Archives January 2019

Character Analysis Pearl

One of the most complex and elaborate characters in The Scarlet Letter is Pearl, the misbegotten offspring of Hester Prynne and Arthur Dimmesdale. Throughout the story Pearl, becomes quite the dynamic little individual, as well as an extremely important symbol- one who is constantly changing. Pearls involvement in the complex history of her parents inadvertently

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Angela’s Ashes

Both books that Ive read, Angelas Ashes and The Color of Water bothdemonstrated behavior than can be considered dysfunctional. A dysfunctionalfamily is one that fails to meet some or all the basic needs of its members. Sometimes these needs, such as food, shelter or clothing are so basic thatpeople take them for granted. More often,

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Mary Todd Lincoln

Baker, Jean H., Mary Todd Lincoln, A biography; New York: W. W. NortonJean H. Baker graduated with a B.A. from Goucher College in 1961, received a masters from John Hopkins University in 1965 and a Ph.D. in 1971. She was the assistant professor of history at Goucher College from 1972-1976, associate professor of history at

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Glory

I believe Robert held very high standards for his soldiers even though they were black. He treats them with dignity and equal respect as would be given to the soldiers who are white. He gives them a sense of humanity and dignity as if they belong there and are just as willing, competent, and capable

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Drug Use Among Teenagers

Drug Use Among TeenagersWhile I was conducting my research, I located the actual survey results anddecided to include them with this essay. (I included them at the end of myessay). The three main drugs that are used among teenagers are Marijuana, LSD, and avariety of inhalants. The use of these drugs seem to be of

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Herman Hesses Demian

Demian is the story of a boy, Emil Sinclair, and his search for himself. Emil was raised in a good traditional home at the turn of the century in the nation of Germany. His family is very wealthy and they have a reputation as a principled, religious family. As a boy, Sinclair views the world

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Macbeth

Act 1 Scene 1: Three witches are gathered in an open place in a thunder storm. They agree to reassemble on the moorland before sunset to meet Macbeth. IMPORTANT TERMS:1. Hurly-burly: turmoil, confusion 2. Greymalkin: grey cat 3. Padock: toad (Cats and toads were the animals most commonly associated with witches. It was thought that

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The Unusal Emily Bronte

Emily Jane Bront was born 30 July 1818, fifth (and oddest1) child of Patrick and Maria Bront. Maria died when Emily was only three, but, like her sister Charlotte */authors/cbronte/*, Emily was later prone to creating motherless characters. She got along best with Anne, the youngest, and they created the world of Gondal together2. At

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