Essays Tagged: "second thought"

An autobiography of the incident when I went sking for my first time

ittle dizzy by the high altitude, I took a deep breath of the cold frost bitten air. Then without a second thought, I lowered my knees and gave it a quick push.'Ahhhhhhhh!' Oh my God, what have I put ...

(2 pages) 78 0 4.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

"Farewell to Arms" by Hemingway, literary analyisis

occasion taking control of potentially dangerous incidents with quick decision leaving no room for second thought. After Frederick is captured by the battle police, he foresees his inevitable death i ... glasses and we touched them, first fingers extended. The grappa was very strong. ......We drank the second grappa, Rinaldi put away the bottle and we went down the stairs' (Hemingway, 17). Presented w ...

(5 pages) 93 0 4.6 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Ernest Hemingway

How greed and ecnomics can be related. Everything in included here. Good luck!

every person is expected to act in his or her own self-interest without giving the outside world a second thought or glance. Countless economists have been awestruck as they watch people behave irrat ...

(5 pages) 142 1 4.3 Jun/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

The Crucible, THe affects of peer pressure from one to another.

ust wants to help the girls. But in order to help them, they have to confess to witchery. Without a second thought Abigail Williams confesses to being a witch, knowing she is not. Not only does she co ...

(3 pages) 72 0 4.2 Jul/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


er beat her baby and was reported to the child welfare board they would be thrown in jail without a second thought, but just because a child is not yet born doesn't that mean that a mother can do anyt ...

(3 pages) 47 0 5.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs


Eating - Most people do not give this a second thought. It comes as naturally to most people as breathing. For others, however, eating is th ...

(3 pages) 119 4 3.8 Jul/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

This essay vividly illustrates the hardships of childhood education in West Africa.The title is "Education in Africa : A Matter of Survival of the Fittest".

Africa (not mentioned), his eyes wept tears of hopelessness, discouragement, and agony. Without any second thought, my eyes soon became filled with tears of sympathy as I slowly held my hands on his s ...

(3 pages) 56 0 3.6 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

The Big Decision

applications, all of it done with by February my senior year in high school. I never gave college a second thought at that time - it just seemed to me that after high school comes college. No other al ...

(10 pages) 66 2 2.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Schools for Sale: School and Corporate Partnerships

then you're not alone. Most people never give the issue of corporate sponsorships within schools a second glance, little lone a second thought.I can already hear you saying, "Hey, it's just a logo pa ... alls for one payment of $12,000 plus a commission of about $4,800 per year (GAO, 2000, p.15-16).The second reference to unequal funding is noted when it is concluded that "Some commercial activities g ...

(14 pages) 203 0 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Documented essay on "A Doll's House"

ading figures in their homes and in the community. Women, constrained by society, were at a distant second, thought to be merely possessions, "marital chattel," (Archer 223), William Archer, a Scottis ... re." Using the repetition of the word 'my' shows Torvald's true possessive nature. In the first and second acts, Nora responds favorably to the attention she receives from her beauty, dancing, and rec ...

(2 pages) 63 1 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Frankenstein's Paradise - How the characters in Mary Shelley's Frankenstein strongly resemble those in John Milton's Paradise Lost. Originally written by Gregory Conley.

he source material for Frankenstein most likely let the speaking of those four words pass without a second thought to what Henenlotter is paying an homage to. It is, however, very obvious to the knowl ... been lost."Works CitedPrimary SourceShelley, Mary. The Essential Frankenstein. New York: Plume, 1993Secondary SourcesBurris, Skylar H. "Uxoriousness, Genesis, and John Milton's Paradise Lost." Literat ...

(7 pages) 49 0 4.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The "American Dream"

cessity. It is just understood that these things will be there when needed, and is not even given a second thought.An immigrant coming from a poor country would not feel the same way about these "esse ...

(2 pages) 36 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Mark 1

ersus 1 through 45. The first part of the paper are observations/interpretations of the versus, the second part deals with one sentence summarys of verse blocks. Finally there answers to questions dea ... much and demand so much proof by seeing, John among many of the other disciples followed without a second thought.3. Though Jesus was the son of God and mightier than any man, he still portrayed hims ...

(6 pages) 32 0 3.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Right Roles? "The Wife of Bath" Speaks Out: Analysis of the prologue of "The Wife of Bath" from "The Canterbury Tales" by Geoffrey Chaucer.

e Wife of Bath challenged these beliefs that were blindly accepted around her, and did so without a second thought (http://jade...).The first argument of the church against her that she mentions is th ... added that God never set a limit on the permissible number of marriages in either of these passages.Second, she mentions with ample tongue in cheek that King Solomon had far more wives than she had hu ...

(5 pages) 55 0 5.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Canterbury Tales" by Geoffrey Chaucher

Main Characters in "The Wars".

ted to forget all the morals they have learned and go to war to kill everything they see, without a second thought. No previous war at that time had come close to what World War I did to those who fou ... novel shows the everyday brutalities real soldiers of the First World War were facing. Through the secondary characters of "The Wars" Findley aptly illustrates the impact war had on the individuals.

(3 pages) 77 0 3.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


s my mage and to what pint should my body be starved?"� Many may read this and not give it a second thought. In reality many teens face this dilemma everyday. As they wake up in the morning and ... nter of a lot of attention. I found it ironic that these people are enjoying life with out giving a second thought to what they look like. Sometimes people get so caught up in their bodies; they think ...

(3 pages) 544 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Company Man

s that Phil was not a loving father or family man. She uses rhetoric to persuade the reader to give second thought to the obituary's nice way of calling Phil's children "dearly beloved" because, ...

(1 pages) 4045 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

College Essay

coach asked me at a meet if I would run the 3200. I normally did not run this event, but without a second thought, I said I would. On the swimming team, none of the female swimmers wanted to swim the ... the end of each event no matter the outcome. I missed going to District finals in track by a split second in the 800. I was disappointed but I congratulated my opponent with genuine emotion. I kept m ...

(3 pages) 19 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Romeo And Juliet (love In History)

oxymoron, he wears a shirt with a picture of the Virgin Mary on it but kills any Montague without a second thought. He much more opposite of Benvolio than in other movies. Benvolio tries harder to kee ...

(2 pages) 594 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Piano Lesson

understand why Berniece didn't want to let Boy Willie sell that piano, I don't think she even for a second thought about how beneficial it would be to go through with such a sale. That piano would und ...

(1 pages) 11 1 3.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers