Essays Tagged: "married couple"

Prevelant Issues in Surrogate Parenting

The Prevalent Issues of Surrogate ParentingSurrogate parenting refers to an arrangement between a married couple who is unable to have a child because of the wife's infertility and a fertile woman w ... an indefinite number of years for an adoptable baby, as generally happens at the present time. The married couple obtains a child who is the husband's biological offspring- a child for whose existenc ...

(7 pages) 143 0 4.3 Oct/1996

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

Conduit - Technology versus Communication

hen one J ~sKePtic~ : (Grins) Maybe, I try to entertain in more ways than one (smiles)neXus : You 2 married, cuz you sound like it...IMHO neXus : In my humble opinon, you sound like a married couple!A ...

(13 pages) 261 0 2.8 Apr/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Some of the themes that appear in Death of a Salesman and Fences are explained and compared in this essay

lson's Fences, the fence, and the seeds tell us how Troy and Rose deal with their relationship as a married couple. These plays are riddled with symbols and many of them help us learn more about the m ...

(2 pages) 137 0 3.7 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Symbolism in Nathaniel Hawthorne's "The Birthmark"

ting nature even while guessing the inevitable consequences. The main characters in the story are a married couple by the names Aylmer and Georgiana. There is no doubt that the two are truly in love, ...

(3 pages) 135 0 4.3 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The good and bad aspects of getting divorced or staying together "for the children".

Truly Best?"Our generation sees divorce as the first resort, not the last. At one point in time, a married couple having problems in their marriage would choose to stay together for no other reason t ... r school and nation are in the same boat, pursuing childish happiness with the same energy as their married-parent peers." What children really need is a good model for their own relationships when th ...

(6 pages) 144 1 0.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

Analysis of "The Oval Portrait" by Edgar Allen Poe.

ait," written by Edgar Allen Poe. It is a chilling tale, describing the two different passions of a married couple. The husband, a painter, requests that the wife let him paint her portrait, and in ob ...

(4 pages) 53 0 0.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Edgar Allan Poe

Gay n lesbian marriages.

Gay and lesbians should have the same rights as those of married heterosexual couples. All the gay community wants to do is have the same benefits and respon ... ouples. All the gay community wants to do is have the same benefits and responsibilities like other married couple. I believe that regardless of who you want to marry no one should have the right to t ... marry not because of sexual behaviors but because they want to have equal rights the same way that married heterosexuals do. For example, social security benefits, making partner medical decisions, r ...

(4 pages) 183 2 4.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Changing Definition of Families Today

sition has changed much in the last hundred years. The "traditional family" -- once identified as a married couple who are the biological parents of the children in the household with father working o ... families became more diversified. Many soldiers who returned from the war, found their sweethearts married or divorced, with children already. There were also children that had been conceived during ...

(3 pages) 213 0 3.4 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Poverty in The US

cash income was less than $18,100; for a family of three, the poverty threshold was $15,020; for a married couple, $11,940; and for an individual, $8,860. . The number of poor families in America inc ...

(7 pages) 323 0 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Power in "The Rumor"; on John Updike's "The Rumor"

The Power in "The Rumor"John Updike's story "The Rumor" is about the struggle of a married couple to maintain their normal (and rather boring) existence amid rumors that Frank Whittie ...

(3 pages) 25 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

These tragedies are founded on family relations. How does the introduction of incest enhance the power of the family structure here? How does it pervert it?

en spouses of kids and their parents. Nobody was initially related to each other and unless it is a married couple who came from two different families, there are no sexual relationships whatsoever. I ... Oedipus the King" , Sophocles wrote about the ruler of Thebes who crossed the line of relations and married his mom. That changed his family structure and it made it disgusting not only for readers, b ...

(1 pages) 34 0 3.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature

UK child law and Parental responsibility

less it is proved that he did not consent to the treatment. Thus, in Re CH (Contact: Parentage) , a married couple tried unsuccessfully to have a child. They received fertility treatment together; and ... s the position of a couple living together in a stable relationship outside marriage with that of a married couple. It is provided that where a sperm has been used "in the course of treatment services ...

(20 pages) 148 0 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

"Truth Naked"

Truth Naked stars a professional married couple, Tom and Susana Ever. Their mission is to enlighten and energize the human spirit thr ... r. "Truth Naked" was interesting and at times a bit awkward for the audience. Since the dancers are married, they didn't have much of a problem being sexually explicit on stage with each other. Howeve ...

(3 pages) 52 1 1.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Lamb to the slaughter by Roal Dahl

oal Dahl. The story takes place one evening in the home of the Maloneys, who seem to be an ordinary married couple. Mary Maloney was waiting for her husband Patrick, a policeman, to come home. Mary is ...

(3 pages) 50 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Business Ethics and Entrepreneurship

he legal issue's that could come up? If this is to be a family run business what problems could the married couple face? In this paper I will explore each of these questions and provide detailed answe ... nsf/vwHTMLPages/insurance.html) If the companies needs change so will the insurance coverage.When a married couple runs a small business together there are things that must be taken into consideration ...

(3 pages) 173 1 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Broken Promises A short drama between a married couple problems resulting from too many broken promises.

Broken Promises is a short drama between a married couple problems resulting from too many broken promises. Cynthia is the protagonist wife who ... at the urging of her very traditional Mexican family's constant argument "women are suppose to get married and have babies, college is for men" she finally agreed to the marriage. Since marrying Pete ... y but Pete refused. Pete always resented the fact that he wasn't good enough for Cynthia. Once Pete married Cynthia and she became his property in his eyes placed his heart on the shelf and he no long ...

(4 pages) 39 0 3.5 Jun/2004

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

Jane Austen's Pride And Prejudice.

ey had an order to follow, the order was decided upon age and marital status. If you were young and married you took priority over an older sibling if they were not married. They were all very formal ... ards each other, you would call people by their last name after Miss, Mrs or Mr. Even if you were a married couple you would still refer to and call each other by the last name.Marriage was a desirabl ...

(2 pages) 47 0 2.8 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


e only one child to take his or her place in the population after his or her death. For instance, a married couple could have two children, one replacing the father and one replacing the mother. This ...

(6 pages) 124 1 4.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Ethical Issues in the movie "Godsend"

ical thriller about the extraordinary powers of scientific knowledge. Paul and Jessie are a happily married couple with an eight year old son named Adam. A tragic accident occurs the day after Adam's ...

(3 pages) 42 0 3.8 Oct/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies


Marriage is the state of being a married couple voluntarily joined for life (or until divorce). When people are allowed to get marrie ... his own nature, that we be a visualization of his glory.There are a number of reasons for us to get married, these are a few examples, to commit yourself to the person you love for a lifetime and it i ... together let no man pit asunder'With this declaration from the vicar or minister the couple are now married and the register can be signed. The congregation stay seated. Two witnesses are required to ...

(4 pages) 166 2 3.5 Dec/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith