Essays Tagged: "Romulus My Father"

"Romulus My Father".

In the Biography "Romulus, my father" written by Raimond Gaita, Romulus believes that nothing in life matters so much ... , a strong work ethic and enduring friendships such as his one with Hora were the foundation of how Romulus believed life should be lived and he was a perfect illustration of his definition of decency ... suffering however unwanted are a part of life's unpredictability and can simply not be avoided. In Romulus' case mental illness, death and heartbreak were all present at some point in his life and th ...

(5 pages) 51 0 4.3 Sep/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

The biography, "Romulus My Father", shows that a persons attitude is the key to life. Discuss

Romulus My Father gives an insight into a person's attitude towards life. Different attitudes and mo ... s attitude towards honesty, loyalty, courage, charity and capacity for hard work is the key to life.Romulus's attitude towards honesty is the most important of his many values. Romulus strongly believ ... cessary for strength of character". This was in unison combined with is attitude towards hard work. Romulus maintained that one could not achieve great work without rigorous honesty. He tells Raimond ...

(2 pages) 44 0 2.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

"Romulus, My Father"

In the biography of "Romulus My Father" the characters encounter many different situations and journey to foreign lands, ... these we see characters become independent, stronger, weaker and even loose control and breakdown. Romulus meets a girl called Christine, although he likes her, he doesn't value all the aspects of he ... he doesn't value all the aspects of her personality he changes and adapts to her needs and desires. Romulus later has a metal breakdown and commits himself to a mental institution, because of this he ...

(3 pages) 31 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature