Essays Tagged: "Sorrow"

Confused But Not Mad - Hamlet

Prince Hamlet father, Hamlet. We have the first sight of how confused Hamlet is by saying he has no sorrow of the death of his father. In reality, Hamlet does not wish for anyone to know how he is rea ...

(2 pages) 108 1 4.1 Jan/1994

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


exposed to new and unfamiliar things . Life would be absent and bare of the richness of it happy or sorrow. Many scientists are still unsure of all that happens and what and how memory works. They are ...

(4 pages) 284 1 4.9 Feb/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Artist - Kathe Kollwitz. Born 1867 died 1945. Disscuss how her two artworks reveal the suffering of humanity and social workind class

ted in Kollwitz' artwork, 'Woman with dead child' because the mother's face is hidden, showing deep sorrow. The two are entangled in eachother, almost as if they are one being.Kollwitz' work has a com ...

(2 pages) 248 3 4.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists


he verdict is just. The conversation that takes place between Proctor and Elizabeth is'above sorrow, beyond it.' They are bewildered by the hatred against them.They know they have done nothing, ...

(2 pages) 75 0 4.1 Dec/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

'Misery' by Antov Chekhov

rounding areas. ' The familiar gray landscape.' (30)The dis-pair and loneliness that Iona feels are sorrow. 'May it do you good . . . But my son is dead, mate . . . Do you hear?' (33). Iona desperatel ...

(3 pages) 71 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Between Friends

ook shelves. Every book I lift offthe shelf pinpoints a time in my life. They represent all the joy,sorrow, and laughter felt in my life. The large, shiny red poetrybook my father read to me reminds m ...

(3 pages) 149 0 4.1 Sep/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Ascending to Darkness. This is a short story fantasy story about a young elf who goes into the world seeking magic just to be corrupted by evil lure of power.

on the road that I have traveled I see clearly what I set out to become. If only I can remember how sorrow and happiness feels to experience my life, if I can call it thus, would be a heaven compared ...

(4 pages) 251 2 4.8 Apr/2002

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

Analysis of Poe's "The Fall of the House of Usher"

hopes that his friend might afford him solace. Though his mental problems were a large part of his sorrow, most of it was due to his sister's illness. Much of the narrator's time at The House of Ushe ... of the people in it. This is shown in the poem in the following line, "But evil things, in robes of sorrow, Assailed the monarch's high estate." (211,V) And this is exactly what happens in the house, ...

(4 pages) 146 0 3.3 Jan/1996

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

Oh the Sorrow

Oh the Sorrow...During the 20th century, there was an evident disillusion and disintegrationin religious vi ...

(3 pages) 69 0 4.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama


a face so fair,Blinded by her porcelain skin,And tempted by unrelenting sin.Such beauty brings but sorrow,Struck deeply by Cupid's arrow,Her delicate hands torture my mind,Such unknowing cruelty from ...

(1 pages) 40 0 3.7 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Literary criticism and anlysis of "Richard Cory," "I'm nobody! Who are you?," and "We wear the mask."

dness, kills himself. "We wear the mask" by Dunbar shows us society's use of a "mask" to hide their sorrow and grief, grinning and smiling when they truly feel overwhelmed with sadness. Dickinson's "I ... self, instead, a false face is given, one which smiles and does not let the underlying, suppressed sorrows show. Humanity, as seen through the eyes of Dunbar in "We wear the mask," is deceiving itsel ...

(6 pages) 310 0 4.2 May/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Triumph over tragedy. Speaks of Kate Chopin's "The avakening"

uliet springs into our mind. Thoughts of lost love and torments abound. The most human of emotions, sorrow, overwhelms us. We shudder, a chill creeps up our spine. We agonize over the tragedy, and the ...

(5 pages) 95 0 5.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Themes in Blindness. In an oppressed society of people who have contracted white blindness, degredation, oppression and savagry become epitomy of these peoples

ny lesions, recent or old acquired or innate." The soul in its clouded state of indecision, sin and sorrow, is not damaged, but merely preparing for a new vision.The inability to see represents and ma ...

(2 pages) 68 0 3.0 May/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Look Back at the Crusades

e Crusades had a great impact on my life. It brought both times of excitementand also many times of sorrow. The Crusades first started in 1095 (Oakes 50) when aman, Peter the Hermit, went through Euro ...

(4 pages) 78 0 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Use of colors to symbolize the many different intangible ideas in the book "The Great Gatsby" by F.Sott Fitzgerald

ngswhen they want you to see what they are trying to express. Like if an artist is trying toexpress sorrow or death he often uses blacks blues, and grays basically he uses drearycolors. You automatica ...

(3 pages) 62 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

This essay is a breif discripition of how the KKK formed and who the founding fathers were.

cts of the war. Many of them lost their homes and plantations. The people needed a release from the sorrow of everyday life.In 1865, six men from a small town in Tennessee began what has grown to be t ...

(3 pages) 97 1 4.5 May/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Lyndon Baines Johnson

loss that cannot be weighed. For me, it is a deep personaltragedy. I know that the world shares the sorrow that Mrs. Kennedy and her family bear. I will domy best. That is all I can do. I ask for your ...

(5 pages) 81 0 4.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

An essay comparing and contrasting the two poems: "Island Man" by Grace Nichols and "The Fringe of the Sea", by A.L. Hendriks. (UK English GCSE Coursework, KS 4)

hear the poem, you may also hear "Mourning". This gives the idea that it is sad, there seems to be sorrow in mornings. Most people don't like mornings, they suggest work, tiredness. This is like the ...

(8 pages) 103 2 3.0 Oct/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Growth Through Oppression

1). The stories seem too horrible for many to believe. Wright's life itself is dark and filled with sorrow, but the way in which Wright describes other blacks and their stories give a more braud pictu ... Richard is sent away with an uncle, and his brother goes to the north with aunt Maggie.The constant sorrow and tragedy that marks Wright's childhood forces Wright to become mature very early in life. ...

(4 pages) 41 0 4.8 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The was a reaction paper for the poem the Raven. I submitted this for an American Lit class and recieved 10/10 points.

he hypnotic monotony of rhythm reflected the speaker's frame of mind. The poem is clearly about the sorrow he experienced over the death of his wife and her ideal, spiritual love. The raven, being a s ...

(1 pages) 110 1 3.2 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American