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The Issue of Happiness in Gooseberries

- The Issue of Happiness in Gooseberries One who seeks their own happiness through life will fail to do much good for others. A preoccupation with achieving this "ideal" state of happiness will certainly lead to an inconsiderate view of the world. Anton Chekhov's story Gooseberries portrays a man who has come to this realization. He has seen the consequences of pure unadulterated happiness, and describes his subsequent emotions as "melancholy". Why should an educated man, a veterinary surgeon none the less, have such issues with human happiness....   [tags: Gooseberries Essays]

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Views of Modern man

- The Views of Modern Man The various short stories of the age of analysis and anxiety do not depict man in a heroic guise, nor do they reflect any deep abiding faith in his destiny. This is especially true in the short stories “Gooseberries”, “The Jewels”, “The Rocking Horse Winner”, and “The Devil and Daniel Webster” In each, theme is used to give a dim view of the future of mankind, and common themes help tie together a picture of what the authors of this age saw as a plague on mankind....   [tags: essays research papers]

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What´s Oral History?

- In order to gain an impression of how lifestyle has changed in UAE, I interviewed my grandmother about her lifestyle in the terms of nutrition and physical activity during the time when she was in primary school. My grandmother was born in 1961 and grew up in a small village. Her mother was a housewife and her father was a police officer. They had a vegetable farm and date palm tree and also kept camels, goats and chickens. The food was very simple and there were a lot of imported foods from India and Oman such as fruit and rice; but grandmother diet was almost healthy....   [tags: food, diet, exersize]

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Testing the concentration of Vitamin C in different juices and fruits

- Testing the concentration of Vitamin C in different juices and fruits. Aim: - To test the concentration of Vitamin C in different types of Juice and fresh fruits. Hypothesis: - I hypothesize that all the fresh fruits and fresh juices will have more Vitamin C than the processed juices or concentrates. Background:- Vitamin C also called ascorbic acid is one of the most essential nutrients for human beings. It is used for almost all metabolic reactions in the body. It is also used as a food additive....   [tags: Experiment Analysis]

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Graduation Speech : My Life

- ... I explained that I was aware of the costs of an education and that I’d work before heading off to college, and every holiday when I returned home. In spite of my resolution have how I’d earn money, I can understand why he was questioning my action to spend this much so quickly. For him growing up, his family had to always watch what they’d buy and not just buy whatever they wanted, so to him this trip broke all of his morals about money. He wasn’t trying to be mean and hurt my feelings intentionally, he was just looking out for me so I’d have some support to have towards my tuition fee....   [tags: Money, Payment, Trip, English-language films]

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Feminism in Christina Rossetti's Goblin Market

- Feminism in Christina Rossetti's Goblin Market   The Victorian period marked the first traces of progress in the feminist movement, and poet Christina Rossetti embraced the advancement as her own long-established principles slowly became publicly acceptable. Her poem "Goblin Market" comments on the institutions in Victorian society that she and her feminist contemporaries wished to see altered, creating modern female heroines to carry out its messages. The goblins serve as malicious male figures to tempt the innocent heroines, sisters Laura and Lizzie, to corruption....   [tags: Feminism Feminist Women Criticism]

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