Essays Tagged: "time out"

The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln and The Conspiracy of 1865. An imagined autobiography of the assassinator.

hide between the spaces of light and my sanity; trying to write. Here I sit; staring, for the last time out a porthole of a window into a world of whose pleasures I will no longer experience. It is s ... . Had I alerted the proper authorities, Mr. Lincoln might still be alive. Cowardly am I.But now the time has come when further forbearance and silence would be a crime against myself. And though I sho ...

(10 pages) 58 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


acingSome people may think that staying up late at night and gambling on street races is a waste of time. Out of the people that think that, how many of them have actually witnessed a race? I can hone ... , getting the race set to the final verdict at the quarter mile mark intrigued me. After going many times I became a "regular" and began to learn what goes on behind the scenes.Drag racing is a straig ...

(11 pages) 87 0 3.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Effective ways to improve communication between teenagers and their parents.

everal ways to improve the communication between teenagers and parents.Parents need to find quality time out of their busy schedule to talk with their children. Parents should take advantage of everyd ... their parents. They need lively adults who are present and awake. In this way, parents could spend time with their children, engaging in activities that suit their age and interests.Teenagers always ...

(3 pages) 63 0 5.0 Sep/2003

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

Argumentative paper for sex education in school

ee that sex education should not be taught to children in school. Are these parents willing to take time out of their busy schedule to sit their children down and have a one - on -one conversation wit ...

(3 pages) 347 1 4.8 Dec/2003

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


hase can be of long and short duration. The higher the stress and buildup, the harder it is to take time out and avoid abusive behavior.The woman tries to calm the man by becoming nurturing and compli ... control of the situation, and/or partner. If she resists, the batterer may become more violent.Sometimes the woman will provoke the batterer because she can no longer tolerate theoverwhelming stress ...

(7 pages) 146 1 3.8 Dec/2003

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

The growth of lambs: Does the number of lambs per ewe affect their rate of growth?

I will make it a fair test by feeding all the ewes the same food and giving them the same amount of time out at grass. I will also keep them in the same housing environment kept at the same temperatur ... eate. To make this a fair test I will weigh the lambs on the same day of every week and at the same time of the day. I will also make sure that my weigh crate is on zero before I start weighing the la ...

(2 pages) 14 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

America Appreciation

America The FreeAre you proud of our country? Do you ever take time out to appreciate our freedom, or do you just take it for granted, and expect it to be there fo ... eque. I don't believe this holiday was intended to just eat hamburgers and hot dogs and have a good time, I believe the point is to remember our veterans and celebrate our freedom!Walking around schoo ... !"In my perspective, American's really don't know how good we've got it. A lot of us don't take the time or day to acknowledge how we got our freedom. Maybe if we all spent one day in Afghanistan or a ...

(2 pages) 41 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Write a fim review based on the movie 'two hands'

Cinema Papers 15/04/2004~ TWO HANDS: LOCKED IN CHECK MATE ! ~Sam Hultier takes time out to explore and analyse Gregor Jordan's cinematic work of genius of his latest film 'Two Han ... rown). Pando is the local crime boss of the criminal underworld in King's Cross and no one is a big time crook until you have done a couple of impressive jobs for him. Jimmy (Heath Ledger) wants to be ... ants to be apart of the big league and accepts a job from Pando. Unfortunately Jimmy screwed up big time and now Pando wants to get him back for a little bit of pay back. You are taken along for the r ...

(3 pages) 20 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The relationship between News and Ideology

out recent events in country or world or in a particular area of activity. "The world is in a rush; time is ideological." As a piece of news, it must be published on time. In the article of "Newsmen a ... deological." As a piece of news, it must be published on time. In the article of "Newsmen and their time machine", describe the importance of time is "news is 'hot', when it's most immediate. It's cou ...

(3 pages) 52 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Letter to the Editor of the Red Deer Advocate regarding an article published about a boy being possessed by the devil.

estigation should have gone forth before this article was published. Thank-you very much for taking time out of your schedule to read my letter.Sincerely,

(1 pages) 35 0 3.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Alternative

The Gender Roles In Bend It Like Beckham

to her parents in order to go to soccer practices and games. She pretends that she has a job to get time out of the house. Jessie bends the rules of her gender, her culture, and her family traditions ... ghter focus on school and marriage. Jules' mom fears that her daughter's short hair cut and all the time she spend playing soccer will interfere with her meeting a boy. In one of the first scenes of t ...

(2 pages) 133 4 3.8 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis


t over homework not done and would make the perfect excuses for what we had done wrong.I remember a time when we were in Year 5 and we had just broken a stained glass window with a soccer ball. I had ... er ball. I had kicked it in through the window but Felicity took the blame for it and had to go on 'time out'. That was exactly what she was like. She would stand up for anyone and try to practice bei ...

(5 pages) 113 2 4.2 Jun/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Why People Tan

A quick trip to paradise amongst a hectic day. Many female customers have told me that it is their 'time-out'; their distraction from their work, kids, and husband. But one day last summer, one custom ... ersation, she nonchalantly tossed in the fact that she had skin cancer. Yet, she still tanned a few times a week. I never asked why she continued to tan. I didn't feel it was my business. But it got m ...

(5 pages) 54 2 4.2 Feb/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


sent out notices to cease and desist to two webmasters of fan "King Of The Hill" websites. Fox Primetime has cracked down on fan sites before, most notably those saluting "The X-Files."It boggles the ... the mind why fan sites pose such a threat to the studios. It would seem that for a fan to take the time and spend the money to build a website without any hope of financial reward would be the suprem ...

(4 pages) 18 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

An Iconic Review on a celebrity: Mel Gibson

Good Morning Esteemed Ladies and Gentlemen of the Queensland University Press. Thank you for taking time out of your busy schedules to listen to my presentation. I assure you, it won't be a waste of y ... of awards including, winning the peoples choice award for being the favorite Motion Picture Actor 6 times since 1991. Over the years, Mel Gibson has picked up numerous Academy Awards, MTV Movie Awards ...

(3 pages) 20 0 5.0 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Jane Eyre": Loves vs. Autonomy.

affection towards Jane in any way, shape, or form; for they all despised her. She spent most of her time out of contact of others. The most contact she had with someone was a household maid, Bessie Le ... love and autonomy rages within her. She wants to be loved but she doesn't to loose her autonomy.As time passes, eight years to be precise, Jane decides she needs to move on with her life somewhere aw ...

(6 pages) 28 0 0.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Why people work?

books, etc.? Why would they have to?What you'd probably end up doing would be spending most of your time out in the fields growing your own food, or looking after your cows for milk and meat, your she ... t agree with this statement, but is money the main reason why so many people spend so much of their time working?Surely work gives us other things as well as money?Go back to your farm for a second . ...

(7 pages) 48 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Analysis of "Lord of the Flies" by William Golding

our era, the preferred method of teaching a child is, "Timmy, if you hit your brother, you'll get a time out." When, if society were rational, it would be, "Timmy, if you hit your brother, it will hur ...

(2 pages) 1045 0 3.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Lord of the Flies" by Sir William Gerald Golding

An Emotional Essay About War

out there and their hope is to win and they loose, that can hurt too. You would feel that you took time out of life and tried the best you could but you basically wasted you're and it was meaningless ... r to, and even if we try to it will be extremely hard. Wars/fights can be unfair and like hell. Sometimes people don't even know the other side of the story or they misunderstood what happened. That c ...

(2 pages) 19 0 1.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Automatic Repeat Request (ARQ) Protocols

te-up 1"Automatic Repeat Request (ARQ) Protocols"David Luong 991657/5�1.2 PreparationUsing a time diagram, describe how Stop-and-Wait operates using positive acknowledgments and timeouts.This t ... Knowledgement) before sending the next packet. If a response is not received, the transmitter has a time-out mechanism that will retransmit the current packet after a fixed set time. The receiver does ...

(20 pages) 27 0 4.0 May/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering > Electrical Engineering