Gabrielle Akcelik Prof. Elsky English 1012 Assignment 1 Outline I. Thesis Statement Throughout act one of the Shakespearian play, Hamlet, there is a reoccurring appearance of the ghost of Hamlet’s father, who fuels Hamlet to avenge his father’s death. II. Development In scenes 1, 4, and 5 in Hamlet, the ghost of the Hamlet’s father (formally King of Denmark), appears to Barnardo, Marcellus, Horatio and Hamlet. The ghost is silent at first, however when Horatio brings Hamlet to see the ghost, he finally vocalizes his want for revenge against Claudius. A) [Scene 1] The ghost appears first to Barnardo, Marcellus and Horatio, beckoning it to speak, but the ghost refused to say a word.
He was a brilliant scholar, but his nerve was shattered by an encounter with vampires. Quirrell wears a turban to conceal the fact that he is voluntarily possessed by Voldemort.Harry only discovers Professor Quirrell 's true nature at the end of the book, Professor attempts to keep Quirrell from hurting Harry and finding the Stone. Vernon Dursley He is Harry’s rich uncle he is married with Petunia.Harry lives for ten years with them. Dursley symbolizes the Muggle world at its most silly and mediocre.He has closed-mindedness toward the colorful cloaks and literate cats. Petunia Dursley She is Mr. Dursley’s wife.
They are both very good planners with long senses of time. Hamlet, after learning that Claudius killed his father in I, v, 776-777 Hamlet creates a plan to murder his uncle but does not complete his plan until many months later, like Gatsby who waited “Almost
From a shamefully unwed twenty-two-year old’s illegitimate child to a twenty-eight-year old serial killer and serial rapist, Ted Bundy became one of the most notorious criminals of the late 20th century. On November 24, 1946, Eleanor Louise Cowell gave birth to her illegitimate child Theodore Robert Cowell in Burlington, Vermont in a house for unwed mothers. Although his biological father is unknown, it is rumored that Samuel Cowell (his grandfather whom he believed was his father) may have in fact been his biological father. For most of his life, Theodore “Ted” believed that his grandparents were actually his parents, making Louise out to be his older sister. Something he didn’t find out until later in his life (no one knows for sure the
It has been over a decade since Sarah defeated The Goblin King and rescued her baby half-brother, Toby, from his kingdom. Jareth, the Goblin King, has watched as Toby grows up, secretly giving him everything he desired regardless of its attainability, propriety, or scale. Through the years, Toby noticed that his wishes were often fulfilled but never understood why having no memories of his time in the Labyrinth. Jareth lures Toby into his Kingdom by having one of his goblins steal his homework, the theft prompting Toby to give chase. Toby finds himself in the Labyrinth and has to navigate it successfully to reach Jareth’s Castle where he is told his homework can be found.
Hamlet’s Revenge In the William Shakespeare’s play “ Hamlet “ the theme of revenge arises. Hamlet is the prince of denmark and is studying in england. Hamlet suddenly knows about his father’s death when he is in england. After Two months from his father’s death, his mother marries his uncle which makes him more disturbed.After that it is seen that Hamlet gets his answer from the ghost who comes to tell the account of his death. The ghost is none other than is father.
Overcoming guilt and redeeming yourself The story, The Kite Runner, written by Khaled Hosseini in 2003 is based in Kabul, Afghanistan but eventually moves to California. The novel is written in first person and talks about the past using extended flashbacks, from the time period of 1975-2001. It is written as a confessional/redemption story.The book The Kite Runner is the story of an Afghan man named Amir. Amir lives a good life with his Father, Uncle, and cousin which turns out to be his half brother until after a kite flying tournament where Hassan gets raped and Amir doesn't do anything to help. Amir tries to get Hassan in trouble but it doesn't work, Hassan and Ali request to leave.
(Intro)Novels which are transformed for screenplay oftentimes loose details so much so that it alters the meaning of the novel. Apollonius ', novel the Argonautica, is about a young man by the name of Jason, who is sent on a quest to retrieve the Golden Fleece from the other side of the world. During his adventurous quest a Sorceress by the name of Medea falls in love with Jason by the influence of the gods. Medea, who helps Jason acquire the Golden Fleece from her father 's kingdom, flees and returns with Jason to his homeland as married couple. The film adaptation to Apollonius ' novel Jason and the Argonauts, shares the same goal, which is to acquire the Golden Fleece however, the quest shown in the film differs from the novel.
Also, throughout the years it has influenced many other works of art, such as “The Lion King”. The play is set in Denmark and takes place in the royal palace where Prince Hamlet sees the ghost of his dead father instructing him to revenge his murder made by his uncle Claudius, now the new husband of his mother, Gertrude, and the ruler of the throne of Denmark. Denmark is also in a feud with Norway and an invasion by Young Fortinbras is expected. At the same time, Hamlet is thought to be going insane. He is also in love with Ophelia, daughter of Polonius or the Lord of Chamberlain.
Something is amiss in Denmark -- for two successive nights, the midnight guard has witnessed the appearance of the ghost of Old Hamlet, the former King of Denmark who has recently died. The guards bring Horatio, a learned scholar and friend of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, to witness this apparition. Though skeptical at first, Horatio sees the ghost and decides to report its appearance to Hamlet. Meanwhile, a new king of Denmark has been crowned: Claudius, Old Hamlet's brother. Claudius has taken Old Hamlet's widow, Gertrude, as his wife.