Essays Tagged: "Valentine"

Day of Surprise

"That's so cool!" I exclaimed. In my hand was a Valentines Day card which folded tomake a spaceship. I was in a Hallmark card shop with my father, l ... we walked up to the counter. My father paid for the card andwe left the store.It was a week before Valentines Day in 1987. I was nine years old and intensely anxious.Expectation for February 14 had o ... some that I held that one day with such great esteem, but to me it was unlike any otherholiday. On Valentines Day I felt loved by everyone. On that day, I would obtain the card that Ihad picked out f ...

(3 pages) 42 0 3.0 Sep/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

This is a great story report on Saint valentine! I got a very good grade!!! Four Pages Long!

Saint Valentine was a well-remembered man. Millions of cards are sent out each year on his feast and death ... out each year on his feast and death day. People buy chocolates for each other in his honor. Saint Valentine is the patron saint of, bee keepers,epilepsy, fainting, greetings, plague, travellers, and ... ntitne, on the observed day of February 14th, died for love.Little is known about the life of Saint Valentine, though much is known about his death. There are many legends of Saint Valentine, his mira ...

(3 pages) 88 2 4.9 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"Ender's Game" by Orson Scott Card.

henes were both excruciatingly influential political figures during their era in history. Peter and Valentine, Ender's siblings, use these names as pseudonyms in the story, to possibly influence and c ... he sense that he wasn't in control of himself. He was in better control of himself than anyone she (Valentine) knew. Peter could delay any desire as long as he needed to; he could conceal any emotion" ...

(4 pages) 77 0 4.6 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Carol Ann Duffy.

is the reality of war and the relationship between war and us.The second poem of Carol Ann Duffy, "Valentine", is about romantic love. The persona is first person "I", and the valentine is in second ... nterest."I give you an onion. It is a moon wrapped in brown paper."The person gives an onion to the valentine, it surprises the readers, because we normally won't associate love with onions. However, ...

(6 pages) 46 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

The home video game industry.

o on to be innovators in their own right, Steve Jobs and Steve Woziak.. Capital was provided by Don Valentine, a successful venture capitalist. The company's first year sales were 3.2 million dollars. ...

(10 pages) 338 3 4.8 Jun/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The essay "Men, Money and Dating" is about how men think they have to show off their money in order to impress their date.

out to a nice restaurant. On special occasions a fancy meal can be nice, like on an anniversary of Valentines Day. But you don't have to sped a lot of money on an expensive restaurant every time that ...

(3 pages) 63 2 4.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

This law paper investigates all aspects of the Rubin Carter case, very good information!!

Lafayette Bar and Grill in Paterson, NJ, and fatally shot three white men.The InvestigationPatricia Valentine, an eyewitness who lived in the tavern above, immediately reported seeing two black men fl ... m Marins, 43, Fred Nauyaks, 61, as well as 51 year-old country-club waitresses Hazel Tanis.Patricia Valentine was the only other recorded eyewitness outside of the two criminals, who identified a desc ...

(9 pages) 56 0 4.2 Feb/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

The Last Tango of Delores Delgado, Author Marelle Day- Crime fiction, genre study.

dead in the middle of a performance. This is where the mystery begins and private detective Claudia Valentine is there to solve it and uncover the truth about the life of Dolores Delgado."The Last Tan ... t Tango Of Dolores Delgado" both keeps and subverts conventions of the crime fiction genre. Claudia Valentine is an assertive, determine woman who lives on her own upstairs of a pub in Sydney. Claudia ...

(3 pages) 17 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Comparison of Love Poems

I am going to compare three different poems: "My Box" by Gillian Clarke, "Valentine" by Carol Ann Duffy and "Shall I compare Thee...?" (Sonnet 18) by William Shakespeare. In ... I feel that the poet is trying to portray that life is short but memories will always outlive them."Valentine" a contemporary poem written by Carol Ann Duffy, is a poem using an extended metaphor abou ... ker is addressing is indeed far 'more lovely' than 'a summer's day.'The poem contrasts very much to Valentine' as it is written in a very positive happy tone with the purpose, in my opinion, being to ...

(10 pages) 103 0 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Twelfth Night summary

In Illyria, the Duke of Illyria, Orsino states he is sick in love with Olivia. Valentine reports to him, however, that she will not see him or any other man for seven years while ...

(5 pages) 30 0 5.0 Jun/2004

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

Comparison between the poems "Love" by George Hilbert and "Valentine" by Carol Ann Duffy

f love: mature love and religious love. I will compare Love (III) by George Hilbert (religious) and Valentine by Carol Ann Duffy (mature) and show the contrasts and trends in both.These two poems have ... r intimacy and identification between God and us by personifying it into a feeling which is common. Valentine is about a woman who has been hurt previously in love affairs and is giving her lover an o ...

(3 pages) 26 1 4.3 Aug/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The Two Gentlemen of Verona" by William Shakespeare

Bosom buddies Valentine and Proteus bid a tearful farewell on a street in Verona. Valentine is off to improve hims ... nturing out to see the world, while Proteus stays home in Verona, tied by his love for Julia. After Valentine departs, his servant, Speed, enters. Proteus inquires whether or not Speed delivered a let ... Julia is particularly happy. They exchange rings and promises to keep loving each other. Meanwhile, Valentine has fallen in love with the Duke's feisty daughter, Silvia. When Proteus arrives at court, ...

(2 pages) 933 0 0.0 Aug/2006

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

Comparison between the two heroines of the play "Twelfth Night"(by William Shakespeare): Olivia and Viola.

Olivia, but are introduced to her through Duke Orsino, who describes her breathtaking beauty. Then, Valentine, who has been sent to woo Olivia for the Duke, comes back with the message that Olivia has ...

(3 pages) 26 1 4.0 Sep/2006

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

Sex and the city, a sexual revelution?

fining a new lifestyle where it is ok to be single, fun and successful where Sex and the city was a valentine to being single.Has Sex and the City caused a worldwide sexual revolution? Or is it just a ...

(7 pages) 94 1 4.6 Nov/2006

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


ly designed chaos that the garden goes through, is reflected both in Hannah, Bernard, Thomasina and Valentine, as well as the play as a whole. Indeed, the fact that Stoppard called his play "˜Ar ... ly good at algebra you could write the formula for all the future'.In direct contrast to Thomasina, Valentine has a much more Romantic temperament, in that he loves is tremendously enthusiastic about ...

(4 pages) 1123 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


x-direction and the second will deal with the y direction. By using the footage captured by a Miss Valentine, we will find the velocity initial in both directions and then, using this information, fi ... l with this problem, we will have to use the footage to find a final velocity at the bottom of Miss Valentine's window. Because of the mass of the pot, and the calmness of the weather on August 5, 200 ...

(2 pages) 728 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

American Novel

er, because the story could not occur without the aiens as enemies. Another minor conflict concerns Valentine. She wants to be a part of Peter's plan to gain control of the world, but she does not wan ... of for Peter. This conflict is not extremely important to the story, however, even though Peter and Valentine's plot to take over the world is important.Relationships While Ender shares the leadership ...

(3 pages) 701 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Three Colours: Red

h channel to win them back. After Rita (the old judge's dog) was run over, he gives his dog away to Valentine. Similarly, after the young judge sees his girlfriend with someone else, he tries to get r ... et. Before the final scene of the movie, there were five scenes where the young judge (Auguste) and Valentine appear together in the same frame but they don't know each other, which suggests the world ...

(2 pages) 909 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Arcadia - Tom Stoppard - ''Although playing with many intellectual and philosophical concepts, Stoppard fails, ultimately to present his audience with any satisfying conclusions''

mindsets highlights its inevitability, which can be epitomised by both Thomasina and her descendant Valentine.They both engage in the opposite ways of thinking to their surroundings, Valentine being a ... aracters. We see her Romantic inclination in Bernard, her opposition to the situation around her in Valentine, her naivety of sex and relationships in Chloe and her natural ability in Gus. The fact th ...

(6 pages) 21 0 4.0 May/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

My Funny valentine

"My Funny Valentine" Analysis Project Among musicians, there are certain melodies known as "jazz standards" ... one of the most outstanding writers in history. They had composed a jazz standard called "My Funny Valentine" for the 1937 Broadway show Babes In Arms and is extremely popular among other jazz artist ... oadway show Babes In Arms and is extremely popular among other jazz artists. As a result, "My Funny Valentine" had been a favorite number for countless performers, which includes Chet Baker, Miles Dav ...

(5 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2013

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts