Essays Tagged: "Bus stop"

Radio and Television Advertising

We are constantly surrounded by advertising. From bus stop benches to televsion commericals. Everywhere we lookd something is being advcertised. Two o ... By defining yout target audience, you will be able to aim your advertisments at them. Therefore, a business should take the time to do some research and plan their adveritising strategies.For the sma ...

(3 pages) 181 0 2.0 Apr/1997

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

A Visit of Charity Written By Eudora Welty

me. The author depicts Marian's reluctance to be there by the way she slowly makes her way from the bus stop to the nurse's station inside. The author gives way to Marian's selfish nature when she sta ... past the nurse and ignoring her mechanical invitation to join then for dinner she stops beside some bushes she passed on her way into the home. There she picks up a red apple she had hidden there befo ...

(3 pages) 74 0 4.0 Oct/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Forrest Gump Film Review.

nd of a simple man. Forrest Gump, throughout the movie narrates the story whilst he is sitting at a bus stop telling the people who sit next to him about his past experiences in his life (the storylin ... periences in his life (the storyline and set up of the movie). Most of the people waiting for their bus aren't convinced and don't believe Forrest and his stories, how he met Jenny Curran, his first e ...

(4 pages) 184 0 4.8 Aug/2003

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

An Essay for a Financial Scholarship.

aged through my backpack for a #2 pencil, I wistfully looked up to see the students converge at the bus stop. The first day of classes always sent an overwhelming sensation through my anxious nerves. ... vered to be presented with the opportunity that lay before me. As I climbed the steps of the campus bus, a profound revelation struck my determined mind. I looked the bus driver in the eyes and said " ...

(2 pages) 276 1 4.5 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

"A visit of Charity" by Eudora Welty

name is Marian, visits an elderly home to earn points. The way Marian slowly makes her way from the bus stop to the nursing home shows reluctance. The author's purpose was to describe a young child's ...

(2 pages) 28 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

An Analysis of Forrest Gump, from a Social Work Perpective.

he movie Forrest Gump stars Tom Hanks as a considerate, yet somewhat simple man, who sits down on a bus stop bench and tells his fascinating life story to basically anyonewho will listen. This movie i ... bstacles that a person of average intelligence would not experience, Forrest was faced with verbal abuse from many of the people that heinteracted with including his peers, authority figures, and stra ...

(5 pages) 125 1 4.1 Apr/2004

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

This is a creative writing piece about the differences between me and my sister entitled "Ten Years Later."

always late. Finally, she would open the door, and together we would sprint down the street to the bus stop, where we would be the last two kids on the bus. I resented her for making me sit in the fr ... to the end of the street. Sobbing, I stood alone, until the others gradually found their way to the bus stop. I refused at first to admit that I didn't know what to do with my newfound liberty. ...

(3 pages) 31 0 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Raves

We've all seen them before. Maybe at a bus stop, in our schools, or at the coffee shop. "They" look odd enough to frighten a circus clown, ...

(7 pages) 60 1 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Buses: Part 1

I got on the Troost Avenue bus stop around seven P.M. With me I had a gray sweatshirt and a pair of pants, stuffed into my newl ... t was racing incredibly fast. I was unable to control it as I sat down in the very last seat of the bus. I was very relieved too finally be sitting, knowing I was on the first leg of my journey. I was ... target. That's why I brought the knife. I knew I couldn't be too safe. A large black man got on the bus, and was making his way down the walkway, when he suddenly glanced at me, and stopped. He quickl ...

(3 pages) 50 2 4.2 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Review of Hunger by John White

lisa and "..be daddy for a night." is a misinformed choice.Mellisa is the girl who Zac meets at the bus stop. She has a young son and a uncommitted boyfriend. She is confused about her place in the wo ... ssa's child.Settings:The setting is a sleepy coastal town away from the city. The story begins at a bus stop and finally ends at Melissa's house. It defiantly has a contemporary feel but no specific y ...

(4 pages) 22 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

First Person Narrative

other day. Is this day any different from another? That is what I asked myself as I strolled to the bus stop at 6:30 am. As I got on the bus; it seemed like I was the only one up at this hour. Everybo ... 0 am. As I got on the bus; it seemed like I was the only one up at this hour. Everybody else on the bus was out cold. I really didn't mind the quiet ride to the High School though. As, I walked into t ...

(4 pages) 73 0 3.5 Jul/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Hero/Narrative

was never a time during those years when Intrepid would leave my side. He would walk with me to the bus stop every morning, and watch me go to school. Although he had grown into a rather big dog, he w ...

(3 pages) 30 1 3.7 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

School Uniforms- A Pro or Con?

ewelry. Just this past December in Oxon Hill, Maryland, a 17-year old honor student was killed at a bus stop, caught in the cross fire during the robbery of another students designer jacket (Clinton, ...

(2 pages) 30 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Descriptive essay about the first day of school.

drops sprinkled diagonally with my loose, flowing auburn hair, I splashed across the street to the bus stop. Although it was showery and very damp, I was happy about my upcoming day, the clouds were ... he air, which perfumed of the spring morning.Just as I strode across the street, the mustard tinted bus, filled with immature, junior high students pulled up beside me. I wasn't thrilled to be riding ...

(3 pages) 40 1 4.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Pearl Harbor

akfast. At the time I was a Tech Sergeant in the 5th Bomber Group.After breakfast, I headed for the bus stop to wait for the 8:15 am bus to take me to Honolulu Golf Course where I was to play golf.Whi ... Japanese.Aircraft were flying low over the airfield at about 150 ft. A young boy was waiting at the bus stop with me and I told him to get home as fast as he could. By then, clouds of black smoke were ...

(6 pages) 43 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > International Organizations & Conflicts

A Car: The assignment was to analyze an object

r daughter is gone forever.She stands at the end of the driveway, watching her children walk to the bus stop forschool. When they turn the corner and she can no longer see them, she goes back insidehe ... y and throws on a coat, for the weather man said that it was supposedto snow. She walked toward the bus stop, hoping that there would be a seat left.The bus was fifteen minutes late and that meant she ...

(4 pages) 34 0 5.0 May/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Parody

I left without brushing my teeth. Big deal, who's gonna notice anyway. I went to wait for my crumby bus on this absolutely horrible bus stop full of all kinds of phony losers reading the lousy paper a ... rt was "˜cause she got only 96 percent. For Chrissake! 96 percent! Lousy my ass. Finally, the bus came, full of sweaty old jerks who're trynna touch your ass all the time or are giggling at you ...

(2 pages) 541 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Forrest Gump

Forrest Gump While sitting at a bus stop in Savannah Georgia Forrest Gump Played by Tom Hanks weaves throughout his past without ski ... s weaves throughout his past without skipping a beat. Although many of the patrons he meets at this bus stop feel he is crazy he also seems to stumble along some astonished listeners. This movie carri ... sional Medal of Honor, becomes an international ping-pong star, owner of a million-dollar shrimping business; all seemingly because of luck. But because he may not have much intelligence, seeing these ...

(3 pages) 12 1 1.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Friendship

day we have a change to meet someone new. It doesn't matter if we are at school, at work or even at bus stop, people are everywhere and we have a choice, if we want to get along or not. In my experien ...

(2 pages) 16 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Male and Female Observation: T

teractions were observed. The main part of the study was done in shopping malls, cafeterias, and at bus stops, with ages ranging from fifteen to about thirty-five years old. Men to men interact ... men seem to not want to touch one another at all. For example, If a man is sitting on a bench at a bus stop and another man comes and sits down next to him, they will never touch. Not even friends at ...

(3 pages) 19 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology