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The Story Of Poppy Had Always Been A Unique Character

- As I look down at this slumbering man, his closed eyes meet mine with a nonexistent gaze. I take a step forward. His lips are closed tightly, my lips unable to let words escape. I take a step back. His mountain of a nose, with two small caves at the base, air circulating at a snail’s pace. As i put my head back up, i turn away from him, walking towards my relatives, my eyes averted from the open casket, my grandfather laying there, getting a good night’s rest. Black is the first thing I see next, everywhere, death trickling over each and every one of my family’s garments....   [tags: Family, Grandparent, Walking, 2007 singles]

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Children With Bilateral Cerebral Palsy

- In one interview series, both parents and the children stated that walking ability seemed to be improved after hippotherapy (Lemke et al. 2014). They also stated that their leg flexibility used during non-walking activities improved. This shows that even non-ambulatory patients may gain leg flexibility through the use of hippotherapy. While not a numerical measure of improvement, these comments made during the interviews do provide evidence that at least some people are noticing gait improvement after hippotherapy treatment....   [tags: Better, Improve, Walking, Human leg]

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My Experience At The Gym

- Over a three-day period I have kept track of my physical activity levels. On the first day I exercised for 105 minutes total. I spent my time weightlifting, and squatting at a moderate intensity for ten minutes. I also spent my time weightlifting with dumbbells at a moderate intensity for 15 minutes. I began my workout by running for 20 minutes at approximately 10 minutes per mile, which qualifies as vigorous intensity. Over the course of the day I walked around a lot and according to the health app on my phone I walk about 5,535 steps per day....   [tags: Physical exercise, Exercise, Walking, Light]

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The Years That Made A Lifetime

- Four years that made a Lifetime To this day, I lay there in a hopeless wonder of what more I could have done. Flash back to September 2008 when a moving truck pulled up to a house in my neighborhood. Two blonde girls, about my age, and an older boy about fifteen jumped out of a black SUV while their father and mother followed them. The next week at church, I saw those two girls again, except this time one of them was walking toward my group of friends. She introduced herself as Abby. It turns out she was my age, and she had the same interests as me....   [tags: Automobile, Walking, English-language films]

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Graduation Speech - Original Writing

- It was a warm April day and all of the students were let out of school for the day. I went home to finish packing with the help of my parents making sure that I had everything and I wasn 't forgetting. I was excited for a week now to go on the trip to Washington D.C. with the whole 8th grade class for a week. “Are you nervous?” my mom asked me as I was zipping up the suitcase. “No, I 'm more excited than anything but its going to be different not being home every night!” I answered. “Well please be careful and please stay with the rest of the group so you don 't get lost....   [tags: Automobile, Walking, Bus stop, Thing]

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Graduation Speech - Original Writing

- It was late spring when it happened, I was about 12 years old on a sunny yet windy day. With the trees covering for shade and friends yet not friends tagging along. Splitting apart as we walk home from school as they turn left and then right, we kept on walking straight down the sidewalk on the gorgeous day. Before it had come close to what happened, I started in school as a usual day. When school was almost out, I was sitting in my class waiting for the bell to ring, as of me I knew I had always got my stuff done early....   [tags: Automobile, Walking, Running, Debut albums]

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My Memories Of My Past

- My past isn’t full of happiness and my childhood memories aren’t ones that I would like to remember. Mainly because I knew terrible things about those who had raised me. I never knew their names, but I called them Mom and Dad. They weren’t my real parents, but I never said otherwise for fear that I would end up like the children that came before me. You see, I knew what had happened to the other children, and I knew what would happen if Mom and Dad found out that I knew the terrible things they had done....   [tags: Mother, Father, Walking, 2008 singles]

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High School Was My Worst Nightmare

- High school was my worst nightmare. Students were mean and beyond the definition of disrespectful. There was a group of “popular” kids. Snobby, rude, obnoxious, and ruthless is how you would describe them. Walking into a classroom full of those “type of people”. I sat alone and away from the class. It was like I was on my own island secluded from the rest of the world. No one had respect for anyone. It was terrible. And that’s when it started. It goes back to the day I was called out. The day I was immediately called a fatherless child....   [tags: Debut albums, Walking, Mother, Father]

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My First Night - Original Writing

- I remember it as if it were just last night. I was walking along Heddington Avenue when I was approached by two intoxicated white males, they looked to be in their late 30 's. They asked where I was heading to, I hadn 't answered them as I feared what they were capable of. I had heard the stories about the young aboriginal women who had been taken. I had thought nothing of the stories at first, as I thought that such a thing would never happen to me. I was heading back to my grandmother 'house, which was approximately 5 blocks from where I was visiting....   [tags: Family, African American, Fear, Walking]

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Graduation Speech : High School

- Something that a student would never like to hear, is being told that they are going to repeat the same grade, again. I have gotten this news in the 8th grade, I had failed the final exam to more on, to high school within the regular school year but, then going to summer school and retaking, English class, and retaken the final English exam again. Still failed it, which was horrifying. Going to the last, day of summer school to find out my result. To find out if I passed and moving on to high school....   [tags: High school, Teacher, College, Walking]

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Personal Statement : My Dream

- In my dream, I am walking in a crowd of people on a sunny day. There are a lot of people all around me, talking a looking in a number of stalls. I look right and then left. I walk up to one of the stalls on my left, it has a glass counter full of sunglasses. A man behind the counter smiles and tells me the glasses on are sale for three for ten dollars. I walk on to the next stall it is full of tee shirts. I realize that I am in a swap meet. I walk on and look at stalls full of items. They are a blur, as are the people around me, I walk on....   [tags: Automobile, Walking, Transport, Meaning of life]

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I 'm A Good Person

- “I’m a good person,” Travis told himself. He was sitting down on his bed in his jail cell, staring at the paintings he painted during his lengthy stay in prison. There were three paintings; the first one was of a 4 year old girl playing on a playground, the second was of a girl posing in a blue prom dress, and the last was of a woman looking at the horizon in a wedding dress. These are meaningless to me now, he thought. The girl in the paintings started to cry, so he slowly lifted himself from his bed and took down the paintings, his hands shaking....   [tags: Prison, Penology, Walking, Security guard]

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Gofl is a Sport

- Golfing has been viewed for a long time as an old man’s game and the most common saying is that it is a long walk ruined. Many play golf on the weekends or while on vacation, and more have a set of clubs in the closet now home to many generations of household spiders. Even though it is popular and ridiculed as a sport, many have tried to play the game. Golf is a competitive sport requiring mastery of skills, physical and mental endurance and deserving of recognition as so. Golf is most certainly a sport based on the definition of sport: a contest or game in which people do certain physical activities according to a specific set of rules and compete against each other (“Sport”, n.d.)....   [tags: clubs, balls, walking long distances]

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Charlotte Smith's On Being Cautioned against Walking on an Headland Overlooking the Sea, Because it was Frequented by a Lunatic

- Charlotte Smith's "On Being Cautioned against Walking on an Headland Overlooking the Sea, Because it was Frequented by a Lunatic" “On Being Cautioned against Walking on an Headland Overlooking the Sea, Because it was Frequented by a Lunatic,” Charlotte Smith’s sonnet, comments on the poet’s feelings toward this lunatic and the thought process he instigates in her mind. By using different syntax to describe her two characters, Smith draws the attention of the reader to the message in the sonnet instead of the scene on the surface....   [tags: Smith Frequented Lunatic Cautioned Sonnet Essays]

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We Make The Road By Walking

- This book is an absolutely phenomenal first-hand account of Horton's and Freire's progress in educational reform and social change. From descriptions of Horton's Highlander school and its contributions to the civil rights movement, to Freire's philosophies on education and civic duty, this book was captivating in every sense of the word. Freire and Horton instill in the reader the values of both educational and civic responsibility that are found in few books today. The interview format made the book very easy to understand....   [tags: Myles Horton Paulo Freire]

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Walking With Jesus Through Europe

- While on a two week trip through Europe, I was drawn far deeper into the Sacred Romance I have with Jesus and was therefore transformed. While the time I spent in Europe represents a very small fraction of my life, the lessons I learned and the things I discovered have molded me into a different person than I who I was before I embarked on the journey. There were four intellectual and spiritual things that deeply impacted me on this trip; the first one being the deep sense of history and respect for history that I acquired....   [tags: Autobiographical Essay, Personal Narrative]

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A Walking Tour of DC: Three “Fronts” of Change

- Washington DC streets are structured in three different groups: streets that run east west are numerical, streets that run north south are alphabetical and streets that run diagonal are the states in America. When two diagonal streets intersect, a square or circle is formed. The areas observed in Washington DC appear to have a similar theme: the conflict between the modern and classic. Gentrification and modernism are two major themes that affect the neighborhoods in Washington DC. Three different developments exist: modern buildings, modern interior with a historical front and a historical building....   [tags: Travel]

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Analysis of Rick Grimes Actions in the Walking Dead

- ... He feels ungrateful for leaving Merle behind, saying, "I can't leave a man to die from thirst. We left him like an animal in a trap." Rick, with a compassionate heart accompanies Daryl and others to get back Merle. This rescue maybe an example of Rick's selfish way of redeeming himself and leaving his family, but Rick grasp this moment, with the intention of retrieving the bag guns as well. With more ammunition and weapons brought back to their camp, the higher their chances of surviving will be....   [tags: moral, unselfish, rescue, choices]

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Montgomery Bus Boycott - Walking the Road to Equality

- The 1955 Montgomery Bus Boycott may be sometimes characterized as furious African Americans who wanted equal rights to whites. Blacks began to get tired of the treatment they had been receiving throughout the years. The laws stated that blacks should never sit to the front of the bus and if whites wanted to sit, then the blacks should move to the back. African Americans of Montgomery, Alabama were tired of segregation and being mistreated and they wanted to do something about it. The Montgomery Bus Boycott is still known to be an important civil rights movement in history, and it came about by the arrest of Rosa Parks, the organization of boycotts by Martin Luther King Jr, and the organizati...   [tags: Rosa Parks, montgomery, segregation]

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Dead Man Walking: Death Penalty in America

- Capital punishment, otherwise known as “The Death Penalty,” has been around for many years and has been the cause of death for over twelve hundred inmates since 1976 (“Death Penalty Information Center”), but is the Death Penalty really beneficial to the American public. This question is in the back of many people’s minds, and has left many questioning the meaning of the punishment. The death penalty targets murderers or high profile cases. Some say that the death penalty should apply to those who murder, rape, or abuse human beings such as children, or women....   [tags: capital punishment, death penalty]

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Healthier Living Practices

- Research has made it clear that healthier living practices need to be implemented in our daily lives. Health concerns have raised awareness and motivation throughout the world in recent years. An interest in more physically interactive public areas and spaces has been a proposed idea to the matter. The Chicago’s World Fair became a catalyst of sorts to organized, active and functional landscaping. Funding is provided from both state and federal agencies but has recently been an area of less concern....   [tags: Health, Public Spaces, Walking Environments]

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Resistance Training Program

- Director, thank you for the opportunity to provide recommendations for the facility’s new Resistance Training Program. This is sure to be a great addition to our current walking program and will be an opportunity for the residence to progress even further. There is compelling evidence of these type programs being used and their effectiveness with the population of our residence. (Haggis 2013) Adding this aspect to our current offerings may appeal to other residence who may not be participating in the walking program and keep them from being further inactive....   [tags: walking program, yoga fitness program]

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Calorie Consumption and an Exercise Plan

- ... That's why running is a high-impact activity. Each time they land, runners subject their bodies to a stress equal to about three times their body weight. In just one mile, a typical runner's legs will have to absorb more than 100 tons of impact force. It's a testament to the human body that running can be safe and enjoyable. Walkers have one foot on the ground at all times. Figure 1 below show the walking posture. Figure 1 Walking Posture Exercise burns calories. In the case of walking and running, the calories burned depend much more on the distance covered and body weight than on pace....   [tags: walking vs running, body mass/fat percentage]

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The Quick Trip Of Boredom

- The Quick Trip Boredom seems to always lead to something bad. Once your mind starts to wonder you come up with some ridiculous things to do. One night being at home with my 2 sisters, and little b4rother we got bored. My dad and his girlfriend decided to go out. They both went together so that left one car at home. It was really late and we decided lets go to the store the idea first hit us that we were going to walk. My sister was lazy as hell so me and my brother would go. Once I walked outside seen the car and looked at my brother and had a look on his face as if he knew what I was thinking, he probably didn’t....   [tags: Sibling, English-language films, Walking, Thought]

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Analysis Of Voltaire 's ' The Great Gatsby ' By F. Scott Fitzgerald

- " What is it " I asked looking at them in concern. Voltaire pushes them out the door and hushes them. He brought back a small piece of armor and I looked in the reflection. " WHAT IN THE WORLD " I yell as I look at my eyes. Voltaire tries to explain but I keep interrupting him. " Ra-" " WHAT IS WRONG WITH MY EYES " " Rave- " " I 'm gonna die, this is it I 've been cursed " I say while looking at the armor. I look up and I jump slightly when Voltaire covers my mouth. " SHUT UP AND LISTEN " he yells as I look at him and nod....   [tags: Debut albums, Walking, Eye, 2006 singles]

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An Affluent Community By The Name Woodbury Court

- I chose to observe an affluent community by the name Woodbury Court in Irvine California. According to the United States Census Bureau, as of 2013 the population estimate in Irvine was 236,716. The community is also primarily made up of Caucasian, Asians and Middle Eastern people. You might be thinking what possible issues can this community be having. While observing I found that this community has everything they need right here. They do not need to get on the freeway to go to the grocery store or even to eat....   [tags: Upper class, Working class, Chick-fil-A, Walking]

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I Am A Great Time Without A Care

- I was in the car with my best friend Hannah with her sitting passenger and I was in the driver’s seat. We were talking and laughing, having a great time without a care in the world. My stereo was on and playing was my favorite CD: Blurryface by Twenty One Pilots. We were on our way to a friend’s house and couldn’t wait to get there. The traffic started to slow us down but we didn’t let that damper our mood. I was just passing Cobblestone Dr. in our subdivision. Our speed was declining fast with the traffic light ahead at the corner on Pinehurst Dr....   [tags: Automobile, Walking, English-language films, Dog]

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A Lab About Human Body And Pulse Rate

- The next day we were doing a lab about the human body and pulse rate. Our teacher had one person sit up on the desk and just relax. No talking aloud. Then after five minutes were up he had the other partner record if the pulse had changed and do a few different tests and right down the results. He allowed us to choose what the tests we were going to do as long as we got the first part of the experiment accurate because we were going to combine all of our data as a class in the end. “Do you want to have your pulse taken or do you want me to?” I asked quietly....   [tags: Debut albums, Walking, 2007 singles, Classroom]

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It Was A Cold And Foggy August Night By Martin O ' Neil

- It was a cold and foggy October night, Martin O’Neil was driving back from work to his new home in the countryside. Fully focused on his driving, and straining his eyes to see the street names in the darkness, Martin was startled by a loud ringing noise coming from inside his car. I glanced at my phone which I had previously thrown onto the passenger seat of my car, curious to see who was calling me so late in the night. I was quite surprised to see my beloved wife’s name on the caller ID, as she was rarely ever awake at this time of night....   [tags: Debut albums, Walking, English-language films]

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What Does The Shy Girl Who Can 't Even Attend A Party?

- I sat here wondering what I could write about. What do I believe in… what does the shy girl who can’t even attend a party alone anymore possibly believe in. Then it hit me. At 15 I was forced to believe in myself… “My friends having a party tonight after winter formal, it’s gonna be a night to remember, trust me you gotta come, Brianna will be there to”. I never knew how right he would be, my first and last high school party would be one id never forget. As I sat alone in the cold I could feel my heart beating harder than the base of the music....   [tags: Debut albums, English-language films, Walking]

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The Importance Of Exercise And Lack Of Mental Stimulation

- Dogs need to be entertained and they also need their daily exercise and stimulation to stay healthy. If you are unable to give your dog his daily exercise, it is more convenient for you to hire a dog walker in your area. Did you know that lack of exercise and lack of mental stimulation can have a negative effect on your pet. Your dog has the potential to become bored or overweight, if you do not utilize the necessary exercises that will keep your pet happy. When you don’t have the time to commit to giving your dog the attention he deserves, using the services of a professional dog walker is a suitable choice that you can make....   [tags: Dog, Pet, Pet sitting, Dog walking]

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A Brief History of Some Scary Things: Zombies

- Zombies. As we see them today on television shows like "The Walking Dead" they are mindless, undead, brain-eaters. We see it as a living being infected by being bitten, scratched; as a disease. Most people don't know that zombies originated from Haiti known as zombi or zombii. There the zombification was caused by voodoo and were simply reanimated. Though it wasn't well known elsewhere until the short story The Unknown Painter was published Mermaids. Mermaids (mer=fish maid=young woman) are known to be beautiful half-human half- fish creatures who end up eating men once they've fallen to their deaths....   [tags: walking dead, sirens, mermaids, disney movies]

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The Day Of The United States

- As I walked through the lonely, dimly lit streets of Mexico City with my cousins Michael,Jose, and Carla on a humid summer night conversing about what we wanted to do that summer that beginning for us. All of us coming from different countries had not been united in about four years, we wanted to make this summer a memorable one. As a matter of fact, we had been talking about this summer for years now in our weekly group Skype calls, however now that it was finally here we did not know where to begin our three month journey it just seemed as if the time wasn 't enough to do all we had in mind....   [tags: Family, English-language films, Walking, Meat]

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The Road Between Nature And Urban Environments

- I have no idea where I’m going or when I might get there. All I know is it is this road that will take me to it, wherever it maybe. If you think about it, roads are an underappreciated benediction in this day in age. In this magnificent age of technology, man and machine has allowed us to give birth to a wonderful thing called the road. Our creations reflect our very nature, for we are creatures of habit, and so are our creations. We created the road that allows us to stroll through life with the greatest of ease....   [tags: Walking, Life, Thought, Nature versus nurture]

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My Experience At Mountain Pointe High School

- There were many decisions that I had to make while in school, some were good and some were bad, but I could not let the bad ones overweight my good ones. I was at Mountain Pointe High School for four year and I was the first generation of my family to complete and to graduate from high school. High school was a time in my live where I found out who my true friends are and experienced some of the most memorable events. There were times when I thought I was not going to make it and not be able to graduate with my class, but with hard work and dedication could achieve my four-year goal that made me who I am today....   [tags: High school, Graduation, Academic dress, Walking]

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Why Do Sleeping Patterns Differ So Much From Individual?

- Chirp chirp, there’s a bright light hitting the window that then travels to illuminate an individual’s face. That is what everyone wakes up to. Everyone has the desire to stretch their body immediately after getting out of bed, yet no one really wants to leave their warm bed. These are the struggles people face every day to wake up in the morning. There are two different kinds of people: morning and afternoon. Morning people have internal clocks that make them get up early no matter what. Afternoon individuals, do not get up until they feel that they can no longer sleep....   [tags: Sleep, Circadian rhythm, Sleep disorder]

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Cry : Cry Baby Bridge

- Cry Baby Bridge is a local legend in my hometown of Carmi, Illinois. The stories of this bridge have been passed down from generation to generation. Our parent always warned us not to go to the bridge after dark. A young women once hung her child, and then proceeded to hang herself from the bridge. On any given night you can hear the cries of a baby who is struggling for its life. Those who have been brave enough to go out there have horror stories of the things that happened. This bridge is in the middle of nowhere with the nearest town being Carmi, and the closer you get to the bridge the less cell phone signal you have till you reach the bridge and have no signal....   [tags: English-language films, American films, Walking]

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The Death Of Hannah Baker

- BEEP. BEEP. BEEP. I wake up slowly and climb out of bed feeling miserable. It was the day after I had finished the tapes. The tapes that contained the life of Hannah Baker, a girl who had recently committed suicide. I used to be friends with Hannah and Alex Standall after I moved and began going to the local school. The teacher Ms. Antilly introduced her to me; she thought we could be friends, but that did not exactly work out. Our friendship faded slowly as time went on, especially after the list....   [tags: Suicide, Suicide methods, Coming out, Walking]

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Time On The Ferris Wheel

- I look back at the memories we made and I begin to feel sad, but the most memorable would have to be that time on the ferris wheel. I woke up in the morning and started to get ready for the day. I knew it was going to be fun and I was looking forward to it all week. It was the final day of fair. Once I was ready, I went and picked up my best friend Emma. We both knew something big was going to happen that day and we were both super excited. We drove to the fair and we talked about what was going to happen....   [tags: Debut albums, 2007 singles, Walking, 2005 albums]

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An Ordinary But Impressive Worker

- An Ordinary but Impressive Worker Throughout our life, we encounter different kinds of people. Although most people around us are strangers who we do not know their names, sometimes they may make a deep impression on us due to their actions as well as attitude towards life. Some people are influenced by the family, friends, and teachers because they are someone who we spend a lot of time with. As for me, when I was ten, I met an ordinary worker who was quite strange to me, and she had a profound influence on my life....   [tags: Old age, Middle age, Homelessness, Walking]

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Loan Application Rejected Hurt Me

- I walked out from the bank hopeless with a sad face after being denied for a loan. Having my loan application rejected hurt me immensely because I had many responsibilities to fulfill; I had three children to raise and feed on my own because my wife had passed away in a car accident just a few months prior. Her funeral had cost me all the money we had saved. , I had one friend who even committed suicide after losing his job. Like me, he felt helpless at trying to care for his family, and in our culture if a father can’t provide for his family, he feels like he has no identity or purpose.....   [tags: Automobile, Walking, English-language films, Want]

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Never Got The Chance?

- Never Got the Chance. Most times we want more than we can have. Appreciate the time you have with your loved ones, because one day they 're here and the other they 're not. "I 'm really trying to make it more than what it is, because everybody dies but not everybody lives." -Drake. As a normal twelve-year old student, I was in my sixth grade Reading class afterschool. I was failing the class and my teacher Mrs....   [tags: Family, English-language films, Sibling, Walking]

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Influential Traits of the Recurring Dreams

- Dreams are interesting, for they have some unique characteristics. One of them is that they are difficult for humans to control with their will. But there is more special type of dream, called ‘Recurring Dream’. “Recurring Dreams are dreams which are experienced repeatedly over a long period.” (Alchin, L, 2012) Recurring dreams are quite common and are often triggered by a certain life situation, transitional phase in life or a problem that keeps coming back again and again. These dreams may recur daily, once a week, or once a month....   [tags: Sleepless Nights, General Dreams]

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Analysis Of Descartes ' Dream Argument

- You stop to observe the goings on of your day, things that are mundane and nothing out of the ordinary. How can you prove that what you are seeing is not all but a dream. According to Descartes’ Dream Argument, it is impossible to tell with Cartesian, or absolute, certainty that any given experience is not a dream. While we may believe what we perceive to be true, it is not always wise to trust our senses, as they have tendencies to fail us. Because perception begins at the senses, if we cannot trust them to be accurate one hundred percent of the time, there is no way to tell if any given moment is dreamed or reality....   [tags: Epistemology, Mind, Dream, Truth]

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Named

- Joe sat there, quiet. He looked across the table at his wife. She was not the same girl he fell in love with all those years ago. She had changed her name to Silvermist and now she was quiet. The girl he loved was Samantha and she was out of control. She had changed and Joe wasn’t sure he liked the change. Sammi was beautiful in a dangerous way that caught everyone’s attention. This new girl was pretty, yes, but she lacked the sense of power Sammi had and diffidently used. Joe remembered the girl from 7th grade....   [tags: marriage, child, walking]

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The Pearl Black 2005 Mercedes Model S500 Is Driving Down The Road

- The wind was blowing and the sky was a clear, crystal blue. The pearl black 2005 mercedes model S500 is driving down the road. It is in decent shape. It has a few hairline scratches on the driver 's side door, needs a car wash from winter salt on its sides and mud on its tires, but it 's no big deal. It’s no big deal because that 's my car, the approximate date is March 10th 2015, even though it feels like that day never came. That morning I went to school got home, went to the gym and at this point I had just finished going out to eat with a friend (who’s name will forever remain anonymous purely for the fact I never wanted them to feel guilty since they made me drive....   [tags: Automobile, Walking, Steering, Truck]

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What I Don 't Understand About The Life Of Thomas Pain

- Justin Hicks June 15, 1999, the rising sun was bright and the air was humid. The morning rush hour commute was like any other seven o’clock day in southern Indiana. The cars were jammed at every stop light. And the people crossing the streets weren’t making it any better. However, one wrong move changed the life of Thomas Pain forever. “I don’t remember how I got there, or why I got there”, said Thomas Pain, “but I do remember this. My friend, Joe, and I were driving down the highway. Joe was a rule breaker....   [tags: Automobile, Walking, Steering, Ciara]

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Can A Human Soul Still Be Alive Inside A Zombie?

- Short Research Paper: “Can a Human Soul Still Be Alive Inside a Zombie?” You wake up in the middle of the night in your dark apartment. You look at your broken watch – it reads 1:23 am. Your fiancé has returned to your apartment after an evening of scavenging, dirty and scratched with a few specs of blood on her blouse. You are glad to see her returned, safe and sound, to the abandoned apartment building you now call home. The outbreak caused most people who lived in your city, but you and your fiancé boarded up your doors, barricaded your windows, and decided to wait for help....   [tags: Death, Consciousness, The Walking Dead]

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New From The Factory Vs. Pre Owned Vehicles

- New From the Factory vs. Pre-owned Vehicles What is the better value. Your initial budget will likely be the deciding factor. Buying a new or new-to-you vehicle is often one of the biggest purchases a person will make in a ten year period- and can impact your daily life. The average American driver spends an average of 100 minutes driving in their car every day- that’s nearly two episodes of your favorite hour-long TV drama. Driving a poor condition or performing vehicle can be a source of unwanted stress for the average commuter- increased operating costs, maintenance and repair bills can lead to a driver loathing their car....   [tags: Automobile, Vehicle, Walking, Brake]

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I Am Driving Through A Car Dealership

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Personal Narrative : My Grandmother 's Visit

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The Automobile 's Impact On Society

- The automobile has made a dramatic impact on many different aspects of American society. The automobile industry has aided in the creation of malls and other large shopping areas, theme parks, hotels and motels, highways, and assorted drive through businesses such as banking and fast food. The vast popularization of cars and other automobiles has also impacted society negatively. Car accidents and other auto related death has increased as well as noise pollution, and the formation of a larger carbon footprint....   [tags: Automobile, Transport, Walking]

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The Sun Is Making Its Presence

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My Personal Note On My Sleep

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Cause And Effect Of A Car

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A Report On Bus Vehicles

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Graduation Speech - Original Writing

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Benefits Of A Car Club

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The And Subordinate Identities Have Shaped My Sense Of Myself

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The Metaphysical Philosophy Of New Consciousness For Successful Living

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Dreams: The True Form of Therapy

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Analysis Of Richard Wilbur 's Poem

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Symptoms And Symptoms Of Insomnia

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Movie Report : ' Sioux Falls '

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Running At The Middle Of The Night

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A Child Walks Through The Store Caring

- A child walks through the store caring his Yu-Gi-Oh Cards in hand without a care in the world. That same child walks through that very same store several years later, but he doesn’t have those cards in hand because he’s afraid of what people will think of him. Judging others based on what they find enjoyment in has become a common issue and is over looked far too often. Whether it be in Europe, Asia or a small town in Texas, judgement will always find a way there. High School is one place where you will find this to be more relevant than anywhere else on the planet....   [tags: Friendship, High school, Walking, Question]

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