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    happening. The book was okay but not my favorite. The book and movie A Christmas Carol was really good. Both writings had many similarities, but no so many differences. In both the movie and the story Jacob Marley was dead, and his name was still on the sign where Mr. Scrooge worked. One night Marley started to haunt Scrooge and told him about what would happen to his future if he didn’t straighten up. There were also three spirits that came to his house, there was the ghost of Christmas past, the

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    Fate In A Christmas Carol

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    Scrooge’s late business partner and friend Jacob Marley visits Scrooge as a spirit and warns him if he keeps up his malicious deeds he too would bear the chains that Marley wears. Jacob also mentions three spirits that will help Scrooge change into a better man. Scrooge doesn’t like or want anything to do with Christmas, social events, or people who are ‘unnecessarily joyful’. The only person he would interact with is his late partner Jacob Marley. They

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    the story, it adds amusingness to the story and connections in on the grounds that, a fight is something you will discover in a bit of music, and a "tune" is a kind of music/melody. Marley 's Ghost The story starts by building up that Jacob Marley, Scrooge 's business accomplice in the firm of Scrooge and Marley, was dead—the account starts seven years after his passing to the very day, Christmas Eve. Penny pincher and his agent Bob Cratchit are grinding away in the including house, with Cratchit

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    story that was later created into a movie. It was originally written by Charles Dickens. He created The Christmas Carol to show that greed is wrong and to tell the people what Christmas truly is. The characters in this story are Ebenezer Scrooge, Jacob Marley, Fred(Nephew), Bob Cratchit, Tiny Tim, and the three spirits of Christmas( Past, Present, and Future). In this story Scrooge learns how to be a good person and what Christmas is all about. Thanks to the Spirits, Ebenezer is a good person at the

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    Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year. I will live in the past, present, and the future. The spirits of all three shall thrive within me. I will not shut out the lessons that they teach me.” ( Play 32 ). This is what Scrooge said to Jacob Marley, his old business partner. He was told that he would be haunted by three spirits and after he was haunted by the third spirit, he realized that he was going to die alone. He wanted to change that. It was probably very hard for him to change his

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    In the movie and play A Christmas Carol Ebeneezer Scrooge discovers how his actions now could affect the afterlife. Both of these formats have many similarities, like how all the ghosts of Christmas are described and seen in the same way. Both have the Ghost of Christmas Past very bright, a woman, and held holly. The Ghost of Christmas Present is wearing a large green robe, very tall and mighty figure, and wears a beard. The Ghost of Christmas Future is black, frightening, and has bony fingers. In

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    first ghost he was visited by was his former business Partner Jacob Marley. Jacob was in shackles when he arrived. Scrooge asks why and Marley states he wears the chain in which he forged in life. Jacob also says that the chains are ponderous. Marley tells scrooge that he will be visited by 3 ghosts. Marley states that the ghosts will be The Ghost of Christmas Past, The Ghost of Christmas Present, and The Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come. Jacob also tells that Mankind was his business. The first ghost

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    differences. In the play, A Christmas Carol, the story develops throughout the drama . Throughout the whole drama, Jacob Marley is narrating. Mr. Scrooge is rich, yet he still wants more money. The man working at his business, Bob Cratchit, is a very poor

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    donate to the needy, but Scrooge adamantly declines. Scrooge hears a little boy who is singing ,’Away in a Manger’ and Scrooge smacks him with a ruler. “Bah! Humbug! Christmas! Bah! Humbug!” Scrooge says after the boy leaves. He then is visited by Jacob Marley and the ghosts of past, present, and future. The ghost shows his days as a boy, his sister, and a little bit of him with his first love. Then the ghost of the present comes. He shows Scrooge Bob Cratchit’s family and they are happy in the Christmas

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    invites him to the family Christmas party. Fred knows Scrooge will not accept, but perhaps knowing Scrooge is the only blood family he has left, he makes an effort. Scrooge then experiences a series phenomenons until the ultimate temporary return of Jacob Marley, in the form a visually transparent ghost covered and

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    A Christmas Carol Essay

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    A Christmas Carol Comparing and Contrasting Essay A Christmas Carol, written by Charles Dickens, tells the story of a man, Mr. Ebeneezer Scrooge, who believes Christmas to be humbugged, and is later visited by three ghosts aim to alter his atrocious attitude by the time Christmas arrives.This, in turn, is to help save him from what he believes to be an abominable fate, dying alone and no one truly feeling sad for his death. There have been many film adaptations of the drama, but one most notably

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    Once his old partner, Jacob Marley, told him that there was still hope for him, scrooge was haunted by three other spirits. Christmas past, Christmas present, and Christmas future. The most influential was the Christmas future spirit. The reason is he got to scrooge

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    the United Kingdom. The historical setting is on 1843 and is the same date the movie was published; the Disney’s movie was published on 2009. The conditions are to understand the poor people, also to generous. My essay would be minimal 700 words. Marley is dead and Scrooge is paying the mortification. He (Scrooge) went to his office and his nephew Fred come to visit him an invited him to dinner. Two poorly men came to his office asking for donation an Scrooge told them that poor people had to go

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    “Christmas, my child, is love in action. Every time we love, every time we give, it’s Christmas.” Dale Evans. Christmas is a time for giving. It is a time for sharing, and for spending time with family and friends. In A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, the protagonist Ebenezer Scrooge is a cold, tight fisted elderly man with a misanthropic nature. He receives visits by three ghosts, each giving him a chance to change the outcome of his future. Each ghost has a significant impact on Scrooge. The

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    ghost his dead partner, Jacob Marley, the Ghost of Christmas Past, Present, and Future. They teach him that he needs to make changes in his life, and he becomes a kinder person. In this story Scrooge changes substantially throughout, and proves that everyone can change. Scrooge is not a very pleasant man in Stave 1 and he only changes a little bit. Portly gentlemen ask Scrooge for a donation and he gave them nothing and felt good about it too! Even when the ghost of Marley talked to him, he was stubborn

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    begins with Ebenezer Scrooge, the protagonist. Scrooge’s business partner, Jacob Marley, passes away from unknown causes on Christmas Eve. This event, along with many other unfortunate events that took place around Christmas resulted in Scrooge hating the Christmas season. On Christmas Eve, seven years later, Scrooge was sitting in his bedroom by the fireplace when the bells on his door began violently ringing. Suddenly, Jacob Marley’s ghost flies through the close door. Marley’s ghost was tangled

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    has there been such a soul as Ebenezer Scrooge. A man who treasured wealth and money above all else; even during the Christmas season. All the holiday cheer made old Scrooge more bitter than ever, because of this, Scrooge received a visit from Jacob Marley his dead business partner and three spirits that night, the night of Christmas Eve. First, the ghost of Christmas past. Second, the ghost of Christmas present, and lastly, the ghost of Christmas yet to come. His encounter with the three spirits

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    up. He had changed his ways from being nice and giving when his partner and friend, Jacob Marley, had died. It changed everything about Scrooge. He had no spirit for anything including Christmas. He never paid a nickel for anything or anyone. That changed when Jacob Marley’s ghost came back to him to warn him about his future in death how he would have many chains holding him down if he stayed the way he was. Jacob sent Scrooge 3 spirits that night. He sent the ghost of Christmas past, the ghost of

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    the movie of The Christmas Carol. In the play, Mr. Scrooge, a greedy old man, is visited by his dead partner, Jacob Marley’s ghost, on Christmas Eve night. Marley’s ghost narrates throughout the play. The ghost warns Scrooge that if he continues to be as greedy as he is currently, Scrooge will be like Marley and have to walk the Earth as a ghost after death. Scrooge believes that Marley is a bad dream created by his imagination. Scrooge makes it clear that he wants to be left alone by the ghosts

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    The collective greed of mankind has resulted in a planet where our resources are being used up at an alarming rate. Greedy people are often looked at like selfish and ignorant human beings. Ebenezer Scrooge is like that, but there was a time that he wasn’t. Ebenezer is a rich businessman who despises the poor. Scrooge didn’t believe in the Christmas Spirit, all he thought was that Christmas was just of load of humbug!(Dickens, 6) Scrooge also hates happiness and generosity until a trio of Christmas

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