Essays Tagged: "Gentlemen"

Romeo and Juliet as a Tragedy

that evenCapulet, His family's sworn enemy praises him:...let him alone,,He bears him like a portly gentlemen;And, to say truth, Verona brags of himTo be a virtuous and well-govern'd youth.I would not ...

(3 pages) 60 0 5.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Romeo & Juliet

Twain's Huck Finn's Conflict with Society

od loves all people, which is contrary to the belief that slaves are inferior. The southern view of gentlemen is also hypocritical. These 'gentlemen' are supposed to be noble, yet they own slaves and ...

(3 pages) 92 0 3.7 Feb/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Mark Twain

Birth of American Football. The Ivy League sets the rules

r salary caps, no sir, it was about real courage andreal toughness. You had to show that you were a gentlemen in a realgentlemen's sport. There were no pads to hide behind and there were barleyany rul ...

(3 pages) 67 0 3.7 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Under Jolly Roger This is about early American piracy.

ers life. They made discoveries of distant lands, were freedom fighters and sometimes even poets or gentlemen.For most people the word pirate simply means one who robs or plunders on the sea. Now pira ...

(7 pages) 56 0 4.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"To Kill a Mocking Bird" by Harper Lee. This essay is a modified speech of atticus's final statement in court. Goes for 3-4 minutes and is 1073 words in length

To Kill a Mocking BirdAtticus's Last StatementGentlemen of the jury, you have now heard both sides of the occurrence on the 21st of November 1932, ... efendant not guilty. The evidence does point to who is responsible for Mayala's injuries.Once again gentlemen of the jury, your decision, on the facts and not as a racial statement to the rest of the ...

(4 pages) 51 1 2.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

Nathaniel Hawthorne's character Hester Pyrnne in "The Scarlet Leter"

ty and wretched woman, and her punishment should be much harsher. "The magistrates are God-fearing gentlemen, but merciful overmuch-that is a truth" (Hawthorne, 38). When she comes out of the jailho ...

(2 pages) 117 3 4.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The life and contributions of John Brown.

self to end the war on slavery. Fredrick Douglas commented in their first meeting, "thought a white gentlemen [Brown] is in sympathy a black man, and as deeply interested in our cause, as though his o ...

(6 pages) 106 1 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History


"May God deny you peace, but grant you glory, gentlemen, to the bulls" (pg. 226). Throughout Mexican history, the Spanish have been shown to be pr ...

(7 pages) 144 0 4.6 May/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays


ct I, scene IV the king says, "There's no art to find the mind's construction in the face: he was a gentlemen on whom I built an absolute trust." (Shakespeare 11). Through this irony we can see betray ...

(2 pages) 22 0 5.0 May/2003

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

this essay is about amanda's failures in the book "The Glass Menagerie"

constantly about her past. "One Sunday afternoon in Blue Mountain-your mother received-seventeen! -gentlemen callers!" (8) Amanda's talking about her past shows that she has not grown up and she thin ... hter Laura is not popular, she thinks that her daughter is like her self and will receive seventeen gentlemen callers. Another example for Amanda avoiding reality is that she cannot accept that Laura ...

(4 pages) 52 1 4.7 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Pride and Prejudice" by Jane Austen.

sions on himself. The ladies though highly of Darcy, up until he began to speak. Austen writes,"The gentlemen pronounced him to be a fine figure of a man, the ladies declared hewas much handsomer than ...

(2 pages) 83 5 4.3 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Pride and Prejudice" by Jane Austen

The Gentlemen of The Jungle.

sident of independent Kenya back in 1963. His wise story, pulsate with humor, for all the so called Gentlemen were animals, reminded me, at my first read, of the Africa my grandparents encountered. I ... er words, " you can fool people for a time, but not forever."In the end, all the animals, so called Gentlemen of The Jungle, were burned to death when they occupied a larger hut the man created in ord ...

(5 pages) 46711 0 4.7 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Williams' play, "The Glass Menagerie"

e relationships between the characters. In the final scenes, the play revolves around Laura and her gentlemen caller. From the different points of view in which the play is told, the audience is guide ... y and lacks the ambition to find a man. Tom tries to do his mother and sister a favor by inviting a gentlemen caller over for dinner. Tom's attempt soon backfires in his face because the gentlemen cal ...

(6 pages) 46 0 4.2 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Canterbury Tales. How does Chaucer show the rapid decline of aristocracy through two of his characters?

eys his values during the medieval period. Chaucer stresses that the Knight is a modest and refined gentlemen in the court: "And in his bearing modest as a maid / He never yet a boorish thing had said ...

(2 pages) 29 0 3.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Canterbury Tales" by Geoffrey Chaucher

"The Root Of All Evil" By Graham Greene.

n the town began meeting for nightly talks, and the consumption of alcohol. There were a few of the gentlemen who felt that they needed to gather together secretly, so that annoying intruders would no ...

(2 pages) 28 0 4.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The novel, entitled GREAT EXPECTATIONS, was written by the remarkable Charles Dickens. My report tackles the overall view of the story including the characters & their backgrounds.

in the village who helped in the Gargery household when Mrs. Joe was attacked.Herbert Pocket-a poor gentlemen who lived with Pip when he was already loiving in London.Mr. Wemmick-short, dry man with g ...

(6 pages) 48 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

An analysis of Emily Dickinson's poem, "because i could not stop for death".

, tone and mood, and figurative language.This is a picturesque poem portraying death as a courteous gentlemen who drops by in his carriage and picks up a lovely lady for a ride toward the afterworld. ...

(3 pages) 150 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

How the marshall plan helped ireland after WW2

"I need not tell you gentlemen that the world situation is very serious. That must be apparent to all intelligent people. ...

(6 pages) 30 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Take these broken wings by lynn andrews

for a rich family in a big house then saved Hannah. There, she falls in love with one of the young gentlemen of the house, however, this young gentleman then marries someone else and she is so heart ...

(3 pages) 16 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"A Choice" assignment: you are a juror at the trial of Socrates. what punishment would you argue for?

we must accept Socrates' assessment of thirty minae. I know this might sound absolutely crazy, but gentlemen please allow me the opportunity to explain my position.Socrates was brought before this as ...

(6 pages) 46 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy