Essays Tagged: "Gabriel"

"A critique" of The Giver by Lois Lowry

lf. The falling action is when he is escaping from the search planes and trying to keep himself and Gabriel alive. The ending is when he feels triumph at the top of the hill and then sleds down it to ... a of how to get Jonas away from the community and get the community back its emotions and feelings. Gabriel was a another influential character he was a baby staying with Jonas's family till he was re ...

(3 pages) 98 0 2.3 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Breaking Smith's Quarter Horse" Paul St Pierre

anything. When Ol Antione visits him about breaking his quarter horse, Norah brings up the topic of Gabriel staying in the cabin with Ol Antione. Smith says 'He is not bothering you. Why are you all b ... credit. At the beginning of the conversation with Norah, he didn't want to have anything to do with Gabriel. At the end of the conversation, Smith leaves to talk to Gabriel. This is the first of many ...

(4 pages) 43 0 5.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Alternate ending for "The Giver" by Lois Lowry. Not quite as positive as the final chapter in the book.

cold was creeping into Jonas's body. Dampening his spirits and his soul. Hunger infected his body. Gabriel's wailing screamed at his ears. The wind howled at him, preventing Jonas from trespassing in ... denly covered it. The noise was unbearable, the coldness was unbearable, the hunger was unbearable, Gabriel was unbearable...Thoughts clouded his mind as everything became chaotic. Jonas and Gabriel s ...

(7 pages) 628 3 4.2 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Death of the Irish culture; James Joyce "The Dead"

annual dance, which is the setting of the story, Kate, Julia, and Mary Jane Morkan anxiously, await Gabriel Conroy in their beloved nephews arrival. The have Lily, the girl who is answering the door, ... e second he arrives. When he finally does arrive the first thing they speak about is whether or not Gabriel and his wife Gretta are going to take the cab home or not. The conversation progresses to th ...

(2 pages) 127 3 3.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

A brief essays about the significance of epiphanies in James Joyce's "The Dead"

ous power over the living. The dominant power, which Michael maintains over the protagonist, causes Gabriel to see how much he truly loves his wife. Even though it is made evident to the reader that G ... vident to the reader that Gabriel possesses such devotion and adoration for Gretta, Michael diverts Gabriel's confidence in his love, causing Gabriel to come to an understanding that his life is not a ...

(3 pages) 81 0 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

History of the end of slavery either through violent or non-violent means.

of the American Revolution, a small group of slaves planned a widespread, armed rebellion. "Led by Gabriel Prosser, the conspirator's goal was to destroy slavery in Virginia" (Noon 3/4/04)."The rebel ... northern Henrico were to meet just north of Brook Bridge on Brook TurnpikeOnce the army assembled, Gabriel's men would kill the plantation owners in the neighborhood to insure the secrecy of the plot ...

(6 pages) 100 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Attraction of Islam

r of the Islam religion was Muhammad. In the six century he had receive a revelation from the angel Gabriel who recited god's word to him at irregular intervals. The basic message that Muhammad got wa ...

(1 pages) 30 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Islam

Comparing and Contrasting Islam vs. Christianity

and meditating. When he was about 40, Muhammad's life changed after hearing the voice of the angel Gabriel. Gabriel told Muhammad that he was the messenger of God. The God of Islam was Allah.In their ... ntrol. The most important night of Ramadan is the Night of Power. This is the night where the angel Gabriel spoke the Muhammad.The Islam religion is divided into two sections, which are Sunni and Shi' ...

(2 pages) 127 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

The Giver

rrible things that happen to people. Jonas is weighted with his father's decision to release Gabriel, the baby that has been living with them, because of his condition of not adjusting adequate ... use of his condition of not adjusting adequately. Jonas made a decision to go to Elsewhere and take Gabriel with him. He planned to escape during the night with Gabriel and ride his bike to Elsewhere. ...

(3 pages) 45 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Early Teachings of Muhammad

e he meditated in a cave outside of Mecca. According to him belief, the voice was that of the angel Gabriel. Who told Muhammad that he was a messenger of God.After much soul-searching, Muhammad came t ... r of God.After much soul-searching, Muhammad came to believe that the lord who spoke to him through Gabriel was Allah. Muhammad became convinced that he was the last of the prophets. He taught that Al ...

(1 pages) 30 1 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

A Day at the Beach

as, I spied my good customers, the Howards. "Oh, Mrs. Howard, so good to see you. How's Gab doing?" Gabriel was her 27-year-old son. He was probably the only one on the beach who sympathized with me. ...

(4 pages) 35 0 3.7 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Essay analyzes of "The Lover" by Abraham B. Yehoshua

subtle, emotional conflicts within the characters and her self.Once Asya is deprived of her lover, Gabriel, she is consumed by his absence and immediately begins to dream about him. The first of Asya ... . The first of Asya's dreams described in the novel reflects her unconscious desire to reunite with Gabriel and abandon her family. The dream places Asya within a military encampment as an educator on ...

(12 pages) 33 0 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

American Dream

e and more apart. Jules and Izzy move away from the family. On, one occasion, one of Sam's brothers Gabriel came in late to Thanksgiving dinner and the family had already carved the turkey the brother ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.7 May/2005

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

Comparison of The Importance of Family in "Bread Givers", by Anzia Yezierska, and the movie "Avalon"

nderstand the importance of family. Every Thanksgiving at the Kirchinsky house, Sam's elder brother Gabriel always arrives late to the dinner, but the Turkey is never cut before Gabriel arrives. Even ... n when the children are getting tired of waiting, the elders of the household make sure to wait for Gabriel to cut the turkey because it is traditional for everyone in the family to be present during ...

(6 pages) 14 0 0.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Fences - The Never Ending Conflict

life.Another event, which led to more hatred between Cory and his dad, is when Troy decided to kick Gabriel out of the house. One sad thing is that Troy used Gabriel insured money to pay for the house ... One sad thing is that Troy used Gabriel insured money to pay for the house, which he now lives in. Gabriel is a veteran who got shot in the head during a war. Sometime he envisions Troy being chase b ...

(3 pages) 34 0 0.0 Mar/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Go Tell It On The Mountain

consequences each character faces in "Go Tell It On The Mountain"� shaped who they were."But Gabriel was a man; he would go out one day into the world to do a man's work, and he needed, therefo ... t he would know how to be with women when he had a wife"� (pages 76-77). Contrasting a young Gabriel to an older Gabriel it is imperative to know his background. The quote from Florence, Gabrie ...

(2 pages) 13 0 3.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


andcuffed to his left started talking."I'm sorry madame, I don't think I've introduced my self, I'm Gabriel, we're also headed to New York. Actually were heading to the Police station." "Oh!" ... ly impolite question that made me slap them both on the cheek. At that time they really annoyed me. Gabriel started talking to them and started shouting at them, I didn't really care because Gabriel w ...

(4 pages) 644 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Giver

c, feelings, emotions, and love beyond the gates of a utopia. Jonas should leave the utopia to save Gabriel from being released from the community to show the baby how much better the outside world is ...

(1 pages) 424 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Courage Is A Virtue That Makes Other Virtues Meaningful: In Relations With "The Patriot" Movie

he movie was this man named Benjamin Martin. He had seven children. Four of them were boys and one, Gabriel decided to join the Continentals. Like every typical kid in that time, their pastime would b ... to be like soldiers, wanting to be heroes. All of them wanted to join The Continentals. One night, Gabriel, the eldest, came home wounded and hurt very badly. His father fixed everything. Very exhaus ...

(3 pages) 6 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Awakening of Gabriel Conroy

�PAGE � The Awakening of Gabriel ConroyLike the stories in Dubliners that lead up to it, "The Dead" dramatizes a moment of se ... it, "The Dead" dramatizes a moment of self-realization. The story portrays the gradual awakening of Gabriel Conroy, whose vision of his wife, Gretta, at the end of the story is at once a frustrating d ... d, those who have gone before the festive inhabitants of Dublin who celebrate the Christmas season, Gabriel Conroy and Gretta among them. In another sense the dead are all those who, though alive and ...

(7 pages) 0 0 0.0 May/2013

Subjects: Literature Research Papers