4.2 Mar/1997

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

The Diviners, by Margaret Laurence. How does Morag's past influence Pique's life ?

and Morag's past life. There are three events in Morag's past that affects Pique's life.Morag moves away from Christie when she goes to college and she rarely comes back to Manawake,'Going to Winnipeg ... (P.446)And both, in different ways, attempt to deny their parents. At one point, Pique, having run away from home, ends up in a mental hospital in Toronto after 'a bad trip','Can't you see I despair ...

(2 pages) 39 0 5.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Common Sense" by Thomas Paine

n. In 1750, he began to apprentice in his father's shop tolearn the family trade. At sixteen he ran away from home and went onto amerchant ship. He was brought back by his father, but just three years ...

(3 pages) 216 1 3.9 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Diary of a women's experience throughout the Civil War..

the beatings got worst and worst. It was so bad, that one day during the 1850's Sarah Emma just ran away from home and never returned. She crossed over to the border of the United States of America an ... d been discovered if she went to the hospital. After fighting against her heart, she decided to run away from camp and get recovery from a local and private hospital. This led her to Cairo, Illinois w ...

(16 pages) 98 0 3.9 Sep/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

Juvenile Delinquency

be labeled a "delinquent" for breaking any one of a number of laws, ranging from robbery to running away from home. But, an action for which a youth may be declared a "delinquent" in one community may ... nts. Other programs draw young people into clubs and recreational centers in an effort to keep them away from situations in which delinquency is likely to occur. In recent years, many efforts have cen ...

(4 pages) 200 1 1.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

Definition of Living in a Foreign Country as an Immigrant.

Living away from your country can be a really interesting and unforgettable experience, but at the same tim ... main idea of being an immigrant, and also a very common one, is that once you start a regular life away from home, you miss everything. This fact doesn't mean that you are unhappy but that you are aw ... ing to them, change those that you believe could be improved.The most significant thought of living away from home is the independent behavior that grows inside of you. Living on your own far from you ...

(3 pages) 76 0 3.8 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Oedipus the king, all about how the events of Oedipus the King prove that God's will overcomes men.

s. Other less important characters are the messengers, bringing news to people and carrying Oedipus away as a baby, and also the daughters of Oedipus, Antigone and Ishene. Oedipus, trying to escape hi ... o escape his fate, sets off a chain of events that lead back to what he is trying to avoid. He runs away from home to avoid prophecies told to him but then sets them into motion. Was it Apollo the fou ...

(4 pages) 174 0 3.4 Nov/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

The Hardships of College Life

comes for you to move in to your dorm room and start school. You can't believe that you're actually away from home and in college. You can do whatever youwant in your spare time, without your parents ...

(3 pages) 86 0 2.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Downfalls of starting a new job

ings about more bills than I was used to when I was living at home. Right now I currently am living away from home with my fiance. Even though we split the bills I am paying for things I have never pa ...

(2 pages) 31 0 3.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

This essay is "Pearl S. Buck" describing her life in China, family, and inspiration for her books.

Chinese, mainly taught by her mother and by a Chinese tutor, Mr. Kung. Pearl's father spent months away from home, traveling the Chinese countryside in search of Christian converts while Pearl's moth ...

(2 pages) 36 0 4.8 Jan/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Dreams vs. Reality: The play "The Glass Menagerie" written by Thomas Lanier Williams, posses different aspects of how the Wingfields escape into their own little happy place.

author expresses escapism in the form of wishful thinking, imaginary fantasies, and life in a home away from home.Several different people always look at others and assume they have the perfect life. ... to go when the real world no longer makes sense.Many persons in this world always feel that running away from their problems isthe best way to get rid of them. In the play, Tom has become an expert on ...

(3 pages) 93 0 4.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

What makes my life worth living?

mes when I'm feeling blue, a lot of "what if" questions enter my mind. Questions like what if I run away from home? What if I pretend to be sick? What if I just lie? What if I go somewhere else where ...

(2 pages) 47 0 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

a creative writing paper on the topic "Aa death in the family can teach a person a lot about life"

ide our using from our mother for a lot of years. She was a restaurant manager and her job kept her away from home for 12 hrs a day. There were, of course, those exceptions like holidays such as New Y ...

(3 pages) 128 1 4.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

"How to survive the first eight weeks of college"

tional period from adolescence into adulthood. There is even a greater change when attending school away from home. students need to adjust to living on campus with total strangers, sharing a bathroom ... which is not fun because as a college student you do not have that much money to be °?throwing away°±.You need to be considerate for your roommate, as they should be for you. (Just bec ...

(4 pages) 100 2 4.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

"All the Pretty Horses" by Cormac McCarthy.

Grady Cole's grandfather. With his death, John Grady's mother will sell their Texas ranch and move away. There is nothing left in Texas for John Grady, who loves the ranch and idealizes the cowboy's ... who loves the ranch and idealizes the cowboy's way of life. Only sixteen years old, John Grady runs away from home with his friend Rawlins. On horseback, they head toward the Mexican border, leading t ...

(7 pages) 76 0 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Answers from the book "Go Ask Alice".

ery moody at times and very emotional. On the more serious side of the problem it causes her to run away from home time after time for months on end. During these times she is raped on various occasio ... ng for people with drug addiction problems, she sees a psychiatrist regularly, and attempts to stay away from all the places and situations where she knows she may be tempted. Unfortunately at the end ...

(4 pages) 27 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Impact of Literacy on Our Lives.

have to know what our teachers write on the board; and we must turn in our homework on time. To get away from home and work, we plan our longing vacations with the help of traveling guide books and we ... e ours which written language dominates. Without literacy, all those wonderful things will be taken away from us. What remains is endless worries and total confusion. Knowing the universal impact of l ...

(4 pages) 139 2 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education