2003 singles Essays

  • Mister Guard Monologue

    1141 Words  | 5 Pages

    TYGER Guard: Prisoner 's here, sir. Strange: Very good. Send him in. TYGER GUARD: But we haven 't got the suit off him yet. He 's dangerous. Are you sure? Hugo Strange: Of course. Victor Fries and I have much in common. We will be fine. (The door is heard opening. Mister Freeze enters, servos letting off hisses as he walks. The door closes.) Hugo Strange: Welcome to my facility. Please, take a seat. Mister Freeze: I prefer to stand. Why am I here? Hugo Strange: Oh, Victor, there will be plenty of

  • Personal Narrative: Why I M Pregnant In Prison

    701 Words  | 3 Pages

    As they told me I was pregnant I couldn’t believe it I was upset and as well thrilled with the news, I kept telling them that I couldn’t be pregnant and that was certain that I wasn’t I was surprised. I felt a rush of excitement and sadness cross my mind, there were so many questions to be answered that keep running through my mind but one continually was coming back to me was the thought of ‘how everyone would think of me’ knowing that I’m pregnant in prison, that’s is due to get hung for the crime

  • Your Shoes Short Story

    726 Words  | 3 Pages

    Your shoes Your shoes Is a short story by Michele Roberts about a mother writing a letter to her daughter who has left home and how she reflects on her own life, past and family Michele Roberts as a writer interested in women´s rights and how they were treated before. In an interview for the BBC, she says: "The way that women were treated in the religion I grew up in, which was Catholicism, made me a writer - because women were seen as the source of evil in the world, the source of sin. We led

  • Catcher In The Rye Reflection Essay

    1066 Words  | 5 Pages

    The Cather in the Rye This essay will be a psychoanalytical reflection based upon the protagonist in the book The Catcher in the Rye, Holden Caulfield. I have chosen to reflect upon the psychological state Holden is in the majority of the story, and why he finds himself in such a state/that state. The book “The Catcher in the Rye” is almost entirely based on the difficulties 17-year-old Holden faces in his modern civilisation, which he frequently meets with a cynical filter latched onto his eyes

  • The Great Depression In Tillie Olsen's I Stand Here Ironing

    791 Words  | 4 Pages

    In the short story, I Stand Here Ironing, by Tillie Olsen. Took place in “Pre-relief, pre-WPA world depression,” also known as the great depression and the second world war.The Great depression era was important to this story because emily was born during this era, and the second world war is important because this where emily stepfather went off to first. The point of view of this story is the third-person omniscient because the story only uses the narrator's thoughts or known as in the story Emily's

  • The Passionate Shepherd

    907 Words  | 4 Pages

    In the first poem in the unit, The Passionate Shepherd to his Love composed by Christopher Marlowe explains how nature can bring love to unity and can essentially make love blossom into something beautiful to his love, the Nymph. Marlowe states in Stanza one “Come love with me and be my love, And we will all the pleasures prove That valleys, groves, hills and fields, Woods or steepy mountains yields.” In stanza one Marlowe is essentially explaining how the valleys, groves, hills and fields will

  • Summary Of A Poem For My Brother

    3462 Words  | 14 Pages

    Veil Of Tears Poems By Andrea Powell A Poem For My Brother I wear a mask every day Just to hide my hurt away. No one knows what I’m feeling; No one knows the pain I’m conceiving; I’m trying to heal. But I can’t believe he won’t be there When I look out the door. I won’t be able to see you any more Because you’ve gone away. Although I loved you dearly, I could not make you stay. With tearful eyes and a caring heart, I watched you fade away. I still ask myself why did

  • Taeh Scream Monologue

    1880 Words  | 8 Pages

    There are a lot of postscripts in Taehyung 's life--PS, I left my keys on the table by the door and I don 't think I locked the door but I don 't really remember; PS, there 's cake in the fridge, the kind you like, with the taro and the icecream and the fruits on top and they 're not bad this time, I promise; PS, you didn 't bring your favorite tie; PS, I 'm bringing it to you but you don 't know that yet ;D PS, I love you and you know that already. Kim Taehyung hums as he packs his bags, just

  • Peggy's Wife Monologue

    1737 Words  | 7 Pages

    “Stop goofing around. We don’t have a lot of time.” Peggy loves to boss me around. I get up from the chair, a little dizzy. I follow Peggy around the house as she locks up. I don’t remember the last time Peggy and I left her house together. It’s freeing. Peggy puts the key in the ignition and the vibration of the engine feels like a massage over my entire body. I’m not sure what to do next. Peggy looks hesitant. The letters PDRN look like some weird acronym. “I think you should try to move the stick

  • Home Burial And Mid-Term Break, By Seamus Heaney

    1066 Words  | 5 Pages

    “Home Burial” by Robert Frost and “Mid-Term Break” by Seamus Heaney are both poems that contain death of a child, pain, and grief. By the title of “Home Burial” it gives the reader an insight that someone has been buried. However, in the poem a couple suffers from the loss of their child. The husband has buried their child in the graveyard behind their house. Furthermore, it demonstrates how one disaster can lead to another when his relationship with his wife is unstable. “Mid-Term Break” focuses

  • Symbolism In Tillie Olsen's I Stand Here Ironing

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    countless works of literature that discuss and analyze the topic thoroughly. I Stand Here Ironing is a short story, by Tillie Olsen, that beautifully displays the perspective of the working single mother in the mid-nineteen hundreds. Olsen’s strategic use of several literary elements highlight the personal struggles of single mothers who have conflicting feelings about motherly duties and “bread-winning” obligations. These literary elements include: point of view, first-person narrator, stream of consciousness

  • Symbolism In The Scarlet Ibis

    731 Words  | 3 Pages

    The symbols that are in this story tell a story themselves and will help it build towards that big picture. The first symbol that is at most one of the more important ones in the story The Scarlet Ibis! Though The Scarlet Ibis is actually dying, it is the family that encounters it in the final moment of the story, as it is clearly a strong symbol for the character named Doodle. As like Doodle is a strength has seemed to have left it, and through tough times it has fought through things such as a

  • The Half-Skinned Steer Short Story

    1410 Words  | 6 Pages

    The short story, “The Half-Skinned Steer” by E. Annie Proulx, is written in a very unique fashion. It begins with the story of Mero in old age returning to his family ranch, but sidetracks by telling the story of Mero’s youth, and of the old man’s girlfriend. While these stories may seem unnecessary, they are crucial in understanding the death of Mero, and the lessons behind his mistakes. The story of Tin Head closely mirrors that of Mero, because it shows the resemblance in their destiny. They deal

  • Great Expectations Estella Havisham Quotes

    991 Words  | 4 Pages

    “You must know that I have no heart. Oh! I have a heart to be stabbed in or shot in, I have no doubt and, of course, and if it ceased to beat I should cease to be. But you know what I mean. I have no softness there. No sympathy, sentiment, nonsense. I am serious; I have no bestowed my tenderness anywhere. I have never had any of such things.”- Estella Havisham. The girl who had won Philip Pirrip’s heart; the insulting girl who had treated Philip Pirrip badly; the girl who was taught to torment men

  • How Does People Make Personal Opinion In The Crucible

    1074 Words  | 5 Pages

    People will make personal opinions within the first 5 seconds of seeing another person even if they does not know them. Sometimes people don't know that their making opinions. Sometimes those opinions are accurate, but most of the time they are not. In Arthur Miller's The Crucible this can be read first hand. In modern day society, people make accusations and opinions based on prior knowledge and experiences. The premise of The Crucible is people making opinions of others based on prior knowledge

  • Analysis Of Robert Frost's Nothing Gold Can Stay

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    Robert Frost wrote Nothing Gold Can Stay in 1923, just five years after World War 1. His original poem contains more idea about the world ending and his political views. Frost frequently spoke out on international affairs in his sly way. In Robert Frosts Nothing Gold Can Stay the style of the poem is narrative. I think that it's narrative because it tells a story of the end of being young or becoming old. It also refers to the end of the first day of spring as the snow dissapears and is replaced

  • Richard Carter Argumentative Essay

    1647 Words  | 7 Pages

    America was founded on multiple principles, one of them being that America is supposed to be a country where people can say what they want and believe what they want without being punished. Over the past couple years however, more and more people who are standing up for their beliefs, are being punished, specifically 17 NFL players who have decided not to stand during the national anthem. Many news outlets have had opinions from NFL owners, players, and fans about the protest, but not a lot of media

  • Comparing Courage In The Wave And The Movie Diver

    1081 Words  | 5 Pages

    Throughout life people need to make many decisions. It is our choice of whether we follow others or if we have courage to stand up for what we believe. I have chosen to explore the theme, courage is standing up for what you believe in even if you stand alone. This theme stands out in the novel The Wave by Todd Strasser, I am not Esther and Respectable Girl both by Fleur Beale and in the movie Divergent by Neil Burger. The novel The Wave displays the theme, courage is standing up for what you believe

  • Graduation Speech: Hi Sunshine

    943 Words  | 4 Pages

    Hi Sunshine, Good evening hope you had a good day and I must say it was lovely to hear the sound of your angelic voice first thing in the morning so soothing. You did tell me about your last relationship and how it went bad after 8years, once I am in I am in and there is no going back with me and I don't only want to see you 1-2-3-4 times a month I want to see you everyday but as for now we are getting to know each other and I am enjoying getting to know you Joyce. I have so much love to give and

  • Simon In William Golding's Lord Of The Flies

    705 Words  | 3 Pages

    After reading the novel The Lord of the Flies, I believe that I would be the most like the character Simon. Throughout the book, Simon is very caring for the other characters.Simon also seems to be the logical person of the group, besides Piggy. On the other hand, the character that I think that I would never be would be Roger. From the beginning Roger comes off as a fighter and not a lover. Towards the end Roger displays character that is even worse than Jack. In the novel Simon is portrayed