Essays Tagged: "Glasses"

Pakistani Food

would take time to adjust to the different style of food. The waiter finally came around holding 6 glasses of water in one hand; it was truly a site to see. I noticed when he came that he didn't brin ...

(3 pages) 60 0 4.8 Mar/2002

Subjects: Art Essays

Pictures by Jørgen Schytte & Lilian Bolwinkel

f conference room. He has got his right hand on top of two books, and in the left he is holding his glasses. He is wearing a nice suit and definitely looks like a bigwig, hereby I mean that he is work ... sition where he is looking thoughtful and in control of things. To emphasize this he is holding his glasses in one hand and the other he got on top of two books, and by sitting by the huge empty table ...

(3 pages) 55 0 3.1 Mar/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Stereotyped Librarians in Movies

that most people thought librarians were quiet, mean, stern, single or unmarried, stuffy, and wore glasses. In most cases, librarians have proven to be sweet, fun-loving people. Hollywood created thi ... alled an information science.I have known many librarians. Although some may have been old and wore glasses, they were not the stereotypical librarian. They were extremely knowledgeable and helpful. T ...

(3 pages) 51 1 3.7 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

"The Monkey's Paw " by W.W.Jacobs

in. His name was Sergeant-Major Morris. He sat down in the seat nearest the fire, and after several glasses of whiskey he began to talk. He talked about some of his war experiences, and then of India. ...

(2 pages) 44 0 4.1 Nov/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

No Coins, Please

as always jabbering on and on about his old friend, Pete Ogrodnick.Howie, a tall, thin, blond, with glasses who seemed to be on the respective side.Nick, a boy that would go through life being superst ...

(3 pages) 46 1 2.6 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

the topic of animal Instinct in "Lord of the flies" by William Golding

all young boys trapped on a deserted island in the Pacific.Piggy was a nonathletic, fat child with glasses and asthma. He was the child who was least effected by the evil inside of himself. Piggy was ...

(4 pages) 34 0 3.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Lord of the Flies" by Sir William Gerald Golding

"The Lord of the Flies"

was made fun of and teased about his weight and it drove him crazy. He met Ralph first. Piggy wore glasses, which later proved vital for fire making. The best way to get to Piggy was to take away his ... ere fought back and retreated, but managed to complete their objective...which was to steal Piggy's glasses.Chapter 11- Ralph's lot are in shock because Piggy's specs were taken and they immediately d ...

(6 pages) 71 0 4.7 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The empty desk.

t."I was terrified", He once told me. I just giggled.He used to sit at his desk, newspaper in hand, glasses on. I would walk in everyday after school and he would put down his newspaper and smile at m ...

(2 pages) 35 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Night We Stole the Mounties Car.

where it is you and me. So people say there not prejudice but when they see a skinny short kid with glasses and carrying books they assumed that he is smart. Don't you? Poverty is also a big problem i ... d me, in some short of way. Not always meaning to or even noticing. Like when someone walks in with glasses and a plaid shirt you automatically think that he's smart but that in fact is being prejudic ...

(2 pages) 33 1 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Part 1: Lord of the Flies vs the crusible

ble to have their opinions, even Piggy the scapegoat gets a say; 'I'll go to them and say I want my glasses back'. At one point the girls decide to create a fire dance, our group used movements and so ... suggests that they use glass like a magnifying glass; Jackie sarcastically asked, "where do we get glasses from?" I, (as Simone) glanced at Piggy's glasses subconsciously, then realise what I'm doing ...

(9 pages) 49 0 4.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

The Hitchhiker - A Desciptive Piece

'I'd watch out dear,' warned the elderly woman. Her eyes slanted with concern behind her glasses and her creased forehead glowered at her young grandson's response.'Grandma, you know I can ...

(5 pages) 23 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

The Barbeque

e town of Royston. Now I stood, perplexed, as the small man with rapidly blinking eyes took off his glasses to clean on his waistcoat, and carried on talking."Yes, waiting a very long time for you, ev ...

(8 pages) 117 3 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

War is Arising

once loved will soon be overThe Irish will rely on the luck of the four-leaf cloverThe man with the glasses declared alliance without any guiltAlliance with the country that stars and stripes builtWer ...

(1 pages) 37 1 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Keeping fit?

pond quickly, providing you give them adequate rest and sound nutrition. Like drinking eight to ten glasses (eight ounce) of water each day. This will ensure your replacing fluids lost during exercise ... exercise. You need not wait until you're thirsty. By then, you are in a depleted state. Drink these glasses throughout the day, not all at once. Eliminate junk food. Most fast food restaurants along w ...

(2 pages) 35 1 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Human Cloning: A technology that replaces Humanity

s mother or hands like its father, whether it is going to be fat or skinny, short or tall, and need glasses or not; is determined by the genes.When Dolly was announced to the world, people immediately ...

(5 pages) 126 1 4.1 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biotechnology

Lord of the Flies:If the boys would have picked Jack as their leader, they would have all died before the rescue arrived.

ryone. One of the characters that Jack harasses the most is Piggy. Piggy is a fat, chubby, kid with glasses that is picked on constantly by Jack. Jack steals Piggy's glasses, alienates him in everythi ...

(2 pages) 21 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Lord of the Flies" by Sir William Gerald Golding

Lord Of the Files

erall story. The symbols that best bring out the overall meaning of the story is the conch, Piggy's glasses, and the most important one of all, the Lord of the Flies.The conch shows the start of a civ ... the rules and proper behavior by which they were brought up were forgottenAnother symbol is Piggy's glasses. Piggy himself is symbolized a grown-up figure, with intelligence and common sense. Piggy's ...

(4 pages) 67 2 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

How to Cater an Event

otherwords planned out on a list. This way you will know in numbers how many plates,silverware, and glasses are needed. You will also need to know if there have been centerpieces requested that you wi ... departedstart to go around and clear everything from the tables. Fill the bus tubs with plates, andglasses that will not fit in the extra glass racks. Put all the silverware in a bucket filledwith wa ...

(2 pages) 38 0 4.2 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Cry freedom: Character - Donald Woods. (Describe a main character)

mansion with a pool in the yard. They also have an African maid named Evelyn. He has greying hair, glasses and a cheerful personality. He also considered himself a white liberal.At the beginning Dona ...

(2 pages) 34 0 4.0 Jun/2004

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

Better To Be Born Smarter

e come to define the socially-challenged, yet academically-gifted populations in our schools. Taped glasses, high-water pants, pocket-protectors, well spoken and with high IQs; these are just a few of ... a few of the characteristics that symbolize the stereotypical nerd or geek. Not everyone with taped glasses is a traditional nerd. This is just one of the many ways that society categorizes people. Lu ...

(6 pages) 75 2 4.4 Aug/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays