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- The Macmillan dictionary for students defines ?stranger? as: 1. Person with whom one is not acquainted or familiar. 2. Foreigner, outsider, or newcomer. 3. One who is ignorant of, unacquainted with, or unaccustomed to something specified. In the book, The Stranger, by Albert Camus, these three definitions apply to the protagonist, Meursault.
- The mockingbird next door could be either Robert or Mademoiselle Reisz, the individuals who served as confidants to Edna.
- In Salem, Massachusetts, a dozen teen-age girls and a black slave woman are caught dancing in the woods around a bubbling cauldron. Today, you wouldn’t even use the word “caught.” You might think these girls were strange, but you’d hardly call the cops on them.
- The origin of the phenomenon that became the Beatles can be traced to 1957 when Paul McCartney (b. 18 June 1942, Liverpool, England) successfully auditioned at a church f?te in Woolton, Liverpool, for the guitarist’s position in the Quarrymen, a skiffle group led by John Lennon (b.
- It was late December, the drifts were piling up in collusion against the rails of the porch. Little could be discerned above the sound of the wind, wrapping itself around the northeast corner of the house. Restless, it continued to bully what remained of the brittle branches of last summer?s honeysuckle, a loose shutter, and my grandmother?s wind chimes.
- The Boston Tea PartyIn the fall of 1773 seven shipping vessels crossed the North Atlantic Ocean to several ports on the American Coastline. Beneath the stormed beaten decks were six-hundred thousand pounds of tea. Delivering to the ports of Boston, New York, Philadelphia, and Charleston, the famous East India Company of London was assigned to transport the large amount of tea.
- On May 26, 1978 at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois a bomb was detonated. A university police officer opened a package that had been handed to him by a professor whose name was written on the package. The officer suffered minor injuries. This was the first of sixteen bombs planted by Theodore John Kaczynski, also known as the Unabomber and Unabom.
- The idea for this dissertation arose from the culmination of a number of thoughts that have interested me for some time. The question of ‘reality’ has always intrigued me. I perceived it as tangible and exact but at the same time intensely vulnerable.
- My appeal was overthrown today. At least, that?s what my lawyer said. It doesn?t much matter to me, what?s done is done. I?ve been scheduled to meet my death by beheading this coming Friday, only three days away. I?m not sure if I?m scared, I just pass my time staring out at the sky, really seeing it for the first time.
- characters in the book and how they all tie into the change in Edna Montpellier s personality. Although Chopin adds a life-altering event to Edna s life such as her surprise swim, she also includes tragedy by allowing the principal to meet an unpredictable fate.
- The opening lines of the novel, The Outsider by Albert Camus, set the tone for the book: “Mother died today. Or maybe yesterday, I don’t know” (pg. 9), it is a dreary and depressing sentence, so are the thoughts of a character by the name of Meursault.
- In 1919 Jerome David Salinger was born to Sol and Miriam Jillich Salinger. This man would have a moderately normal childhood attending the private McBurney School in Manhattan, and afterwards the Valley Forge Military Academy in Pennsylvania, where he graduated in 1936.
- He then took a rib from Adam and made Eve, I think that the rib was a part of the chromosome, how would you explain to a person so many thousands of years ago about genetic engineering? He also created us in his image and then at a later date shortened the life span of man.
- If you took a sensitive caring person and set them in the midst of a chaotic area, what do you think would, happen? Would these person adapt to this area, and live like everyone else, or would they become a mental mess unable to cope with what is going on around
- It was a beautiful day and definitely not forewarning of the events that would change my life. The warm Las Vegas sun was shining brightly in the blue and cloudless sky. A light breeze cooled the warm air just enough to stop the body from sweating. The breeze was clean and crisp that blew along with the scent of a spring day.
- “Wear it and be Happy,” What is behind the words of advertisement? Besides how many different ads tell us the same thing, “buy, buy, buy.” It seems like today, that all ads are summing up, that if you use their product, then your life will be better. Ads are supposed to attract the reader’s eyes, just like this advertisement caught my eye with the quote.
- dirt and ragged clothes they’re wearing Mrs Hollis gives the okies some work to do in exchange for some food One of the boys points to the other and tells Mrs Hollis that he is his uncle He was a short man in his 40’s His hands reminded Mrs Hollis of an old wedding doll she used to have years ago Sh
- Billy knew that as he was walking away, but since he was the cause of all the fires he did not want anyone to know. He felt ashamed that the only way he could make money was to set fires and then get called in to the fire station as a part time worker.
- The only thing I disliked about this book is that sometimes Golding’s writing style was a little hard to follow. The main problem was that the boy’s British accents made it difficult to understand what they meant.
- The Prince is by far Machiavelli’s most well known and important work. In 1513, after his exile from Florence, Machiavelli began this great work. In The Prince, Machiavelli dedicated it to Lorenzo de Medici, who never responded to the privately sent copy.