Essays Tagged: "Mabel"

D. H. Lawrence "The Horse-Dealer's Daughter" an analysis

her life according to her three verbally abusive brothers."The Horse - Dealer's Daughter" is about Mabel, who tries to commit suicide by drowning herself in a pond. A young doctor, Joe Ferguson, save ... r. This idea was not a first thought to Joe, but he begins to find that he does loves her. However, Mabel thinks she is "too awful" to be loved. When Joe declares over and over that he wants her, and ...

(2 pages) 21069 0 4.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

"The Horse Dealer's Daughter" :Mabel and her need for love.

's Daughter," by D.H Lawrence, depicts an example of this situation. Besides the economic situation Mabel, the main character, is facing with only her three brothers (since their parents died), the st ... y her three brothers (since their parents died), the story focuses mainly on the emotional problems Mabel is suffering through now. Since she feels she has no other positive solution to end them, she ...

(3 pages) 106 0 4.3 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Title: The Horse Dealer's Daughter by D.H. Lawrence. The relationship between two characters: Mabel and Dr.Ferguson.

"The Horse Dealer's Daughter" by D. H. Lawrence describes the function of woman in society. Mabel struggles to live her life because of her three verbally obnoxious brothers. In addition, suic ... erbally obnoxious brothers. In addition, suicide and love play an important role in the story. When Mabel tries to commit suicide, her life changes. She falls in love with a doctor which helps her to ...

(2 pages) 86 0 3.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The Horse Dealer's Daughter." by D.H. Lawerence.

t out certain images. images create ideas and images for the reader to better understand the story. Mabel, one of the two main characters in this story, is depressed and suicidal. After her mother die ... ives.The pond is described as dead and cold. This symbolizes that Dr. Fergusson had no feelings for Mabel before the incident. The narrator describes the pond as lifeless right before the doctor had e ...

(2 pages) 94 1 0.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"Celebration" written by W.D. Valgardson.

of the children in the violent home atmosphere and the poverty that they live in. Whenever Eric and Mabel fought, "the children hid under the Toronto couch, lying absolutely still, making no sound for ... vulnerability the children have, they remove themselves out of sight and presumably, out of danger. Mabel is also touched by feelings of helplessness which is most apparent when she is outside struggl ...

(3 pages) 22 0 1.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Examination of a character in Oscar wilde's "An Ideal Husband". Essay about the role in the play of Lord Goring

ess can get over her strict morality. He also shows how heartful he is when he declares her love to Mabel Chiltern. He chooses to have a pleasant private life rather than a great political career like ... Goring's feelings is the fact that he is not serious about them in front of other people, only with Mabel. We can see that when he is encouraged to go to Mabel and he says: Well, I hope she hasn't cha ...

(2 pages) 37 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


cards. However now he finds himself home alone most of the time, and when she is there her mother, Mabel, usually is as well. To keep himself occupied he starts creating things. His dream is to build ... o build a log house for them but she is skeptical about the whole thing. One day when Leroy is out, Mabel comes in and catches Norma smoking marijuana in their house. Later Leroy is speaking to Mabel ...

(2 pages) 38 0 1.0 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

George Orwell

ir Family was known as civil servants working for the British Empire in India. Orwell's mom was Ida Mabel Blair, the daughter of a French tradesman. Orwell's dad was an agent in the opium department o ...

(7 pages) 31 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

J.R.R. Tolkien - On Matters of Style and Audience

en was born on January 3, 1892 in South Africa to English Bank Manager Arthur Tolkien and his wife, Mabel Suffield. Tolkin's only sibling was his brother Hilary. Arthur died young in South Aftica of a ... who love Tolkien's fiction (J_ R_ R_ Tolkien - Wikipedia. - Tolkien 2Mabel influenced her sons greatly, even in religion. She converted to Catholicism despite vehement p ...

(7 pages) 62 0 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Authors

J.R.R. Tolkien - The Master of the Rings

lerk. He went to South Africa in the 1980's for better prospects of promotion. Along came his wife, Mabel.John R.R. Tolkien was born in Bloemfontein, South Africa, on the 3rd of January, 1892.He later ...

(4 pages) 14 0 0.0 Jul/2006

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

The Horse Dealer’s Daughter

In D.H. Lawrence's "The Horse Dealer's Daughter," Mabel "did not share the same life as her brothers "(195).Mabel Pervin was not close to her br ... ).Mabel Pervin was not close to her brothers, because there were personal and physical separations. Mabel was a plain, uninteresting woman. She seldom showed emotion on her face. In fact her face usua ... ned impassive and unchanged. Her brothers could be described as three handsome and well-spoken men. Mabel was independent, having taken care of the house for ten years without a servant. Even though t ...

(2 pages) 13 0 3.0 Feb/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Setting "Shiloh"

Jean always put herself to work to keep herself busy. She also spent a lot of time with her mother, Mabel. Mabel always talked about this place Shiloh where she and her husband took their honeymoon. S ... ct of Norma Jeans mother and father had taken their honeymoon at Shiloh. This was very important to Mabel but Norma Jean could care less. I think this was because Mabel talked about Shiloh constantly ...

(1 pages) 13 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

J.r.r. Tolkein

arching for pray. Snakes silently slithered in the moonlight.Meanwhile, in the town of Bloemfontein Mabel and Arthur where excepting a baby. On January 3, 1892 John Ronald Reuel was born. After his fa ...

(3 pages) 795 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Horse Dealer's Daugther's Analysis

ht of the movie All the Pretty Horses. Penelope Cruz and Matt Damon can completely fit the roles of Mabel and Jack. I accepted the fact that she didn't tell anyone of her plans for the future, if inde ... you have to. I thought it was a little weird that they assume they love each other since Jack saves Mabel. I think it was a little overbearing on her part to blurt out "Do you love me?" Was Jack ...

(1 pages) 11 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Tolkien's Biography

ned his love for writing from his mother.First, J.R.R. Tolkien was the first-born son of Arthur and Mabel Suffield Tolkien. Tolkien was born on January 3, 1892, in Bloemfontein, South Africa. A servan ...

(4 pages) 9 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Horse Dealer's Daughter

all used as symbols by Lawrence.Human behaviour is often compared to animal behaviour. For example, Mabel's demeanour being compared to a bulldog. Likewise her two brothers are compared to horses and ... s demeanour being compared to a bulldog. Likewise her two brothers are compared to horses and dogs. Mabel's brothers say that Mabel "would have been good looking, save for the impressive fixity of her ...

(3 pages) 19 1 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Horse Dealers Daughter

tatement conjures up thoughts of subservience and control, which are good words to describe the way Mabel and Dr. Fergusson?s marriage would have gone. The easily over looked aspect of this story is t ... an the Cinderella story that a quick reading might elude to. From the beginning of the story we see Mabel as the silent servant to her siblings. Lawrence paints Mabel as a woman being controlled by he ...

(6 pages) 1505 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

In the story "The Horse Dealers Daughter", the author D.

y.although she was not happy, the " sense of money kept her proud and confident" (590). I feel that Mabel remained to cater to her family because those were the only people that ever acknowledged her. ... she has already died a spiritual death.Symbolism begins to play an important role in the story when Mabel visits the churchyard where her mothers' headstone was at rest. She took her time cleaning the ...

(3 pages) 3662 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Harry Harlow - Personal History, Psychological Perspective, and Experiments!

g the social behaviors of monkeys. Harry was born in Fairfield Iowa in 1905, to his parents Lon and Mabel Israel. As a child Harry had an active imagination and quite often suffered from depression. H ...

(5 pages) 17 0 0.0 Sep/2008

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