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Halfway There

- Halfway There People. Droves of them, hustling off to their appointed gates with seventeen suitcases strapped to themselves like pack mules. All scowling, furrowing their brows. Hoping to get to where they want to go, and with all seventeen suitcases they came with. Me. I only had two bags, but one of them was large enough to be a body bag. Beside me was my cousin, a tall 16-year old, the jock type, with broad shoulders and pimple covered cheeks. He, of course, got stuck carrying my oversized bag....   [tags: essays papers]

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The Process of Opening a Halfway House

- There are elements that should be considered in having a winning business proposal. These elements include Solutions, Benefits, Credibility & Samples and Targeted. Solution includes stating the needs and problems that could or would occur then one would give solutions that one could be implemented. Benefits would include an outlined plan as to what benefits to be gained in doing business with this particular halfway house. Credibility and Sample is having a familiarity with clients in the area or having had a previous experience that can give a third-party endorsement that will give one the credibility....   [tags: management, planning]

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Halfway Houses

- If I were to tell you that a group of federal inmates guilty of a variety of crimes that included, embezzlement, drug manufacturing, child pornography, and murder were in your community, the average person would want to know where those criminals were located and shut that location down. In many cities across the United States, there are facilities that house these convicted inmates. The facilities are called halfway houses, and they were created to help an inmate that is released from prison transition into a community under supervision....   [tags: Criminal Justice]

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Halfway Houses/Hawthorn Heights

- As the need for increasingly punitive community-based sanctions grew, the demand for a greater variety of programs and services became apparent, as did the importance of a more seamless transition from total incapacitation to total freedom of prisoners re-entering society. A variety of community corrections methods have developed over the years, one being the institution of halfway houses. To adequately understand residential community corrections, one must consider the origins, components, and effectiveness of halfway houses....   [tags: Criminal Justice]

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The Analogy Of Starting A Movie, At The Halfway Point

- Jim Lynn uses the analogy of starting a movie, at the halfway point. You do not know the main characters, plot, or events that have taken place. Who are the good guys and the bad guys. God has given us the Bible, which tells the complete story of creation from the beginning to the end. “Of all of God’s creation, man is His most prized and believed possession. For, in creating humankind, God endowed man with His own image and likeness (Genesis 1:26).” (p. 42) Through Jesus, we see the image of God in action....   [tags: Jesus, Christianity, New Testament, Heaven]

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Stories Told Halfway

- Stories Told Halfway When I was sick I slept all day, in the shifting patch of sun on my bed. I woke up after fourteen hours and I saw that I had taken Sleep into me. And I thought, I understand why they called Sleep a god, why they gave him a face. If you sleep long enough, you let him in. You can feel the way he lifts your limbs and lets them fall again till they learn to hang, loosely, just so. You can feel the way his hands push down on the back of your neck, gently, and the lazy halo he brushes over the crown of your head with his fingers....   [tags: Personal Narrative Sleeping Papers]

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Observation of a Hallway

- The building labeled B appears to be the main building for courses at Local Community College. Students walk in and out of the building all day and stop only to enter a classroom or buy food from the vending machines which fill one corner of the building’s long hallway. Often, students sit on the chairs that line the walls while waiting for a class to start, but for now the hallway is nearly empty and waiting for the ambush of students. Outside the classroom, a number plaque reading one-hundred and seventy is sitting on the wall framed in blue....   [tags: Observation Essays]

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May The Hallway At School

- Maya is in the hallway at school. Maya is wearing jeans and a top, with her blue backpack in front of her with her school supplies in her locker. Maya is grabbing her stuff for her last class of the day. While she is looking in her locker, Clara approaches with a big smile on her face and starts talking about her weekend since they haven’t seen each other yet today. Maya Hey, how was your weekend. Clara Good, but why didn 't you come to the the party. Maya Uh, actually, I forgot something in my locker....   [tags: Suicide, Mental disorder]

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Hallway Hangers and The Brothers

- In his research Jay Macleod, compares two groups of teenage boys, the Hallway Hangers and the Brothers. Both groups of teenagers live in a low income neighborhood in Clarendon Heights, but they are complete opposites of each other. The Hallway Hangers, composed of eight teenagers spend most of their time in the late afternoon or early evening hanging out in doorway number 13 until very late at night. The Brothers are a group of seven teenagers that have no aspirations to just hang out and cause problems, the Brothers enjoy active pastimes such as playing basketball....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Delirium and Pandemonium by Lauren Olive

- ... I left her beyond a fence, behind a wall of smoke and flame." In this quote Lena is refering to her old self that she left in portland and her old self that she left in the wilds. Lena has had to let so much of herself go that she no longer knows who she is. She is very independent, tough, a leader and a fighter. She is all the things that in Delirium wouldnt come close to describing her. Lena's character is almost completley different in the two books but the one thing that is still the same about her is she loves Alex....   [tags: lena haloway, forbidden love]

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