They don’t stay as Half-Elves they pick which race they want to be. The first human and elf marriage was between Beren and Luthien. Beren was a human, while Luthien was an elf. Tolkien describes the events of their marriage in his letters when he says, “It is Beren the outlawed mortal who succeeds (with the help of Luthien) where all the armies and warriors have failed: he penetrates the stronghold of the Enemy and wrests one of the Silmarilli from the Iron Crown.
• 2- Describe his actual attitude and actions towards the African American soldiers. Sgt. Mulcahy’s attitude towards the African American soldiers is very harsh throughout this movie. He is very hard on the soldiers and he is confronted by Col. Shaw who believes he is being too harsh on the soldiers.
Quite a number of the Confederate’s generals were hurt, dead, or dying which made Lee one of the few generals who were capable of leading the army. In a letter to Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederates, Lee requested him to replace him as general. Document C explains that Lee felt like he not only failed the South, but he also failed himself when he lost The Battle of Gettysburg. Document C states, “I therefore, in all sincerity, request Your Excellency to take measures to supply my place. I do this with the more earnestness because no one is more aware than myself of my inability for the duties of my position” (277).
George Armstrong Custer’s role in the Civil War Dallin Hodgkin Mountain View High School What does a man have to do to leave a mark in world history? What kind of man does he have to be?
A Family’s Betrayal King Lear is a play written by William Shakespeare. Academic researchers do not know an exact date of when it was published, however they know it was towards the early 1600’s. King Lear is an aging English King, who is trying to divide his kingdom among his three daughters. Before his daughters can have their share, they must prove their love to their father. In this literary piece, there are many themes throughout, including courage, deceit, unconditional love, forgiveness, and treachery.
Peter the Great was born on May thirtieth, sixteen seventy-two in Moscow. Peter’s half brother, Ivan V was the one next in line to be tsar, but the government wanted Peter to be Tsar since Ivan V had a disease causing him to have seizures frequently. They became co-tsars after Feador had passed away. A rumor then spread that the Naryshkina family had killed Feador. This was Peter the Great’s family.
“That illegitimate blood test that was announced to news outlets of you and your brother were fake. Your demonic and overly ambitious uncle Thacher had switched your blood tests with other identical twins. I was completely unaware of your uncle’s scheming behind my back until I received the call from Quest Diagnostics yesterday morning from my hospital telephone.” Helena had stated with clear and evident hatred for her demon spawn of an uncle that would do anything it takes to become the next King of England. “Did anyone who works for us help him accomplish his grand scheme or did he do it all on his own?.
“My name is Alexander Hamilton, and there’s a million things I haven’t done. Just you wait, just you wait.” (Source 4) In the west island of Nevis, Alexander hamilton was born on January 11 1757, or 1755. After his mother left his father by blood for the island, Alexander was brought to the world.
Marshall 's estate appealed the bankruptcy court 's decision to the federal district court. Federal Judge David O. Carter found in his 2002 opinion that J. Howard had made "some preliminary efforts through his lawyers to draw up a new trust for Anna Nicole 's benefit." This enraged his son, who was much older than Anna Nicole, and who did not believe she was entitled to his father 's estate. He allegedly forged and altered documents in order to create a trust that only he would have the right to inherit upon his father 's death, and which over time he had begun funneling assets into.
He is the one who exiled them to this island and took away everything. (page 11) • When Miranda says, “Good wombs have born bad sons” , she is referring to her grandmother who had a perfect child like her father, but also his brother who betrayed him. She suggests that humans do not have control over their destinies, but it is fate that balances good and evil. Also, Miranda’s line references that surroundings control fate as well because even though nature put both Prospero and Antonio in the same family, it is who they surrounded themselves with that changed their true character.
Akhenaten Akhenaten was born in Thebes, Egypt 1380. He was the second oldest child in the family, he became pharaoh of Egypt because his older brother died at a young age however when he was born his family didn’t like the way he looked scientists say that he suffered Froehlich syndrome and marfans syndrome these two diseases effected his looks having major features long/oversized. So they excluded him from all the festivals and all the parties because he didn’t fit in the family. From all the drama Akhenaten’s mum thought that it wasn’t fair so she chose Akhenaten to become pharaoh of Egypt.
During Henry VIII reign needed an heir to rule England after his death. Henry VIII married the widow of his late brother, Katherine of Aragon and had hoped to have a son. Katherine gave birth to a daughter named Mary and Henry decided to divorce Katherine and marry again to gain a male an heir to the throne. The pope would not let Henry get an annulment to Catherine because he did not want to upset Catherine ’s nephew the Holy Roman Emperor, Charles V.
A superintendent, Gus Sayer, from South Hadley High School informed the staff and students about the fifteen year old Phoebe Prince's death. However, the small town of South Hadley already knew Phoebe Prince was dead. The message about Phoebe Prince’s death was sent out on Thursday and by Friday there was a student-run candlelight vigil on the school's softball field. Local papers began to say students knew Phoebe Prince was miserable at school. These local papers had horrible headlines such as “Teenager Bullied to Death” and “...Phoebe Prince 15, Suspected of Committing Suicide Because of Bullying”.
On October 3, 1974, at around 10:45 pm, Elton Hymon and Leslie Wright of the Memphis Police Department were responding to a “prowler on the inside” call. They made the scene and observed a woman in the house next to the intended home of the call. She was standing on her front porch pointing at the house. She advised that she had heard glass breaking and someone was breaking into the house next door. As Wright showed both officers on the scene on his radio to dispatch, Hymon went to the rear of the house.
Future poet Lucy Terry was born in West Africa. The exact date of her birth is unknown, though it is thought she might have been born as early as the 1720s. Historical records on Lucy’s life are extremely limited and thus details of her history have been taken away from scholarly research and conjecture. Lucy was captured when she was a very young girl by slave traders who brought her to Rhode Island. There she was believed to have been first bought by Samuel Terry, who lived in Enfield, Connecticut.