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Review of the Book "Ending Welfare As We Know It"

- Bill Clinton’s first presidential term was a surprising change period in policy toward low-income families. In 1993 Congress enacted a major development of the Earned Income Tax Credit for low-income working families. In 1996 Congress passed and the president signed the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 (PRWORA). This legislation abolished the sixty-year-old Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC) program and replaced it with a block grant program, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families....   [tags: Ending Welfare as we Know It]

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Alternate Ending to Franz Kafka's The Metamorphosis

- As soon as the Samsa’s returned to their flat, the family reminisces of the trials and ordeals which they were forced to endure upon their Gregor’s revolting transformation. Subsequent to discussing the matter the Samsa’s felt they could each hover above ground from the amount of anxiety which had been lifted from their shoulders. The Samsa’s decide they should clean their home and dispose of anything that brings the thought of Gregor to their minds. Mr. Samsa consumed with anger and disgust does not dare to go inside of Gregor’s dormitory....   [tags: Alternate Ending, Metamorphosis, ]

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The Ending of "The Great Gatsby"

- The Great Gatsby tells a story of eight people during the summer of 1922 from the observation of Nick Carraway. It's a story about trying to achieve the unattainable, deceit, and tragedy. It takes place around the character Jay Gatz who becomes Jay Gatsby in an attempt to change his persona and attract his long lost love, Daisy. In Nick's telling of the story, Nick and everyone who knew Gatsby, thought he was great. Gatsby threw lavish parties at his beautiful mansion every weekend. He had money, even though no one really seemed to know how he made his money....   [tags: Great Gatsby, Endings, ]

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The Ending Of The Book

- The older boys would be punished but it would be so overlooked that as soon as they were finished being punished, they would return from their beatings and give them back tenfold to the young boys who told on them. This section is actually one of my favorite parts. As he grows older, his style changes and he sees the real world as it really is as opposed to his fantasies he had when he was younger. A major development in the story is the actual act of becoming a man. Boys his age have a festival for many days that lead up to their circumcision, after which they become men....   [tags: Things Fall Apart, Chinua Achebe, Boy]

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The Ending And The Beginning

- The Ending and the Beginning November 25, 2012. That day, or should I say night that changed everything. My best friend/sister of six years decided she no longer wanted to be friends with me. She looked me in the eye and said, “It’s just not the same.” Most people would say that’s not such a big deal, it happens all the time. In most situations it wouldn’t have been a big deal but that night I would soon realize that my life was going to spiral out of control and I was going to witness a domino effect like no other....   [tags: Family, Friendship, Mother, Debut albums]

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Ending The War

- Satisfaction at the ending of a novel is important. If one does not like the ending, they may decide that, over all, they do not like the book. The ending need not be one that you expect, or approve of. It needs to be appropriate for the story. John Knowles, the author of A Separate Peace, knew that. His ending completed the plotline, emphasized the tone, and left the reader to discover on his or her own what the theme was, all significant things that can give a reader contentment. When an author finishes a plotline, there are usually two options....   [tags: plot, tone, obvious]

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Never Ending War is Never Ending Power

- The executive branch and president Bush had expanded their authority and power beyond what the framers could have envisioned. In doing so the checks and balances that had existed no longer function as designed and has created a loop of power and control in the executive branch under the theory of the unitary executive. Many of the powers that the executive branch wield come from Congress giving the Bush administration extraordinary powers following 9/11 with the Patriot Act. The Patriot Act that takes away the protection of habeas corpus, due process, privacy, reversal of innocent until proven guilty (p....   [tags: Patriot Act, The Bush Administration]

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The Powerful Ending of The Grapes of Wrath

- “Everybody wants a little piece of lan'. I read plenty of books out here. Nobody never gets to heaven, and nobody gets no land. It's just in their head. They're all the time talkin' about it, but its jus' in their head.” (Steinbeck) The Grapes of Wrath is most often categorized as an American Realist novel. It was written by John Steinbeck and published in 1939. As a result of this novel, Steinbeck won the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, and prominently cited the novel when he won the Nobel Prize a little over twenty years after the text’s publication....   [tags: John Steinbeck]

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Abortion Is The Ending Of Life For A Fetus

- Abortion is the ending of life for a fetus or embryo in a pregnant woman. An abortion occurs before the fetus can survive outside of the embryo. Typically, an abortion is a medical procedure used to intentionally kill the unborn baby. However, abortions that occur spontaneously are called miscarriages (BPAS, 2016). John Kasich is a governor from Ohio campaigning for the Republican party nomination in the general Presidential election for the United States. His stance on the hot debate is pro-life, meaning he is anti-abortion....   [tags: Pregnancy, Abortion, Rape, George W. Bush]

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Abortion Is The Ending Of A Pregnancy

- “When someone places more value in saving money, than the value they place in saving life, they have “misplaced” their Valves”(Donald L. Hicks). Abortion is the ending of a pregnancy. An Abortion is known as a miscarriage. Around 44 million abortions happen each year in the world. Abortion has been known since at least the ancient times. Abortion has existed in almost every society and was legal under Roman law back in the day, which also was accepted as a crime of killing a child within a year of birth....   [tags: Pregnancy, Abortion, Fetus, Uterus]

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Divorce Is The Legal Ending Of Marriage

- In today’s society, marriage is common when it comes to a couple that appears to be in love. Marriage is a form of union recognized by law. There is no law that forbids a certain age for dating, but most state laws declare that in order for a couple to get married one must be a minimum of 18 years old without parental consent. Little does society know the responsibilities that come with marriage and the hardships and struggles they may encounter. In detail, a couple marries, something goes wrong so they decide to divorce....   [tags: Marriage, Divorce, Family law, Alimony]

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An Alternative Ending to "Of Mice and Men"

- Alternate Ending-‘Of Mice and Men’ As the sun set behind the rugged hills of the Gabilan Mountains, the Salinas River rolled along the hilltops, and meandered quietly down towards the valley. It was late afternoon and already the sun had left the summit. The top of the hills now looked aphotic in the shadows. Under the trees skitters of lizards on leaves could be heard. The leaves lay charred in the sun like burnt toast. The rabbits rushed out of the brush away from foxes, as lizards skittered once more, through the crisp leaves back towards the brush....   [tags: fiction, Creative Writing]

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The Sense Of An Ending By Julian Barnes

- Throughout our lives, we 're told that knowledge is power. However, does knowledge alone achieve this. In the book, The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes, the main character, Tony, gains knowledge. In the beginning, he learns through his dependency on Adrian, his classmate. However, as he moves into his twenties, his learning stagnates. He 's peaceable to a point he seems spiritless but also too stubborn to change his original beliefs. It 's not until he wants to understand why Sarah, his ex-girlfriend 's mother, left him money and Adrian 's diary, that he actively pursues knowledge, helping him realize that his life may not be as black and white as he had thought....   [tags: Knowledge, Learning, Intelligence]

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Divorce Is The Legal Ending Of A Divorce

- DIVORCE Every individual hopes that they would never be faced with the word, “DIVORCE". Divorce is the legal ending of a marriage caused by arguments between a man and a women 's point of view or simply because they just got tired of each other. Whatever the reason is a divorce can break families apart and can cause many physiological damages. A divorce can make a child 's life horrible. It can make you feel worthless or angry. A divorce can make a person change and lead to have sociological issues....   [tags: Marriage, Family, Mother, Divorce]

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The Cycle Ending With The Rem Cycle

- The Process of Dreams Some desire, while others remember. History, sleep cycle, and nightmares all come together to make the mystical vision called dreams. Did you ever wonder why we dream. Why do we always have that one same dream. A lot of people questioned how dreams relate to their conscious life. Dream interpretation dates back to over one hundred years ago. Some try to remember their dreams, while others may experience de ja vu. A few reasons why people do not recall their dreams, is due to lack of sleep or not getting enough nutrients....   [tags: Carl Jung, Dream, Sigmund Freud, Unconscious mind]

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Understanding The Ending Of The Story I

- To understand the ending of the story I would have to reanalyze Allan perspective on the craft and himself. First, Allan wish to learn the craft not for himself, but to seek pride. The pride he was seeking was not one of showing off and asking for recognition from the world, but recognition from his father Richard Jackson. Alla father Richard was a man that shows little to no emotion and did not recognize the effect this had on the one’s closest to him. For instance, when Allan’s mother, Beatrice lost her families life saving because she was too naïve and handed the money to a person she had just met was distraught....   [tags: Suicide, Emotion, Suicide methods, Magic]

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Is It The Ending Of True Conversation?

- Is it The Ending of True Conversation. Even though cell phones have helped us communicate over the globe, the amount of time using a cell phone is getting out of hand. People spend countless hours using their phones to chat between one another or playing games on their phone just to pass the time. Wouldn’t it be nice if we could manage going without our phones and actually talking to someone but we text instead of actually talking to someone or tweet something that is going on in our everyday life’s....   [tags: Mobile phone, Text messaging, Talk radio]

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Realism: The Ending and Its Irony

- Irony is common in realist novels that reveal the fall and/or rise of characters among other aspects. It is mostly shown at the end which is usually tragic but tell readers the fate of the characters. Realist novels have plausible events, with cause and effect in their stories — what the characters desire and the consequences they receive because of that. Realism in the novel, The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton, was clearly shown through Lily Bart's character with its ironic ending that had both her fall and rise as a character....   [tags: Reaist Novels, The House Of Mirth]

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The Ultimate Ending: Cinderella and Hamlet

- The ultimate ending We have often read bed time stories that at the end everyone living happily ever after. Growing up several of us read the Cinderella story. After reading the Hamlet story I found some similarities even though the ending was not a happily ever after. Cinderella found a new meaning to her life through her prince charming at the end of the story but her journey getting there wasn't the prettiest. She struggled with not having her real mother and also losing her father later on....   [tags: tragedy, love story, reality, Shakespeare]

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The Twelfth Night: A Happy Ending?

- There is a certain degree of expectation with the genre of comedy that despite whatever difficulties appear within the play, by the end these will be resolved and the play will have a traditional happy-ending with a marriage or a celebration in the final scene. The “Twelfth Night” is no exception to this rule. Despite problems of confused identities and sexualities, the play ends with marriage for the major characters because they “have learned enough about their own foolishness to accept it wisely, and their reward, as it should be, is marriage.”(Schwartz 5140)....   [tags: Shakespearean Literature]

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A Utopian Ending in The Tempest

- The Reality of a Utopian Ending in The Tempest The idea of creating a utopia on an island in the Mediterranean is an idea that recurs throughout William Shakespeare’s The Tempest. When Prospero, a usurped duke, uses his magic to conjure up a storm, a boat full of Italian royalty is shipwrecked on an island. The hierarchy that once existed disintegrates quickly in the chaos of the shipwreck, and the reader sees the characters start to vocalize how they imagine their perfect world. However, throughout the play and in its humorous conclusion, the reader sees that the realization of a utopia of any sort is an unrealistic expectation due to the characters tumultuous relationships and histories....   [tags: Shakespearean Literature]

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A Raisin in the Sun Ending

- When reading A Raisin in the Sun, I expected a significantly different ending than the actual conclusion. From the beginning, I made the assumption that only one character would use the money to finance their dreams, and the rest would simply have to deal with the disappointment of their missed opportunity. Compared to my expectations, I can confidently say that the conclusion of the play is satisfactory. Though some of the initial dreams of characters, such as Walter’s dream to open the liquor store, were not met, larger dreams seemed to be realized throughout the progression of the play....   [tags: screenplays, theater]

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The Tragic Ending of The Titanic

- It has been more than a century since the Royal Mail Steamer, Titanic, met its tragic ending the Atlantic Ocean, during its voyage to America. Instead of reaching New York, its final destination was in the deep ocean on April 15, 1912. Titanic’s creators believed the ship was “unsinkable” ship and could not be defeated by the laws of nature (Ryan 28). This boldness explains the emotional impact the sinking had on the public. There was a disbelief that the ship could have sunk due to slow and unreliable communication....   [tags: tragic ship sinkings]

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Abortion : Saving Or Ending Lives?

- Abortion: Saving or Ending Lives. Many people are familiar with the term abortion and its popular controversy in society today. Anyone who is familiar with the term should also be familiar with the two groups that form the controversy of abortion: pro-life and pro-choice. The article I chose is written by Terry O’Neill and is titled, “Legal Abortion Can Be a Lifeline”. The article was published on January 22, 2013, to U.S. News. It argues that abortion saves lives rather than taking them. O’Neill’s claim “abortion is a lifeline” rests upon the questionable assumption that a baby inside a womb is not considered life....   [tags: Roe v. Wade, Abortion]

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Ending A Marriage Is Never Easy

- Ending a marriage is never easy. This is particularly true if you have been married for a long time. You and your spouse likely had children, raised a family together and made sacrifices. You may have given up a career to stay home while your spouse worked or vice versa, or maybe you moved for the sake of your spouse’s job. No matter what the case may be, three questions almost always arise when you end a marriage of 20 years or more: (1) will I receive spousal support or alimony; (2) how much alimony will I receive; and (3) how long will I receive it for....   [tags: Marriage, Alimony, Family law, Time]

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Learning : A Never Ending Process

- Learning – A Never Ending Process I was born and brought up in India. I went to catholic English medium school. I did my bachelors in India and for further studies came to United States. My twist starts when I wanted to change my study plans from doing masters in pharmaceutics to pharm.D. However, when I applied for pre-pharm I had to wait for one whole semester to get enrolled in the classes. Questions were arousing in my mind, what should I do for these six months. Should I go back to India and come again....   [tags: Writing, Essay, Learning, Short story]

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The Ending Credit Of Outlaw Star

- Throughout my high school year, I have been drawing during class, lunch, study hall, etc. My dream job was to be an anime artist every since middle school year. Watching Dragon ball z, Inuyasha, Big O, etc. I always wanted to drawing something like that. However, the anime that inspired me was Outlaw star. The ending credit of outlaw star was drawing from the artist, and I always thought it was the most beautiful drawing I have ever seen. Since that day, I started drawing, but i would never realize that this would be a long journey....   [tags: High school, Middle school, Family, Father]

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Summary Of ' After Ending '

- Ch.5 Title: After Ending Summary: Two days have passed since Leo was discharged from the hospital after the Blood Breed attack. In a turn of events he became a permanent resident of the Libra leader 's home, while he recovers or tried to anyway. Light from the morning sun peered through the drapes, illuminating the big room. Tossing and turning could be seen on the large king size bed as the brunet tried to get up. Unfortunately, his attempts were in vain, because the large giant wrapped his arms around the boy 's hips....   [tags: Man, Boy, Male, BOY]

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Socialization Is A Never Ending Process

- The Significant Socialization Socialization is a never ending process that continues to change our perspectives to help us learn and adapt to a social reality. This lifelo.ng process can be split up into two different parts; primary socialization, the first socialization an individual undergoes in childhood, and secondary socialization, when an individual adapts to a specific group within society. Although one may believe that secondary socialization has more power over primary socialization since it is current and therefore more relevant, primary socialization has more authority considering that it lays down the foundation for all future socializations....   [tags: Sociology, Socialization, Internalization]

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Graduation Speech : A Good Ending

- A Good Ending In The New Chapter of Life Am I ready to enter the college world. Do I have the necessary skills to achieve my academic goal. These are questions that all freshmen should ask themselves before choosing their first college classes. In the article written by Greg Smith, “Survivor--College style” Smith points out that many college freshmen do not pass their first year of college; using a study conducted by the American College Testing, that states out of every 100 college students more than 30 of them do not return for their second year of college (Smith p29)....   [tags: Management, University, Student, Class]

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Review : Ending Life Well

- ENDING LIFE WELL The website I chose to review is Ending Life Well. I wanted to see what it has to offer in services, suggestions and choices as I have had the experience of being with many people going through this stage of life, both at work and with my parents. I also currently have people that I support at work that are entering the final stages of life and wanted to see if the website has any new ideas that I could learn from to enhance this time in the autumn years of their lives....   [tags: Life, Debut albums, Season, Funeral]

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Ending The Childhood Obesity Epidemic

- Summary Assignment Ojela Burkhard Chamberlain College of Nursing  Summary Prewriting Theme: Health and Wellness Topic: Childhood Obesity Title: Ending the Childhood Obesity Epidemic. Childhood obesity is a widespread problem across the world and there is a solution for it to end. Intended audience: The intended audience is current parents, future parents and anyone else that could be interested in the solution to end childhood obesity. Writer’s background: Dr. David S. Ludwig is a pediatrician at Children’s Hospital Boston and a professor in Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School....   [tags: Obesity, Nutrition, Childhood, Food and drink]

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Benefits of ending child labor

- Florence Kelly, a factory inspector of the late 19th century, described the plight of the “Cash Child” at a conference in Geneva, New York. As described in a newspaper clipping, “She called attention to the fact that in our absorption in our efforts to celebrate the birth of the Christ child, we are oblivious to the presence of the cash child, whose young life is a sacrifice to our indifference.” Adolescence is the beginning of many positive changes for individuals, and allowing children more time to develop would lead to far greater benefits than those provided by underpaid child labor....   [tags: Exploitation of Children, Child Labor]

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Killing Rage : Ending Racism

- these students were able to graduate high school, seek further education, and become successful individuals that aspire to inspire younger generations in their society to fight for equality. In the book, Killing rage: Ending Racism by bell hook she talks about “ black rage” as an anger people feel in response to racism in society. She talks about how people of color experience rage as a form of resistance towards the white supremacists aggression they encounter. She goes on and says that rage is an appropriate response to injustice....   [tags: Racism, Race, White people, High school]

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Promoting Tolerance And Ending Prejudice

- Promoting Tolerance and Ending Prejudice In today’s world, there are numerous places where people create a society that is full of diversity. Although these societies exist, we have people who do not have tolerance for others because of the differences among each other. These differences include race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation and more. In our society, there are also multiple prejudices which prevent us from understanding each other. The relationship between tolerance and prejudice is that if we promote tolerance, we slowly end prejudice....   [tags: Discrimination, Prejudice, Abuse, Stereotype]

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Ending The Fossil Fuel Dependency

- Ending the Fossil Fuel Dependency If the Sun’s energy could be fully utilized, the world’s annual energy demand could be met in just one hour. There will soon be a necessity to make the switch from non-renewable energy to renewable energy. The majority of fuels we use today are finite, and one day we will run out. When we do run out of the fuels our country relies on, we must have an alternative. That alternative is renewable energy. There are some major drawbacks to using non-renewable energy....   [tags: Fossil fuel, Wind power, Renewable energy]

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The Multiverse Is Never-ending

- ... “I’m sorry, Dee. I didn’t sleep very well last night. I guess I’ve been drifting a lot, huh. What were you saying again?” She asked, hating how her voice always sounded slightly hoarse. Her dislike of her voice always resulted in her speaking quietly, so as not to disturb others. Her friends always told her it sounded sultry, but she knew better. She had heard herself many times on the answering machine and in voice mail. Deidre rolled her dark brown eyes at Adrianna and shook her head with a soft huff....   [tags: personal narrative]

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Ending Homelessness

- Homelessness is a growing epidemic across the country. This terrible misfortune has led to many unsuspecting people leading impoverished lifestyles, and facing the horrific and heart-wrenching tragedy of abandonment. The purpose of this essay is to not only persuade the readers to get involved in ending homelessness on local and national efforts, but to embrace new and creative ways of helping to end this rapidly growing problem, by taking action to end this catastrophic situation. Also, I will demonstrate the causes and effects of the homeless resorting to violence, by using comparison and contrast to examine the views and standpoints on helping the forgotten, so that we might end this cala...   [tags: Repeated essay.]

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Ending Human Life

- Ending Human Life As we age and watch or loved one grow old we begin to witness and perhaps experience struggles with illnesses, lack of health and other serious physical and emotional battles. We are faced with the inevitable reality of death. In rare cases we are forced to make unpleasant decisions and we must ask ourselves is death better than meaningless suffering. Mercy killing is defined as taking direct action to terminate a patient’s life with or without his/her direct permission (184)....   [tags: health, emotional battles]

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An Analysis of the Ending of Rocking Horse Winner

- Some texts have very interesting pieces to them. Sometimes that interesting piece is located at the beginning of a story it can also be in the middle of the story and for those with suspense toward the ending. When the largest phenomenon exists at the end it really gives a sense of suspense throughout because just about anything has an opportunity of popping up in the story. Therefore all the events leading up to the end had meaning without the reader even knowing the real meaning or significance of that particular event in again in the end everything becomes much more apparent to the reader....   [tags: texts, literary analysis, D.H Lawrence]

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Alternate Wicked Ending

- She said, “I will save you!” and she hurled the water at the Witch. Dorothy then trips on a silver nail, on the wooden floor. She falls faintly and passes out. Dorothy has a concussion and her soul detaches. The flying water lands on the Witch and her soul ends up with Dorothy’s soul in limbo. An arena of familiar faces before the pale darkness; they move in the obscurity like ghouls. There is Mama, looking for Turtle Heart; there is Nessarose, authoritative and lifeless as harden wood. There is Papa, lost in his duplicate, looking for himself in the faces of the suspicious agnosticism....   [tags: Summary]

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Easing Out the Ending of, A Doll's House

- Groundbreaking themes were presented in Henrik Ibsen's play, A Doll's House. The play has shared an important message regarding feminism. It was released in the 1800's, during time when women were not taken seriously. This has made the work essential for humanity to observe and respond to. One of the most important aspects of Ibsen's play was the end, in which the main character, Nora Helmer leaves her husband. This was a shocking scene for unprepared audiences in theaters throughout the world. Divorce and separation from one's spouse and children was not proper to discuss in public because it was not looked highly on....   [tags: Literary Analysis ]

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Abortion Is The Medical Process Of Ending A Pregnancy

- Abortion is a really big topic that has been talked about a lot in the past, but now it has become this big issue around America. More teens are getting pregnant each year and society is giving them the option to have an abortion or to keep the baby. Teens make the decision of getting an abortion or not based of their religious views and morals. In 2011, approximately 1.06 million abortions took place in the U.S., down from an estimated 1.21 million abortions in 2008, 1.29 million in 2002, 1.31 million in 2000 and 1.36 million in 1996....   [tags: Pregnancy, Abortion, Fetus, Uterus]

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The Ending The War : The Push For National Reconciliation

- Introduction/Summary The excerpt The Ending the War: The Push for National Reconciliation by David Blight, edited by Hoffman, Elizabeth Cobbs, Edward Blum and Jon Gjerde, in Major Problems in American History: Documents and Essays (Wadsworth, Cengage Leaning 2012) Blight argues historical memory that holds more importance than that of the Civil War. Like the Revolution, the memory of the Civil War played a role after the conflict. The concurrent issues in American society after the Civil War and against legislation to increase not decrease the racial problem in the South....   [tags: American Civil War, Southern United States]

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Abortion Is The Ending Of A Pregnancy Before Birth

- “Abortion is the ending of a pregnancy before birth” (O’Brien, 2015). When women precede with an abortion the embryo or fetus perishes within. Spontaneous abortions also known as miscarriages happen when the fetus or embryo die of natural causes. Natural causes would be defined as an abnormality in the embryo or a disorder within the woman. Women even resulted in back-alley abortions, which was self-induced or was done by an untrained practitioner. This technique was developed during 1550BC when the Egyptians suspected that a plant fiber cover in honey and crushed dates could provoke an abortion....   [tags: Abortion, Pregnancy, Dilation and curettage, Fetus]

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The Never Ending Cycle of Prejudice In U.S.A

- America has always struggled with discrimination and prejudice throughout its history. On July 2nd, 1964 the United States took a step in the right direction, when it recognized the principle that all men are created equal with the passage of the Civil Rights Act. The Act outlawed all discrimination formed on the basis of race, religious affiliation, gender or ethnic origin. In addition, it ended racial segregation in educational institutions and in the workplace. However, it can be argued that discrimination and prejudice remain today....   [tags: civil rights act, transgender, religion]

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Ending Global Poverty by Stephen Smith

- Which theoretical perspectives are represented by the author’s treatment of the topic. “Global poverty is the scourge and disgrace of our affluent era” (Smith 13). Eradicating extreme poverty has always been one of the greatest challenges in the world. In fact, today poverty has become a major concern for several nations. According to Stephen C. Smith, the author of book Ending Global Poverty: A Guide to What Works, ending poverty would require eight crucial keys to escape poverty traps; to provide health and nutrition for adults to work and children to grow to their potential, provide basic education to build the foundations for self-reliance, to provide credit and basic insurance for work...   [tags: world peace, extreme poverty, education]

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Sleep Cycle Ending With The Rem Cycle

- Dreams Some desire, while others remember. History, sleep cycle, and nightmares all come together to make the mystical vision called dreams. Did you ever wonder why we dream. Why do we always have that one same dream. A lot of people questioned how dreams relate to their conscious life. Dream interpretation dates back to over one hundred years ago. Some try to remember their dreams, while others may experience de ja vu. A few reasons why people do not recall their dreams, is due to lack of sleep or not getting enough nutrients....   [tags: Carl Jung, Dream, Sleep, Sigmund Freud]

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Customer Service Is A Never Ending Exercise

- C) Furthermore, customer service is a never-ending exercise that managers have to practice daily. Successful managers have to provide the best customer service. Building a relationship with customers will turn customers into loyal consumers. This is because customer service was effectively delivered. How does a manager produce customer service. They develop patience to able hear out the customer. Customers will often ask questions that need to be answered correctly and swiftly. Customers may approach managers confused or angry, stating how they feel and what they have experienced....   [tags: Management, Customer service, Customer, ManaGeR]

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Personality Is A Complex, Never Ending Process

- Human beings and what defines us is a complex, never-ending process. We are a combination of our biology and our experiences. I believe that a person is born with a personality that becomes molded overtime due to our experiences and produces who we are as people. Who we are as people is determined by a multitude of interactions and constructs. This idea of personality is nearly impossible to define, as everyone defines personality differently. The construct of personality is hard to define, and many personality theorists continue to debate on its definition....   [tags: Nature versus nurture, Human nature, Psychology]

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Ending Over Population of Companion Animals

- There are many reasons why companion animals are a great asset to people and pet owners, most of these benefits are health related. People who own companion animals are more likely to exercise and have reduced blood pressure. Spending time with a companion animal also increases longevity after a heart attack and reduces stress for people with Alzheimer's. Patients in hospitals who spend time with companion animals are usually more social, cooperative and have pain relief (Willetts Health Benefits lecture)....   [tags: animal rights, animal abuse and neglect]

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The Debate About Ending Gun Violence

- The debate about ending gun violence has been going on for too long. How many lives will have to be lose for the government to take there hands out of there pockets and do something about this senseless violence that is crippling our great country. Action has to be taken to end all of the senseless acts of violence that happens time and time again, the media sweeps it under the rug until the next school shooting or mall shooting, then and only then will the debate about gun control be brought back up into decision....   [tags: Firearm, Gun, Weapon]

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Ending Of My Fabulous Semester Abroad

- Ending to my Fabulous Semester Abroad Well, I have officially been back in the United States for nearly 48 hours. I can hardly describe the feeling. At some moments I feel like I never left, but at others I feel like an outsider in my own country and town. Nothing much has happened in my home life since I have been gone except having Christmas lights in the neighborhood since it’s the holiday season or waking up to ice on the road. For the past 49-hours I have been trying to brag about my entire semester to my family....   [tags: London Eye, London, Shower, Sleep]

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The True Ending

- The True Ending This is the actual ending to Romeo and Juliet. It wasn’t a happy love story like you might have thought. No it was a horrible tragedy that didn’t really make sense but happened any way. The truth is that only Romeo and Juliet survive, well sort of. The story starts off at night in a rain storm that doesn’t cease, right after Romeo has slain Paris. Romeo believes that Juliet is dead and goes to see her and kill him if it proves to be true. Romeo never got the friars message and hurry’s to see Juliet....   [tags: essays research papers]

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The Iliad's Ending

- Homer's Iliad is commonly understood as an epic about the Trojan War, but its meaning goes deeper than that. The Iliad is not only a story of the evolution of Achilleus' persona, but at times it is an anti-war epic as well. The final book proposes many questions to the reader. Why not end with the killing of Hektor. Most stories of war conclude with the triumphant victory of good over evil, but in the Iliad, the final thoughts are inclined to the mourning of the defeated Hektor, which accentuates the fact that good has not triumphed over evil, but simply Achilleus triumphed over Hektor....   [tags: Homer Iliad Analysis]

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Waterland's Ending vs. Song of Solomon's Ending

- `All's well that ends well.' Two completely different authors with two somewhat different styles of writing create two endings, which leave the audience guessing, making assumptions, but assuming that indeed, all is as well as it can possibly be, finally. Graham Swift creates a vivid description of many generations in a bleak, desolate location known as the fens in his novel Waterland. His character of Dick Crick plays an enormous role throughout the novel, but Swift ends his novel with Dick drunkenly diving overboard into the water so vital to the rest of the novel....   [tags: Comparative Literature]

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Analysis of The Ending of Jacob's Wake

- Analysis of The Ending of Jacob's Wake The ending of a play can be one of purpose, one that leaves you with a sense of completion and fulfillment. In the play “Jacob’s Wake” the ending was, to say the least, odd. I didn’t really get a sense that the ending belonged to the play. The whole time during the play I was waiting for things to turn around in the family, then all of a sudden the ghost came into play. Though I wasn’t much of a fan of the whole play, I did think the ending could have been done a little better....   [tags: Papers]

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The Revised Ending of Great Expectations

- The Revised Ending of Great Expectations The revised ending of Great Expectations is the version that Bulwer-Lytton gave his advice on. It was after reading what Dickens had written in his original ending that Bulwer-Lytton made suggestions on how to improve the ending. In this ending, Pip and Estella meet again in the garden at Satis House, but the possibility of them being together, even married, is left open in contrast to the original. By this point in the novel, Estella has suffered enormously, and is made into a better, more sympathetic person for it....   [tags: Great Expectations Essays]

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The Significance of the Ending of Enduring Love

- The Significance of the Ending of Enduring Love The endings of Enduring Love hold important significance to the whole novel. The 'endings' refer not only to the final chapter, Chapter 24 but also to the appendices I and II. After reading the last chapter readers are bound to be left with the feeling of unfulfilment. The appendices, particularly the case study in Appendix I, provides a lot of resolution that is not given in that final chapter or any other chapter in the novel. The Appendix I is a case study reprinted from The British Review of Psychiatry, by Dr Robert Wenn and Dr Antonio Camia....   [tags: Papers]

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Analysis Of The Ending Of "death Of A Salesman"

- Analysis of the Ending of "Death of a Salesman" The play "Death of a Salesman" shows the final demise of Willy Loman, a sixty- year-old salesman in the America of the 1940's, who has deluded himself all his life about being a big success in the business world. It also portrays his wife Linda, who "plays along" nicely with his lies and tells him what he wants to hear, out of compassion. The book describes the last day of his life, but there are frequent "flashbacks" in which Willy relives key events of the past, often confusing them with what is happening in the present....   [tags: essays research papers]

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A New Ending for Romeo And Juliet

- New Ending Act V, Scene III Verona. A churchyard; the monument of the Capulets. Enter Romeo and Paris. Paris This is that banished haughty Montague, That murdered my love’s cousin, with which grief It is supposed that fair creature died, And here is come to do some villainous shame To the dead bodies. I will apprehend him. Stop thy unhallowed toil vile Montague. Can vengance be pursued further than death. Condemned villian, I do apprehend thee. Obey and go with me, for thou must die. Romeo I must indeed, and therefor came I hither, Good gentle youth, tempt not a desperate man For thou nor any man shall prevent me from being with my love tonight, Put not another sin upon my head By urging...   [tags: William Shakespeare]

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Alternative Ending for Lord of the Flies

- Alternative Ending for Lord of the Flies Ralph, half staggering, half crawling like a wounded dog, looked up into the sky for a resolution, a sign of hope. But it did not give any. The sounds of the enemy were growing closer, and Ralph's situation was becoming more urgent by the second. He had two choices: to carry on making his way towards the reef, and hope that his luck would turn and a ship would pass his way, or to go up the mountain, into the beast's realm, yet where the savages wouldn't dare look....   [tags: Papers]

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Ending Of Apartheid In South Africa

- There were many factors which contributed to the ending of apartheid. After years of segregation and oppression of blacks, many different chronological events put together led to an eventual reform in South Africa of equality and democracy for everybody. However, the factor which I think played the most important part in the ending of apartheid was releasing ANC leader Nelson Mandela in 1990. Not only did it symbolise a fresh start for the country, but also a new found uniformity of its people....   [tags: essays research papers]

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The Ending of Franz Kafka's Metamorphosis

- The Ending of Franz Kafka's Metamorphosis At first glance, the final four pages of Franz Kafka's novel The Metamorphosis seem to be meaningless. This assumption, however, is anything but the truth. The final four pages, although seeming to be of no importance, serve to show the reader how the Samsa family changes as a result of the main character's, Gregor Samsa's, death. The family's changes are best exemplified in two different scenes: the scene at the kitchen table, and the scene on the trolley....   [tags: Metamorphosis essays]

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Of Mice & Men Alternate Ending

- Of Mice & Men Alternate Ending George aimed the gun and steadied it, and he brought the muzzle of the gun close to the back of Lennies head. The hand shook violently, but his face set and his hand steadied, Georges heart was pounding, Lennie was still looking across the river trying to picture his rabbits as he was told to do. George suddenly jerked his hand away as Lennie spoke. "Don stop now George, tell, tell about the rabbits and the fatta the lan" But George didn't answer, instead he raised the Luger and pulled the trigger the barrel turned creating a soft click which echoed in the small clearing....   [tags: Papers]

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Ending For Samphire By Patrick O'Brien

- Ending For Samphire By Patrick O'Brien 'As she pushed him, she felt her arms weak like jelly.' Molly knew the force of pushing this boy was too much for her tired arms, but he still fell downward, quite surprised by Molly's actions. On most occasions the boy would have felt embarrassed by being pushed over by a girl, but instead the boy stood up, stared at her and took his trustworthy chameleon and left. Molly really wanted to catch this figure up, but something, maybe her own pride, had pulled her back....   [tags: Papers]

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How Effective is the Ending of 1984 by George Orwell?

- One of the most important structures for a story is the ending, and the question that always should be asked is “How effective is the ending?” The purpose of the ending is to try to clarify to the readers the message that was trying to be said throughout the book, and looking at how well this is done is answering the question “How effective is the ending?” In 1984, written by George Orwell, we will see how effective 1984s ending is, and how well it was written. The beginning of the closing chapter (Chapter 6; part 3), starts off with imagery “A ray of sunlight slanting through a window” “A tinny music trickled from the telescreens” these terms of imagery make the reader imagine as if they we...   [tags: clarify, answeing, purpose]

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The Use of Classical Hollywood Theory in Die Hard

- Beginning the mid 1920s, Hollywood’s ostensibly all-powerful film studios controlled the American film industry, creating a period of film history now recognized as “Classical Hollywood”. Distinguished by a practical, workmanlike, “invisible” method of filmmaking- whose purpose was to demand as little attention to the camera as possible, Classical Hollywood cinema supported undeviating storylines (with the occasional flashback being an exception), an observance of a the three act structure, frontality, and visibly identified goals for the “hero” to work toward and well-defined conflict/story resolution, most commonly illustrated with the employment of the “happy ending”....   [tags: cinema, style, ending ]

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Does Life Is Strange Have A Bad Ending?

- Wowser: Did Life is Strange Have a Bad Ending. (Heavy Spoiler Alert) It’s been a few months since the conclusion of Life is Strange, and yet, a lot of us still can’t determine if the game had a ‘bad’ ending. It’s hard to say when death lingers around each one. Dontnod Entertainment has certainly outdone themselves in crafting a beautifully tragic story. If you were anything like myself, playing the first chapter was neat, but nothing life changing. Episode 2 and on may have made you think differently....   [tags: English-language films, American films]

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Legalizing Life Ending Medications For Terminally Ill Patients

- Across the United States, five states have legalized life ending medications to terminally ill patients. There are several American physicians such as a California anesthesiologist and cancer patient Dr. Daniel Swangard who is fighting to defend the legal rights of fatally-ill patients who want to die on their own terms. Last year, volunteers from across California began a petition drive to collect the sixty eight thousand signatures needed to introduce the legalization of life ending medications in consideration by the state legislature; by the time they were done, they had gotten more than eighty six thousand voters to sign to show their support....   [tags: Physician, Patient, Medicine, Hospital]

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The Role Ronald Reagan Had in ending the Cold War

- The purpose of this investigation is to determine the role Ronald Reagan had in ending the Cold War. This topic is important because now that it is becoming accepted that Reagan had a goal in mind of ending communism when he became president, it is time to determine the way he accomplished the task of ending the Cold War. The research will focus primarily on deciding whether or not it was through exploiting Soviet vulnerabilities, negotiations, or a military build-up. In answering the inquiry question, the main sources that will be used will be a book and National Security Decision Directive 75 (NSDD 75)....   [tags: communism, USSR, NSDD 75]

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Ending Marriages and the Effects

- Ending Marriages and the Effects “Till death do us part”. Marriages are known to be a lifetime commitment towards love & caring among people. However most marriages these days seem to be failing due to the increasing number of problems with the modern world. When these marriages end, the effects can be devastating. Why do people get married. Well it is a known tradition in humanity that a woman and man will come together and live their lives as one. The most important element that seems to have disappeared is love....   [tags: science]

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The Ending of Anna Karenina

- The Ending of Anna Karenina As we saw at the end of the novel Anna Karenina, Anna ends her tragic life by throwing herself onto the tracks underneath an oncoming train, while begging God for forgiveness during that time. The way Anna's life ended symbolized the rise and fall of her life put together into one incident that took place on the subway. Anna, who at one point was a very prominent woman in the Russian Society, now lived a sad and dreadful life of misery. By reading at the end, it became very obvious that Anna had by far reached her lowest point in life....   [tags: Papers]

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The Importance of Ending Consumerism

- The Importance of Ending Consumerism America is the world’s biggest and most earnest consumer. Within the national culture, there is a tremendous emphasis placed on the acquisition of goods, and subsequently, the cultivation of luxury. The American dream itself implies material gain, the pot of gold at the end (or top) of the socioeconomic ladder. Collectively and personally, Americans identify themselves through consumerist attitudes and practices. Ironically, the price of such consumerism is far greater than the simple cost of any given product; though not necessarily in terms of currency, but that of planetary expense....   [tags: Environment Capitalism Essays Papers]

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Will the World Really End in 2012?

- December 21, 2012: This date has many people wondering why scientists and researchers assume the world will come to an end. Generally, everyone is captivated on the concept of the world’s execution. Hollywood even created a film based on 2012. But is the world really going to come to an end. Are we really going to die because of some calendar that is almost done. Is a giant flare from the sun going burn us all, or an enormous volcanic eruption from a super volcano going to destroy the earth. Considering how we were to have a meltdown in 2000, it is unlikely the world will end....   [tags: 2012, world ending,]

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Franz Kafka's Die Verwandlung: The Metamorphosis of the Fairy Tale Tradition

- “When Gregor Samsa woke up one morning from unsettling dreams, he found himself changed in his bed into a monstrous vermin. He was lying on his back as hard as armor plate, and when he lifted his head a little he saw his vaulted brown belly, sectioned by arch-shaped ribs, to whose dome the cover, about to slide off completely, could barely cling. His many legs, pitifully thin compared with size of the rest of him, were waving helplessly before his eyes” (Kafka 255). Renowned German writer, Franz Kafka, wrote the short story “The Metamorphosis (translated from its original German title: "Die Verwandlung")” in 1912 and later published in 1915 to much acclaim from both casual readers and crit...   [tags: Surprise Ending, Familial Love]

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The Never Ending Drug War

- Narcotics, guns and violence, the powerful elements of the never ending war. All these elements are part of the campaign to rid the world of the disaster that drugs so ferociously have inflicted upon America. The war, created by The United States’ demand and government circumstances, has been fighting drug lords and opportunists. The United States has for the past three decades declared that it is in a full fledged attack against drugs and the violence it fosters. For decades billions and billons of dollars have been justified through the infamous War on Drugs....   [tags: Drugs Narcotics Politics Essays]

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Ending Destruction of the Rainforest

- Ending Destruction of the Rainforest As destruction of the rainforest continues, man slowly paves the inevitable path to a clear end. It has been known that the rainforest is an essential provider for the balance of the mother earth and that it acts as a key for life as we know it. Yet, the world still decides to quietly watch the disappearance. In fact, most people realize what exactly is taking place. But however, instead of trying to aid in the termination of this disaster. They place this into the back of their ignorant little minds thinking that it will not directly effect them....   [tags: Papers]

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Restaurant Quality and Why Its a Never Ending Technique

- Quality area unit some things that is exhausting to stipulate as a results of if you raise ten people they will give you ten altogether completely different answers. this text area unit that specialize in why quality is so important among the edifice business. restaurants got to perceive that the quality of their product and repair unit of measurement being evaluated daily by every shopper. every shopper evaluates the quality of the merchandise service on each and every visit. thus you will be able to exclusively deliver the products the foremost effective quality accomplish able if you target it all the time....   [tags: Sports Bar promotions edifice business]

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Why The Ending of Jez Buttersworth's Jerusalem Disqualifies it as a Comedy

- "The ending of 'Jerusalem' means it cannot be classed a comedy. Discuss" According to Aristotle, “Comedy can be any colloquy or performance generally intended to amuse or stimulate laughter”. In modern times, comedy can be found in different forms, such as television, movies, theatres and stand-up comedy. Johnny Byron is introduced in the first scene as a drug-dealer, a drunkard, a vandal, serial liar and a licentious man. However in Jez Butterworth’s Jerusalem, Johnny is viewed as a comical hero, an ancient symbol of misgovernment, mentally and hygienically, making him a minor person according to the Superiority Theory....   [tags: humor, tragedy, death]

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