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. At the time of writing the employment rate for neurosurgeons is about 99%, yet the national employment rate is around 90%. Lastly, neurosurgery is a job with job security. Almost 96% of neurosurgeons quit their prior jobs and were not laid off. Neurosurgery is a field that requires excellent people skills and superb reflexes, which makes this my dream job.
I am a soccer fanatic, Nicola Tesla loving, aspiring neurosurgeon who is a student at Blanchard Middle School. I relish every moment I spend with the inanimate, yet loving sport of soccer. I also am driven by my need to be like my honest and kind role model Nicola Tesla. As a person who is always looking for challenge, the exciting and invigorating field of neurosurgery was made for me. I am a boy who treasures soccer, revers Nicola Tesla, and wants to be a brain surgeon after graduation, which is just part of what make me who I am.
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"My room tells the truth about me"
It can be very obstinate to imagine that material things reveal a person's personality, after all a bedrooms just were you sleep isn't it? But to me that's not the case.
Firstly I can control it, but more importantly it is a place of refuge from day to day bustle. My room contains all of my worldly possessions and is the only place in life that is completely and utterly left to me to do as I wish with. It is an exhibit of my inner secrets and habits.
As you enter my room you will be struck by the obvious untidiness. This is because of the day-by-day build-up of unorganised medley, spread from corner to corner of this humble abode like a minefield
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After looking into the results of my personality tests, I found out many things that I did not know about myself, which would affect my future career choices greatly: I found out that I was even tempered, which would be a two sided blade for me in the future. I found out that I am very adaptable, which will aide me when tough changes occur; I found that I am confident enough to step up to any challenges yet I dislike pressures and deadlines; And last but not least, I am creative and logical, but never really inspiring and motivating.I am very even keeled normally, which means I rarely get too emotional. Here is an example of me being temperate: I was always a very good student in the
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In the past four years of my life, voluteer work has left an indelible mark on my heart and mind. When I became a voluteer, I had a very vague notion of leadership. As my high school days come to an end, I am left with the feeling that I have finally come into my own shoes, discovering the things that are important to me and those that are not. I have found my personal leadership style, and I now pay attention to the leaders I come across each day. For this reason, voluteering has been both an enlightening and inspiring experience, for I am surrounded by peers, mentors, and the voluteer program director, all of whom are leaders with creative visions of their own.
At the beginning of
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Growing up in a Moroccan household enabled me to be fluent in three languages since birth;
Arabic, English, French. I say that because i don’t really remember learning any of them, it just
happened. This ability has helped me tremendously throughout the years, it helped me fit in
more, since my family has moved quite a bit throughout the years. I lived in New york; the
melting pot city, for about three years , and while there i realized how valuable my literacy is.
But speaking different languages can come with its downside. What are these downsides? And
upsides? What did i manage to learn from this
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significant to note that Lambert Mascarenhas won critical acclaims for his pre-liberation, socio political novel –Sorrowing Lies My Land (1955). The diasporic novelists such as Leslie de Noronha, Peter Nazareth, Victor Rangel-Ribeiro, Lino Leitao Margaret Mascarenhas and Ben Antao are known internationally. They wrote sincerely and passionately.
The elements of local colour literature are taken into consideration while analyzing the novel Let Me Tell You About Quinta. As perceptively observed by Josephine Donovan “Local colour literature is characterized by a realistic focus upon a particular geographical locale, its native customs, its physical and cultural environment and
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My Puerto RicoAnyone who has ever been on vacation knows how special it can be. Spending time with family, relaxing worry-free, and just getting away from a normal schedule can be very rewarding, and make for some great memories. The first time I traveled to Puerto Rico, I was nine months old. I don't remember much about that trip, but there were many more to come in following years. I can recall vividly my most recent trip; After hours of sitting in an airplane's cramped cabin, snacking on a miniscule serving of extremely salty pretzels, it was a relief to hear the captain's voice come over the intercom, "We have begun our landing pattern and should be touching down in just over
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should have plenty of water, money, gas, batteries, flashlights, and many other things stashed away in their houses. There were major gas outages at the gas stations, because people were filling up their generators and cars. One of the major problems was that almost everyone was out of power, so you could cook or keep things cold without a generator. This lead to everyone needed ice to keep their very expensive groceries cold.When I looked back at what resulted from Charley, I actually feel fortunate. Yes, Charley did cause my dad lost business, left a lot of yard for me, left power and cable outages, and hundreds of dollars of meat to go bad. When I thought about this I felt kind of unfortunate
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My grandfather is a schmuck. Yet to him, that insult is doubly offensive, because he is also anti-Semitic. He tried to stop my father, who was raised Catholic, from marrying my mother, who was raised Jewish. He recently divorced my grandmother, after 58 years of marriage. My grandfather has told me many stories, most of which were either exaggerations for the more boring ones or altogether facetious, but always mind-numbingly dull. In fact, I have fallen asleep on the telephone with him before, only to wake up to his snarling, growling voice reprimanding my ear. He also repeats stories many times, because his memory is equivalent to that of a mosquito. I have to thank him three times for
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Frederick Douglass, a man of impeccable character whose struggle through life gave all of us a person we can look up to, has created an autobiography that has been studied and admired years after his time. Throughout the riveting narrative of Frederick’s plights for recognition as an intelligent human being—surprising for a former slave of that time period (1818-1895), the focus shifts ever-so slightly from the predicament the Africans of that time were enduring to his own indignation of the white man's epithet of black people as feral, as he tries to achieve acceptance pass the nearly insurmountable wall of ignorance and racial hate.
When writing about his time as a slave there is an
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The Little Prince is my life time favorite book. Personally, I think The Little Prince is the epitome of book for both children and adults. Although this book is only one hundred pages long, I think the book has more meanings than any other books I have read thus far. My grandmother recommended me to read this book when I was only five years old. But when I was five, I could not understand why she made me read this particular book. On top of that, I thought this book was interesting only because it talked about a little prince living in a small star. Moreover, I was not one of the Grown-ups, whom the book mentioned about thus I could not understand why the author decided to write a book
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change as the world influences her. Holden finally realizes that he will not be able to protect his sister or anyone from falling into the adult world. Holden transforms from a dreamy idealist into a down-to-earth existentialist. When he understands that his dream is far from possible, he has to start over. Throughout his story he talks about people being phonies, which suggests that he has some ideal to which he compares people. He tells his psychiatrist that he does not know what will happen in the future: "A lot of people, especially this one psychoanalyst guy they have here, keeps asking me if I'm going to apply myself when I go back to school next September. It's such a stupid question, in my opinion. I mean how do you know what you're going to do till you do it?" (213). Holden now knows that he must live life by the moment and not with quixotic ideals.
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He could not see without them. He groped frantically, knocking things off his desktop. He went down on his knees, searching around on the floor. He found nothing. Standing up shakily, he looked around.
Babygirl came to him. She bent down and picked up his glasses. She said, "I have what you are looking for."
She gave him the glasses and their hands touched, the first intimate, physical contact.
He said, "Thank you for giving me what I needed."
From that moment on she was free of all inhibitions and she talked freely about her past sex life. She spoke calmly about the traumas of her past, learning the effect it had on her thinking, emotions and behavior. She spoke of
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Lies my teacher told meAt some point during the lengthy, drug-induced coma that I sometimes refer to as "my high school years," I briefly regained consciousness and found myself eye-to-eye with what appeared to be a three-headed, English teaching dwarf. Before I could fall back into my customary stupor I realized that this evil shrieking dwarf would say anything to trick me into wasting what was left of my mind with books and reading and other school related stuff. Although I managed to fend hem off, the sheer terror of the experience stayed with me even until now. What follows are just a few of the scabrous untruths with which he tried to lure me down the twisted path to hell.The first one
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“It is now widely accepted that gender is a social construction, that sex and gender are distinct, and that gender is something all of us do (Lucal, 3). In Betsy Lucal’s “Gendered Me”, She uses her experience and reflects on the consequences of the gender system in regards to her interactions and her identity. As a result, she analyzes gender misattribution through Lorber’s assertion that “gender bending” could serve continue gender categories than having to break them down, but finds herself often contradicting Lorber’s argument. On the other hand, Kimberley Christensen analyzes “Gender and Identity” in Deirdre McCloskey’s crossing, which addresses her transition from heterosexual male
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Chapter 1Odd beginningsAs a mildly skinny but strong man with a dark-age sword stood on the peak of a hill next to the calm clyan, or town, looking over it as he watched the sun set. It was the most beautiful and peaceful thing Calithar Harlen had ever seen. That is because Calithar is a treyener, or city person. "Well, hopefully war will not find me here." Then he got on his hover bike and sped down the hill. 50MPH...100MPH...150MPH...200MPH...STOP!!! The brakes went on but didn't go on in time. He hit the front end of a truck, then hit his right arm on a street post, and went thru a glass window and hit the wall inside that practically broke the rest of his bones in his body. "Oh god that
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then the doctors could prove me wrong."Many thoughts ran, persistently, through my head. They were like the girl in algebra that never stops talking about her makeup. I wanted these thoughts to stop! The pain rendered me unconscious just in time. It brought me right where I wanted to be, as close to death as possible.I all too soon awoke and appeared to be floating into the back of an ambulance. It felt like I might be floating at least until my stretcher hit the bumper, and the legs folded inward. I looked over and caught a glimpse of my face in the metal's reflection. My nausea came back instantly. My light skin had been stained deep with crimson red. I tried to close my eyes wanting
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Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya was published in 1972 in America. This book is of a young Mexican boy who is caught between internal and external conflicts. Antonio, the main character, changes as a results of inner conflicts, one is which is he a vaquero like his father the Marez or a farmer like his mother's brothers the Luna, and which god should he believe in the Golden Carp, the pagan god, or the Christian God. Antonio throughout the story sets off on a psychological journey to answer the questions to his dilemmas. Although he searches rigorously, at the end he question are yet to be answered.Antonio's first conflict is what is he? Is he a Marez that needs to be in the open plains
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Modelling is a career that not only involves beauty and money, as it is frequently viewed. It is a career that encourages people to improve their self-esteem, confidence and way of life; it can have several benefits depending on the way it is taken. For me, modelling is a way to express myself, where I can find comfort and where I set my own goals and work arduously for them. It is a very challenging and competitive medium that encourages me to be consistent and have high expectations about myself.I've been modelling since I was 12 and it has become essential for my life, it is the way to eliminate the negative energy and things that unable me to act the appropriate way. In other words
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a built in seat with a small umbrella covering both of us from the pouring rain, and she pedals as fast but safely to school. Before our kisses good-byes she starts her lecture, "did you do all the homework? Why didn't you clean your shoes? What did I tell you about this, that, and them." I slowly move my head sideway and give her an angry look in addition of an "I am going to get back at you mom."I rush into school at seven o'clock sharp before the doors are closed, and make my way to the classroom where Melissa my best friend is saving a desk for me. School is functioning normal until Melissa asks me "who is going to pick you up at twelve or did you asked your mom if you could go to my
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much in return. It's a common human predicament. In the play, no matter how much love Helena had for Demetrius, he was determined to only love Hermia and no one else. I remember going through this. Though I wasn't quite as vocal as Helena was about her dismay, I could certainly relate to her feelings. There were times, a few years ago, when I felt depressed over the fact that someone I really liked (or may have even loved) didn't remotely feel that way about me. It's a hard situation to deal with, especially when you're young and new to love and relationships in the first place. The horrible feeling that is associated with this situation is only heightened when the object of your affections
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My best friend, a descriptive essay
When I first met Josh I wasn't overly impressed. I had walked into a Hooters restaurant to dine with friends, and sitting at the table that greeted me was Josh. I didn't notice his rugged good looks. I didn't pause to gaze down upon his broad shoulders, and thick chest. I hardly noticed the caramel color of his eyes, nor his nicely manicured goatee.
What I saw, was a broken tooth. A very tiny, short, yellowing, broken upper lateral tooth. Nice tooth, I remember thinking. Who could have known that tiny insignificant flaw was what made me take notice and start paying
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acceptance letters from Berkley, NYU, and UF. That same day he called me and all I could hear was the excitement in his voice so of course I was happy for him. Then after all the laughing and screaming, his serious side started to show. I never really liked that part of him.During the conversation, he did all of the talking. I mostly listened. I really did not have that much to say to him about his decision. Of course he chose NYU and he kept bragging on how good there buisness program were. I voiced my opinion like any other person which led into a big argument. I wanted the best for him, but I didnt mean to the point that he had to leave me, especially when things were starting to do real
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My Community 1Race and My Community: HispanicSandra PerezAxia Collage University of PhoenixMy Community 2Race and My Community: HispanicI am Sandra J Perez born American and rise in Puerto Rico making me part of the Hispanic minority. We, Hispanic are the second large groups in the population in Kissimmee, FL. All troughs founding some information about my ethnic (Hispanic) minority have not been easy I was able to come across with some good information. (We)Hispanics have tried to hold many political positions. However, we have not been able to achieve many political positions. We have gone through some type of discrimination, and we are not treated like the rest of the population. We have
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agency, the blood (part of the blackfoot) agency, peigan (part of the blackfoot) agency, they were all located in Alberta. There is one more blackfoot reservation in Manitoba, called the Blackfoot reservation and in inhabited by all the parts of the blackfoot tribe.ShelterThe main shelter that the blackfeet, or any plains tribe had was a teepee. A teepee was a cone shaped hut, it was five meters wide and about six meters high. There was enough room in there for five to seven people to inside, and also a fire pit for cooking and keeping warm. A teepee was an excellent shelter because it would be warm in the winter, and cool in summer. Beds were made out of buffalo skins.The women could build a
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Many factors contributed to the success of Coalbrookdale. The Darbys' were one of the biggest influences on the success of Coalbrookdale; however, there were other factors and individuals, which contributed to the development of Coalbrookdale. I will discuss these in the essay below.Abraham Darby 1 was born in 1678 as a son of a Quaker locksmith near Dudley. At the age of twenty-one he moved to Bristol and later became a partner in a brassworks. The pots that were made in the brassworks were too expensive for the poor people. The iron industry was doing poorly at this time due to scarcity of the original fuel, charcoal. However Darby had an idea, he thought that he could use coke as a fuel
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A Sample Self-Assessment
A Sample Self-Assessment
Annual Performance Evaluation Form
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PeopleSoft ID#: 100012345 Position #: 00044
August 5, 2008
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In my supervision of Kate, the Office Services Assistant, I have observed that she has learned her position very quickly. She has told me often that she
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Ten Years Later My older sister was always late in the mornings, and every day I waited on the couch next to the door, counting the hundreds of seconds until she was ready. I waited, dressed, with my bright pink backpack secured, my shoes tied, and my coat zipped. I watched her run around the house, looking for a last minute snack, or sometimes finishing her homework. It puzzled me that no matter how early she woke up, she was still always late. Finally, she would open the door, and together we would sprint down the street to the bus stop, where we would be the last two kids on the bus. I resented her for making me sit in the front row, and I was determined to convince my parents
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From 1682 to his death in 1725 Peter I, or Peter the Great, ruled over Russia as Tsar. Peter was different from most Tsars in his beliefs and way of life. He enjoyed the west and many of the things that came from there. He liked all types of technology, and liked to learn about everything around him, from the human body to warfare. He felt that Russian must modernize and westernize. He also thought that it was necessary for them to adopt the culture and technology that Europe used. Some of this technology was used in warfare, which was one of Peter's interests. Yet, historians still wonder, did he deserve the title 'Great'?Peter was a very physically powerful person; he was about seven feet
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as straight as a line. This aspect of my hair correlates with my music culture. Full-fledged fro days, I feel like a powerful gospel singer. Days I rock afro puffs make me feel like I’m singing stories, sometimes my own, but when I wear my hair straight, I feel like a pop star. Sometimes, my hairstyles are complicated to the point where you cannot tell them apart, in reference to my curly afro puff with straight pieces.
Complicated is only the beginning to describe my hair. It is complicated like my culture, mostly due to the fact that there is too much. My hair has popped ponytail holders, but it only made me search for stronger ponytail holders. The stronger ponytails represent the aspects
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. Thishorrible scenario would be the result of mankind's failure to cooperate andlive in harmony with the environment, especially the rainforest of SouthAmerica. In the end, the destruction of the rainforests will mean thedestruction of mankind.The devastation of the rainforest may be compared to playing agame of Russian Roulette. One-forth of existing medicines are derivedfrom tropical plants whose homes are in the rainforests of South America.For every acre that is lost in the burning season, there is one acre less thatwe have for possible life saving medicines. About 70 percent of plantsused in anti-cancer drugs come from the rain forest. We are slowlydestroying ourselves and the environment
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He gazed up at me with the clear bright eyes of a child who was clearly experiencing a rare moment of happiness, and I knew instantly the sacrifice had been worth it. The sacrifice I am speaking of was awaking at five o'clock on a gloomy Saturday morning to take poverty-stricken children in our area shopping at a local department store before it opened. I can't help but to notice life is full of these little decisions. I have longed been plagued by the eternal question of whether to deny myself for the hope future gain or to enjoy the lesser fruits of the present. Of course most people when asked will respond saying the right decision is to deny temporary pleasure for a greater later gain
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were no longer an issue the scientific community was still concerned about this claim of depleting the ozone layer. They began to look at what else could cause this depletion and at this time compiled a list of ozone gases.Ozone gases have now become a term associated with those awful gases which destroy the human race's only protection from the sun and its' deadly UV rays. What are these gases though? Where do they come from? The most commonly referred to of gases are CFCs. These gases are Chlorofluorocarbons. CFCs come from commonly used items such as aerosol cans, refrigerators, and air conditioners. Believers in the depletion theory believe that humans release these gases and they go
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Some of the most significant moments in my life were when I left Vietnam, entered high school, and fell in love. Each of these three events has had significant impact on me personally and developmentally, and in a way, each is a phase building up to my present persona. And yes, persona is the correct term because "life is but a play", and (at present and probably for the future) I am the entertainer, the comedian, the analyzer.One would consider that perhaps reallocating oneself to another country would be the most difficult transition in one's childhood years. But really, to a three year old it wasn't all that harsh. Taking into consideration that I knew nothing and accepted life as
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transferred. We stayed there for about 6 months till my mother (Lori Hammond) and my father (Jonathan J Hammond SR) got into frequent arguments and found themselves growing apart. Which a lot of couples did during that era so I can understand because they were very different people. After the divorce went through my Mother met my step dad Jeff Hall (from the Marines) and soon became interested with each other. My little brother Nicholas Hammond was born and we decided to move back to Maine where Jeff was from which all in all Sucked"¦ Heather was right too much grass is scary but the Andover school was a great school. I began to attend it in my Kindergarten grade where I enjoyed many
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changed in one way or another. But it's not the case. Of course there could be some minor changes that I could not observe but in general, we always have been completely different in terms of being organized. This is the main reason that I believe heredity is the dominant factor.
The other reason is my parents' behavior toward us. I've read some theories claiming that people are disorganized because nobody taught them how to be organized. It was definitely not the case with me. When I look back to my childhood to see whether I have been taught about the organizational skills or not, I can easily say yes. My mother tried really hard with me from the early ages. She tried to influence me
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stand on these yellow dots that were painted on the street with each dot representing a position in a rank and file formation, very simple right. Not at all, I raced around looking for a dot to stand on and managed to trip over my own feet. As I was stumbling trying to get my balance I bumped into the person in front of me causing a chain reaction, like dominoes, as the person in front of me bumped into the person in front of him, until there were about five of us floundering around on the street trying to get up so we could find our spot on one of the dots. Unfortunately, that was not the extent of my failures, no matter how hard I tried I could not seem to make my rack (bed) as I was
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science in an effective way when I take part in professional development that extends my own inquiries to the implications for teaching. I will then be able to use what I learn, to impact students learning.This applies to my teaching because I will have to make sure students understand major concepts, build a strong base of supporting factual information, and know how to apply their knowledge effectively. I will have to develop lessons that will require students to learn strategies for scientific thinking. Hands-on on experience can also be given to help deliver content to students.This applies to me teaching science, because it will be important that I provide lessons and activities that are of
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pump out a couple then he continuously kicked me in my stomach as he barked out orders at me to do more. After doing about 20-30 more he had me stand at attention and he looked me square in the eyes and he said "What is your problem Vainberg." I looked him back in the eyes and told him the only answer that came into my head, that I was too big of a P.O.S.* and I can't handle anything that they have been throwing at me. He had me sit down and we talked for a good hour about my life and his life and he swore to me that he would make it his personal mission in life at SJNMA to see to it that I would not only survive the year but get as much out of it as I possibly can and want to come back for
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your side. Not that you ever tried that much. You never tried to let someone be aware of us, of the shining ball of love we were together. Because you were too affraid to let someone know that the person you love, well it's me and not just someone else, it's your bestfriend.
But that day, I had no idea that your smile was for a special reason. I just learned a couple of hours after that you decided to try, that you decided to try for real.
Who would have thought we would last through a seperation like that? Who would bet on a couple that fades away like that and still loves each other that much?
I remember how our friends that knew about us would ask how I did to stay in love with me as
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together by sharing their stories. A lot of Indians follow this oral tradition because they cannot read or write well and because it is the oldest and most traditional way of re-telling history for them. It makes it much easier to follow and remember. Garnet discusses the "red road" in the final chapter of Keeper'n Me. He describes "true" guides as "[the] people who search the sky for magic. The dreamers. The believers. The ones who know that power lives in the things we see'n here'n wonder about. The ones who come to stand upon the land and search for stories. Teachings. The blazes made by them that went before. The signs that mark the path we're all supposed to follow" (212). These people have
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Despicable Me is about a villain. Gru, and his want to commit the ultimate crime: stealing the moon. Gru enlists the help of three orphan girls that had previously sold his enemy, Vector, cookies. He is trying to steal back the shrink ray which will help him get the moon by shrinking it to an adequate size. While this plan goes through he finds that the girls are a little more likeable than he had planned. Gru diverges from gender norms by embodying the role of caregiver to Margo, Edith, and Agnes.
When Gru first sees the girls, he fits the feminist lenses almost to perfection. He adopts them to get what he wants and once he has it he will simply return them to the Orphanage. Yet, not
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The movie ‘Catch Me If You Can’ is based on the true-life story of Frank Abagnale. He was the youngest person to ever be put onto the FBI’s most wanted list. The movie tells his story. Frank Abagnale impersonated many people and forged many documents (many to include paychecks) over the period of 5 years. He was said to be the world’s greatest liar. Some of the documents that he forged included, but were not limited to, false identification cards, birth certificates, and of course paychecks. He got into the forgery business by learning from his ‘conman’ father. Frank traveled around the world impersonating doctors, airline pilots, and even the assistant attorney general. The FBI was always
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Michael Moore, who is an esteemed low budget producer, made an extravagant film back in 1989 entitled "Roger & Me." I recall seeing this film during my freshman year for English class and after seeing it again, the documentary that depicts corporate greed in the real world, still strikes me.Moore brings us to Flint, Michigan which I believe he stated was his hometown. He shows us the General Motors plant that employs a huge workforce there and how in the preceding years they had laid off massive amounts of its workforce, which he depicts as the heart of the city and a "run of the mill" part of Michigan.Mr. Moore begins his journey by trying to get a candid interview with plant owner and
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We can all too well imagine the scene on March 23, 1775 when Patrick Henry gave the speech “Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death” that he became notorious for. The colonies were in an up rise with Britain passing even more acts to tax them and treat them as second class citizens. The time for words had passed and the leaders of fight for independence were attempting to gather forces to attempt their break with England. One of America’s great leaders said that the end of Patrick Henrys speech “sparked the War of Independence. So what was so compelling about his speech? Obviously his last words, “Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death” were swaying words but the overall speech was a call to arms that
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getting his puffs Aston was told, “Asthma is nothing to play with… people die” (99). Yet Aston thought to himself “But I, Aston James, am way too cool to die” (99). This bewilders the reader as it means that peer pressure is stronger than death. This also shows the readers that peer pressure don’t only impact your decisions but controls them.
The last change jolts me, and leads me to explore various big ideas. How can peer pressure be stronger than death? Why don’t we stand up to this pressure? Are you all just cowards?
Recently I came across an article about a 13 year old committing suicide due to peer pressure. According to this article, students give up and attempt suicide. However in Aston’s story, confronting death just made him think that he is ‘Way too cool’. Why did Brenda Woods do this? Was she just trying to make the story sound stronger or did she have a personal connection with peer pressure? This leaves me unsettled, and leads me to ask more questions about the human race.
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was one of the first opponents of British rule in the colonies. He was famous for giving speeches on American Democracy. Patrick Henry's wit, eloquence, and rhetorical gifts made him a great orator. He eventually became an influential leader during and after the American Revolution (Henry). Patrick Henry's "Speech to the Virginia Convention" was given before the American Revolution. By the time that Henry gave his speech, many colonists already wanted to break away from Britain. However, other colonists were not too sure about rising up against British rule.http://kiersynu.blogspot.com/2012/04/final-essay-on-patrick-henry.htmlPatrick Henry gave his speech, 'Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death!', to the Virginia House of Burgess in Richmond, Virginia on March 23, 1775. He wanted his fellow Virginians to, in the spirit of true patriotism, rise up, organize a militia, and take a stand against the threat of British tyranny overpowering their very God-given liberties and freedoms as human beings.
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All the members from the Bombshell Ship are gathering to hear Captain Viviana’s speech. They have no idea what this is all about. Minutes pass and the women get more nervous and uneasy. Finally, the Captain appears on the highest point of the deck. The chattering ceases. Her lips are pursed and her eyes show signs of anger and tears. She lifts her head up swiftly, looking with determination and sparks of fire in her eyes towards the members. They now know this will be serious, probably the most serious mission they had undertaken until then.
“You must have no idea why I called you all here. It does not matter: I will tell you everything you need to know. Be warned, you will never be the
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You Loved Me? Have you ever been in love and nobody, even the person that you were in love with, knew about it or took it seriously? Well, I did, and this is my story. People said that I was gay, but what did they know about me? I just moved to Perry Central High from Tell City and was already the new "target" for the bullies of PC. People thought that they would scare me away by pushing me into lockers and making me drop my books in the hallway. They don't understand what is like to be the new kid. Most of them grew up with the people here and knew some other type of me, but they were one of them, so it made no difference. I am sure that you have heard about gay/lesbian
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Trevor OlsonPeriod 7Comp. 1Mrs. WheelerMusic is the Cure for EverythingMusic, I believe, is the cure for everything because I was lost at one point…and music saved me. Music made me who I am today. If it weren't for music, I wouldn't be as funny (only funny on good days), handsome (also only on good days), social (yet again...only on good days), and so friendly. It sucks because I care so much about people. I can't even care for myself. They say music has magical powers, and I truly believe that. In my eighteen years of life, I had to go through different challenges that I had to overcome, but there has been one thing always by my side, music.Music has literally saved my life on