Essays Tagged: "bittersweet"

Tone of Chopin's "The Story of an Hour".

er husband though, is not really dead. This realization causes her death. The tone of this story is bittersweet, yet uplifting. Chopin demonstrates this through her use of irony in description, Louise ... nd's death, but the other characters do not. This shows that when she sees her husband again, it is bittersweet. He is alive, but she wishes that he was not.The final statement in the story is filled ...

(2 pages) 127 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

College acceptance essay dealing with contemporary issues

unhappy, and it'd have tons of preachy tear-jerker scenes, endless regret and squalor, and the most bittersweet, contrived ending you've ever had the disservice of hearing. It'd have drugs, and depres ...

(4 pages) 40 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

The Use of Force and its Results. A review on the movie: "1492: Conquest of Paradise". Emphasizes on the justification of the use of force on the movie and its effects.

, many have sailed endless oceans for a million nights aboard ghastly vessels in order to savor its bittersweet taste. Many have tried but have failed and only a few have succeeded. Is it wrong to say ...

(2 pages) 44 0 5.0 Jan/2004

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

Ben Harper - His life and career

ts he uses are his steel string guitar and his vocals. His Guitar tones are Reflective, Passionate, Bittersweet, Earthy, Intimate, He has earned himself 6 Charts & Awards.Combining shuddering, gro ...

(2 pages) 62 2 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Edwards scissorr hands review and evaluation

EDWARD SCISSORHANDSFILM REVIEWThis bittersweet comedy about love, hate and innocence touched me deeply and amused me as well. Directed ...

(2 pages) 38 0 3.5 Jul/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies


eever papa's Waltz" by Theodore Roethke,"The Road " by Linda Ching sledge Bittersweet Parent child relationships can be viewed as bittersweet. There are many d ... e considered both good and bad. The story "The Road " by Linda Ching sledge, is a good example of a bittersweet relationship. In this story the father, Pao An, makes his son, Lincoln, work with him. P ...

(4 pages) 66 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Sisterly Bond" - on Amy Tan's "The Hundred Secret Senses." Analysis of literary criticism and summary of book.

op and her very irritating, yet exceptionally affectionate half-sister Kwan. Tan encrypted into her bittersweet narrative the meaning of loyalty, sisterhood, fate, friendship, the supernatural, and ex ... ourtship and marriage, Kwan's ghost stories and village tales--propel the work to its climactic but bittersweet end." The characters in Hundred are unforgettably deep, especially Kwan. "Kwan, in parti ...

(4 pages) 23 0 5.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

An academic book review on "The Devil in the White City" by Erik Larson.

Fair that Changed America"By Erik Larson. Vintage Books 395 pp.A phoenix rising from the ashes is a bittersweet cycle that entails a tragic loss and a triumphant rebirth into the world. Like the tale ...

(3 pages) 66 0 4.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A comparision between the stories: "The Suit" by Can themba and "The Wind and a boy" by Bessie Head

unconditionally and loved even more so. Alan Paton wrote the story of Ha'Penny, a sad story with a bittersweet ending about a young delinquent and his search for belonging. This essay shall compare t ...

(2 pages) 24 0 4.2 Jun/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Nikolai Tesla

lligent older brother Dane died by being thrown off a horse when he was twelve years old, causing a bittersweet feeling every time Nikola had success due to the remembrance of Dane and what he may hav ...

(4 pages) 13 0 3.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Flyy Girl

Flyy Girl" by Omar Tyree was a bittersweet novel about Tracy Ellison, a young girl with knockout looks, slanted hazel eyes, tall ha ...

(2 pages) 671 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers