Essays Tagged: "leaves"

Hawthorne's Pride of Intellect

normal person, because of this feeling of superiority. His perception of an ultimate humanisolation leaves him the man most isolated in what Hawthorne describes as that saddest of allprisons, his own ... own heart . . . '(The Minister's Black Veil,228). The veil affects all parts of his life,his fiance leaves him and he can no longer relate to his congregation the same way. 'As a result ofwearing the ...

(3 pages) 62 0 4.5 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Confused But Not Mad - Hamlet

other-in-law and therefore is living in sin according to the era in which this play was wrote. This leaves Hamlet with no family member to console with, thus he ends up having to deal with his fathers ...

(2 pages) 108 1 4.1 Jan/1994

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

Kate's Soliloquy in The Taming of the Shrew

Kate's soliloquy bring about a joyous conclusion to The Taming of the Shrew. Theaudience leaves the theatre with a pleasant feeling, glad that such a shrew could be tamedso well. Kate herse ... like thestereotypical action figure of today; a character who does the unbelievable effortlesslyand leaves the audience in awe. In the play Petruchio, short after the inception of hisskillful wooing, ...

(2 pages) 60 1 5.0 Nov/1996

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

Public MIsunderstanding of Officer Safety

you walk up to the driver's side window, you are shot 10 times in the face and chest and the driver leaves you for dead. This situation actually occurred in San Diego, CA, 18 months ago. Many like it ...

(3 pages) 59 0 3.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law


a is bad. I believe that marijuana should be made legal.First of all, marijuana refers to the dried leaves and flowers of the cannabis plant,which contain the narcotic chemical THC at various potencie ...

(2 pages) 127 2 5.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

High Schools do not adequately prepare students for college

ne on one time with their students. Many students cannot keep up with the fast paced learning which leaves them to ultimately fail the class or barely pass. When I was in school, we had one teacher to ...

(2 pages) 321 5 4.2 Mar/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

"The Dangers Of Drugs And the Law and Their Importance" this was court ordered so its pollished up for the judge.

First off, marijuana is used in one of three ways. The most common method of use is to roll the leaves in paper and smoke it like a cigarette. Marijuana cigarettes are most commonly referred to as ...

(3 pages) 99 0 3.5 Mar/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Baiame Creation Story - This is about one of the anicent myths of creation, how the Baiames tell it.

er, until a year when the rain ceased to fall. There was little water. The flowers failed to fruit, leaves fell from the dry, withered stems, and there was hunger in the land, a new and terrifying exp ...

(3 pages) 43 0 3.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Cigars vs. Cigarettes (an observation of recent tobacco popularity)

ucted of tobacco, but the care used in raisingfine cigar tobacco is second to none. Only the finest leaves of the plant are selected. Thedrying and fermenting process is long (nine months for filler l ... drying and fermenting process is long (nine months for filler leaves and up to two years forwrapper leaves) and closely watched. Cigarette tobacco is grown for quantity; notnecessarily for quality. No ...

(2 pages) 44 0 3.5 Feb/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

History ignored repeats itself: A peek at Books written by Katherine Ann Porter, Richard Wright And Andrea Lee

problems of his childhood. The problems he encounters include a single parent family, a father who leaves his mother, starvation, and missed child support payments. There is even one seen in the book ... today's society are single parent families, just like in this book. For whatever reason, one parent leaves the other with the kids and never pays the child support. Then when they are sued for the mis ...

(3 pages) 65 0 3.7 Jan/1997

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Catcher In The Rye Response by J.D Sallinger

(the author) never really tells you were the main character 'Holden' is speaking to you from. This leaves the storey open to all kinds of imaginative thoughts as to where he is.The novel starts off w ...

(3 pages) 113 2 3.4 Jan/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Robert Frost's "Road Not Taken"

ing them to make choices and decisions that affect their lives. There is never a straight path that leaves one with but a sole direction in which to head. Regardless of the original message that Rober ... of the original message that Robert Frost had intended to convey in his poem, "The Road Not Taken", leaves its readers with many different interpretations. It is one's past and present with which he l ...

(4 pages) 602 3 4.1 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

an analysis of Robert Frost's " The road not taken"

the roads to follow on the mapof their continuous journey, life. There is never a straight path thatleaves one with but a sole direction in which to head. Regardless of theoriginal message that Robert ... do more of what has never been done, what is new anddifferent.'And both that morning equally lay in leaves no step had troddenblack.' The leaves had covered the ground and since the time they hadfalle ...

(3 pages) 445 0 4.6 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

A Critical Analysis of "The Parting" by Michael Drayton

llation process means that the waffle that would have filled up a piece of prose has to be cut, and leaves a much clearer, less cluttered version of his feelings. Often, he has to sum up in one line o ... emains a slight hint in the second half, as the author threatens his lover, telling her that if she leaves him, then she will be a murderess, having killed not just their love, but love itself.It is c ...

(3 pages) 73 0 4.4 Dec/1995

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

This paper argues that Aristotle's high-minded personality would not make a good friend, and examines the works of Aristotle.

can compare themselves to Aristotle, as he is far superior intellectually and philosophically. This leaves Aristotle to be a bad friend because he is superior to anyone wanting to create a friendship ...

(6 pages) 150 2 4.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

The boss, a crutical analysis of Katherine Mansfield's The Fly

there are many obstacles to face. The road to a successful business is a very treacherous one that leaves many people heartbroken or hopeless. The boss is an example of someone who has traveled this ... ch and is able to thrive, but when will he no longer be able to endure? That is why the fly's death leaves the boss feeling wretched and frightened.In the end, the boss doesn't want the incident with ...

(4 pages) 111 0 3.7 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Relationship between Stella and Stanley in Scene 4 of 'A Streetcar Named Desire'.

derstanding of what has happened prier to it.Scene three is set at Stanley's poker game, when Mitch leaves the game, to chat to Blanche, Stanley becomes more and more annoyed, and smashes a radio. Ste ...

(3 pages) 85 0 4.0 May/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Missing Dialogue in "Antigone" by Sophocles

hich we are not told. We must take the situation to be exactly as Sophocles portrays it to us. This leaves the reader to determine the importance of Antigone and Haimon not speaking together alone bef ...

(4 pages) 71 0 3.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

The Motionless Arrow, Aristotle's thoughts on Zeno's Arrow Paradox

t. Though, by finding the premises false, the argument is not sound, and therefore, Zeno's argument leaves much to be said.Deciphering from what we know of the argument by what Aristotle tells us in C ...

(4 pages) 61 1 4.3 Feb/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

Achilles, The Super Yuppie

nd not for honor which is shown through the reasons he decides to leave the battle against Troy. He leaves because Agamemnon does not want to do what he says: Give Chryseis back to her father. Naive a ...

(3 pages) 54 1 2.2 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology