Holden’s red hunting hat represents Holden intense, raw feelings that he conceals within himself. At the beginning of the book, Holden’s roommate, Stradlater, asks him to write a descriptive composition for him for English class while he is on a date with Holden’s old neighbor, Jane. Holden thinks that Stradlater is handsome and charming. Yet, Stradlater is a “secret slob” which is why Holden doesn’t like him. Despite his personal feelings about Stradlater, “After he left, I put on my pajamas and bathrobe and my old hunting hat, and started writing the composition” (Salinger 43.)
It was March 1963 at Mississippi State University. I was going to class early to get in some last minute cramming before the test over chapter 14. Even though my friend Eric Swan and I study all night. Eric was my best friend from high school. Eric and I did everything together, except when he was with his racist friends.
I am Telemachus. Walking down the hallway made me nervous. The stares of many people, who thought I shouldn’t be up there, scorched my black sweater and made me burn with embarrassment, making me wish I hadn’t worn so many layers despite it being thirty degrees outside. Here I was, a third grader going to a winter class for fourth and fifth graders. My dad had signed me up for a class for my grade in order to get ahead in regular school, but after twenty minutes, it was pretty clear that I had already went through this material during school.
Romeo and his friends knew there was a Capulet annual masquerade party; Benvolio and Mercutio recommended going so that Romeo could get over his and Rosaline's endings and maybe find a new love. Romeo found Juliet and when they first saw each other it was the love at first sight case scenario. They later found out that they were family rivals and they chose to love each other anyways. Romeo and Juliet were telling each other their feelings for one another and expressed it with a kiss, a kiss that changed everything for the worst “This holy shrine, the gentle fine is this/ My lips, two blushing pilgrims, ready stand to smooth that rough touch with a tender kiss”. (I. V. 97-99) They had their first kiss as an act of their love.
Just, after Christmas James was going to start his 5th grade, he was nervous because he was different for everybody, he moved from Canada to America, he had been to 2 schools in Calgary I’ll tell why did James move from Canada to America where he lived. He went to Bashaw primary school, one day on Halloween night he was dressed as a vampire and he loved Halloween better than Christmas. He walked into the school, everybody was high fiving him, but when arrived at his class his best friend said something about him to the other bullies that bullied him when he came to this school. He said I’m just friends with him because he’s very good at maths and science and I just copy every single time, and from that day he has been upset and moved to America.
Jordan says to Nick “He wants to know, continued Jordan, if you’ll invite Daisy to your house some afternoon and then let him come over” (F. Scott Fitzgerald 78) Jay Gatsby wants to reunite with Daisy because he wants to rekindle their past and fall in love with her again. Jay is so in love with Daisy that he uses Nick’s house to see her once again. Jay sends Daisy a letter shortly
August Pullman a 10 year old boy living in New York was born with a face deformity, in the book he has his two parents and his older sister, Via. Because of his face deformity he has been homeschooled since fifth grade, but his parents have decided it's time for him to go to an actual school. Conflict that takes place is when one of the kids Julian that took August on the tour is noticeably mean and makes fun of August behind his back. During the school year the kids in his class start to get used to how he looks and August feels more comfortable. Eventually a kids decides to make up a rumor that if you touch August you will get the ‘Plague”, this causes all of his classmates to avoid touching August.For halloween he dressed up bleeding scream costume and overhears Jack another boy say to Julian and his friends that if
When the anticipated senior year finally begins, a typical student at Laurel High School enjoys a brief honeymoon of peer dominance and the illusion that the finish line is in sight. Then, reality sets in. College and scholarship applications burden an already hefty load of work so that by December, much like poor little Max the dog in Dr. Seuss’s The Grinch, seniors feel they are dragging forty times their weight up a steep, snowy mountain. I saw an opportunity several years ago to take advantage of their misery by assigning a document I knew most would need to write anyway, the dreaded personal essay. It makes perfect sense: it fits the Common Core standards, and they need the help.
In the book Stand Off, The lead character is Ryan Dean. Ryan is a 15 years old senior at a private school called Pine Mountain, since this was his last year Ryan wanted to relax but instead he is haunted by his past. Ryan’s coach expects him to the play the role of his dead friend Joey and be the captain of the whole Rugby team. To make things worse Ryan gets roomed with a twelve year old freshman who is a whiz at cooking. Ryan dean can 't even draw for fun anymore because he keeps drawing NATE(The Next Accidental Terrible Experience).
Character Analysis: An Abundance of Katherines by John Green The main character in the book An Abundance of Katherines by John green, is a prodigy named colin who just graduated high school. He’s going on a road trip with his best friend Hassan, because his girlfriend just broke up with him. Her name was Katherine she was the 19th Katherine he had dated in a row. They decide to stop in Gutshot, Tennessee, they meet this girl named Lindsey and she lets them stay with her and her mother.There he works on this theory he has, he thinks you can predict the ending of a relationship with math. He’s doing this because he thinks that if he becomes a genius -like Albert Einstein or Benjamin Franklin- instead of just a prodigy Katherine 19 will take