Essays Tagged: "unfaithful"

The Worst of Them All. An essay on "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

's sins, spawned by pure hatred, pale in comparison the sins of Arthur Dimmesdale.Hester Prynne was unfaithful to her husband, Roger Chillingworth. She commits adultery with Arthur Dimmesdale, and for ...

(5 pages) 63 0 5.0 Apr/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

An analysis of "True Love" by Judith Viorst An essay about a poem which talks about love and what a marriage is really like. I'm sure this could be improved, I'd appreciate any help.

s her. When he works late, the wife would rather imagine him dead than the alternative of him being unfaithful to her. They do not show resentment or hatred towards each other because they are in love ...

(2 pages) 104 0 3.4 Jun/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Betrayal." A more personal essay about betrayal. Refers to Hamlet, WWII, and a famous quote.

t's something that happens more and more as one grows older. By definition, betrayal can mean to be unfaithful, to deliver something to an enemy by treachery, or to desert a person in the time of need ... ," and secondly, it is downright malicious.The first example of betrayal that I have given is to be unfaithful. In my eyes, this is probably the worst form of betrayal. I think this because I have bee ...

(2 pages) 32 0 3.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Muriel's Wedding

ilm, Muriel's Wedding. Most of these dysfunctions have to do with the fact that Muriel's father was unfaithful and he treated his family badly. Some of the things that Muriel's father did were tell ev ... her whole life because her dad was cheating on her mom. Because of this, she might feel that he was unfaithful to Muriel herself for many other things. This affects the mental state of a person becaus ...

(2 pages) 21 0 4.0 Dec/2003

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

Scarlet Letter, character analysis on Hester Pryne

ress. Hester possessed much strength and just as many weaknesses. One of those weaknesses was being unfaithful to her husband. Hester committed adultery with Reverend Dimmesdale. She was sentenced to ...

(1 pages) 24 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Audience Reactionsd and Attitudes to Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare

not. In Act 2 Scene 2 of the play, Don John plots to frame Hero and make it look like she has been unfaithful to her fiancée the night before they are due to marry. This then sparks outrage fr ... Claudio and Hero is about to take place, Claudio, Don Pedro and Don Pedro think that Hero has been unfaithful and is no longer a virgin. However, they have been misled and the other characters are no ...

(10 pages) 37 0 4.3 Feb/2004

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

"Othello" by William Shakespear.It is 1,685 words (5pages) and it is for a bookreport. I got an "A" on it.

fe, Desdemona, is killed by Othello. Based on evidence Iago gave him, Othello believes she has been unfaithful. Iago also stabbed both his wife, Emilia, and his pawn named Roderigo. The play is an in ... . He does this by making him jealous. Iago attempts to make Othello believe that Desdemona is being unfaithful to him because she is having an affair with Cassio. This is untrue, but eventually Othell ...

(7 pages) 88 0 3.9 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Lies Upon Lies: A thematic explication of William Shakespeare's Sonnet 138

he narrator depicts his relationship and its entanglement in lies. Although the narrator's lover is unfaithful, both pretend to be oblivious to the situation. Through punning and connotation, Shakespe ... ruth. Secondly, the couplet can mean they physically "lie" with each other, and the woman's faulty (unfaithful) lies allow them to maintain a functional relationship. The fact that both meanings work ...

(2 pages) 45 0 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Book report of "The Death of a Salesman" by Arthur Miller.

g successful. This unsettling component in Willy's suicide is not the only ingredient in the pot.An unfaithful deed is the next step towards death in Willy's fate. While away on a business trip, Willy ... ilt hangs over his head. This guilt eats away at his marriage and puts him in a depressed mood. The unfaithfulness is only the second puzzle piece in Willy's death.The final page in Willy's book is no ...

(2 pages) 24 0 2.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Similarities of Unfaithful and Paradise Lost

Unique and divine, Unfaithful finds a way to tell a simple story, perhaps the simplest story of all. Unfaithful appears ... lls due to her temptation for Paul Martel.The viewers are supposed to like all of the characters in Unfaithful, and yet in someway they can't like any of them. Paul Martel is a brilliant example of th ... 's not how they live that makes a place paradise, but loving each other that creates a paradise. In Unfaithful Connie and Edward know that if they stay in the United States, they are bound to be caugh ...

(4 pages) 34 0 5.0 Apr/2004

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

Discuss how the character of Othello was important in drawing your interest as a reader.

when he allows his ensign's diabolical nature to corrupt him and make him believe that his wife is unfaithful. Shakespeare dramatises through the character of Othello, the tragedy of a man whose inse ... usted friend" Iago begins to plant seeds of doubt in his mind by suggesting his wife, Desdemona, is unfaithful. Othello says simply but fiercely, "Villain, be sure thou prove my love a whore; Be sure ...

(3 pages) 43 0 4.1 Apr/2004

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

Tricks and Manipulation

manipulated. For example Don John and Borachio trick Claudio and the Prince into believing Hero is unfaithful. As in the tradition of Shakespeare, the Friar deceives everybody into thinking Hero is d ... omantic comedy. Don John and Borachio manipulate Claudio and the Prince into believing that Hero is unfaithful the night before she is to get married. Don John and Borachio does this by having Borachi ...

(3 pages) 22 0 0.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Detailed Outline of "Othello"

lo demotes Cassio from his position of lieutenant.C. Iago convinces Othello that Desdemona is being unfaithful.1. Iago places Desdemona's handkerchief near Cassio's bedroom.2. Iago tells Othello he sa ...

(1 pages) 32 0 1.0 Nov/2004

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

Muslim Empire vs. Byzantine Empire

. Rome fell around 450 B.C. due to tax farming, no support of the people, a corrupt government, an unfaithful army, and the increased use of slave labor. As an effect of the decline of Rome and the ...

(3 pages) 43 0 1.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Othello Character Anaylsis

him his job back which Iago takes full advantage. Iago is able to convince Othello that his wife is unfaithful which leads to many situations at the end of the play.Shakespeare portrays Othello as a s ... rogresses he is tricked and loses all trust in his wife and kills her for being what he suspects is unfaithful. This shows that he is jealous and not as trustworthy as once portrayed. In the conclusio ...

(3 pages) 54 0 4.7 May/2005

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

The crusade and the crusades of today. Question 1> Is religion just a coverup for war? Question 2> why has war and religion always been walking hand in hand?

d land, Palestine. Arabs at that time wasn't called Arabs but they where called Mohammedans or "the unfaithful" by the Christian people. The Arabs where starting to be more intolerant then before even ...

(8 pages) 58 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History


a good reputation.Along with this was the belief that there was no way to tell if a woman was being unfaithful. The quote: "O well painted passion" indicates this assumption (IV.i.250).In Othello, all ...

(6 pages) 52 1 4.2 Aug/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Gertrude and Claudius - study notes

GertrudeShe did not merely marry a second time but was also unfaithful to her husband while he was alive; this is indubitable since the Ghost states so.On the o ...

(4 pages) 14 0 0.0 Mar/2006

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

Othello - acting techniques for act 5 scene 2

er husband, Othello, who is misguided by his jealously and hatred at the thought of Desdemona being unfaithful to him.This play, Othello, is a tragedy; and this scene is the climax of the tragedy. It ...

(2 pages) 35 0 2.8 May/2006

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

"The Lady with the Dog" A forbidden love

in Moscow. Disputing his marital status, Guruv is a person who dislikes being at home and has been unfaithful to his wife for a long time already. He considers women as a lower race, and thus he feel ... ugh he has a complete life among society with a wife and kids, he is not happy. Gurov is constantly unfaithful to his wife. He speaks slightingly of women, "to whom he reffered as the lower race" (222 ...

(7 pages) 94 3 4.4 Jul/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature