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Fear in Cellar Stairs

- Fear in Cellar Stairs        Poetry is about emotion -- not only the emotion displayed in the many layers  of a poem's language, but also the emotional layers created in the reader.   Some poetry can be light and happy, other poetry can be ecstatic and ethereal;    and at the opposite extreme, poetry can be dark and downright threatening. Such     a poem is "Cellar Stairs" by the contemporary poet Thomas Lux.              "It's rickety down to the dark," states the first line. The poem starts out with  an image of darkness, compounded by the feeling of instability ("rickety")....   [tags: Cellar Stairs Essays]

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A Gate At The Stairs

- Throughout the books, A Gate at the Stairs, We Need New Names, and Towelhead, each of the characters coming of age moments show major similarities and differences but in the end, they were all taught the same lesson. These experiences taught them how to handle life and the uncomfortable situations that may follow. In the book, A Gate at the Stairs, Tassie has many coming of age moments that she never expected would happen. Tassie’s first big change is when she chooses to leave home and go to college....   [tags: Learning, Knowledge, Education, Mother]

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The Next Flight Of Stairs

- The next flight of stairs includes establishing morals. Now that a solid foundation has been created with values and principles, it is time to determine between right and wrong. Morals are ideals that help us decipher between right and wrong. Throughout life people grow up and experience things, which allow them to develop a moral sense. This experience is referred to as socialization. Morals act as simple ideals that set apart right and wrong. They also act as a “rule of thumb when appraising a situation” (Cooper,1998 p....   [tags: Ethics, Morality, Virtue, Philosophy of life]

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Movie Analysis : ' The Stairs Of Basement Morning '

- INT. STAIRS OF BASEMENT-AFTERNOON BETH, 16, petite with black hair tied in a bun is walking down the stairs to her empty basement. Her phone begins to ring and the theme of X-Files sounds off. She reaches the bottom of the stairs and takes out her phone from her sweatshirt pocket. She slides her phone open. A text message is floating on the film screen. It reads, From: Katy (heart emoji) (bear emoji) ​​Hey Beth, I know you haven 't responded to my text messages or calls but, how are you. I know you 're moving today, good luck....   [tags: Text messaging, Mobile phone, Bedroom, Black hair]

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Investigation of a Relationship Between Stairs

- Investigation of a Relationship Between Stairs In this project I am going to investigate the relationship between different stairs placed in different places in a number square, which is numbered from one to one hundred. I will be trying to find a formula to get a total of any stair any place. Example 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 41 42 43 44 4...   [tags: Papers]

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Number Stairs: Totals and Positions

- Number Stairs: Totals and Positions When I have worked out the formulas for 5 different size stairs on 3 different grid sizes, I will go on to investigate the relationship between all of the formulas. From this I will be able to discover the ultimate formula that will allow me to work out any stair size on any size grid and in any position. As any other formula I will need to predict and prove it, to check that it is correct. But I also need to investigate if there is anywhere on the grid that my formula will not work....   [tags: Papers]

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The Sefton, Sitting On The Stairs, Felt Useless And Out Of Place

- The Comparison of Sefton & Ben “Sefton, sitting on the stairs, felt useless and out of place.” (Evenson 2). This quote is referring to one of the main characters, Sefton, in the short story by Brian Evenson, “Anskan House”. Even though we don’t know much about Sefton and his character, we are still able to feel the emotions of Sefton and understand a little bit more about his personally. On a more direct note, as the story unfolds Sefton 's character becomes even more clear to the reader and the audience....   [tags: Short story, Fiction, Novel, Short stories]

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Number Stairs

- Number Stairs Introduction I am going to investigate relationships between 3 step stairs on a ten by ten grid. I also intend to find algebraic expressions to link the 3 step stairs and there positions and totals. 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 3...   [tags: Papers]

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Investigating the Relationship Between the Stairs and the Position of the Step Stair

- Investigating the Relationship Between the Stairs and the Position of the Step Stair We have been set a problem which is to investigate step stairs. Throughout this report I will be planning how to tackle the problem, break it down simpler into an equation. All the results will be put into tables so I can look for a pattern. I will then produce my own rule to use and test and justify it. The problem to which I am solving is creating my own rule to use to calculate the 3step-stair....   [tags: Papers]

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"Christopher' My mother and father shouted from down stairs.

- "Christopher' My mother and father shouted from down stairs. I jumped out of my bed and peered at my alarm clock. I was just bale to see it as I the darkness of the winter mornings had taken over my room. "Christopher" this time it was shouted louder. "I am up" I shouted back not quite as loud as I may have got in trouble. I could not be bothered to have a shower this morning so I just slipped on my clothes and headed for down stairs. As I was walking I had felt something rough pass under my feet....   [tags: Creative Writing Examples]

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Blood Stains The Candle Holder

- He stares silently as his father mercilessly beats his mother, he 's sure she 's gone numb from all the rapid hits he throws at her. His heart breaks, soon there will be nothing there to call a heart. He doesn 't think as quick as his actions do and when he finally realizes what has happened, it 's too late. Blood stains the candle holder, blood stains his clothes, the walls and the floor, blood stains all. His arms feel heavy and a sudden urge to ejaculate all the contents his stomach holds makes a presence, instead of stopping himself, he lets everything come out....   [tags: Mother, Family, Son, Blood]

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Gram Stains And Its Effects On Society

- Assignment 1 Gram stains are commonplace in many labs. It has many advantages including: The gram stain assists medical professionals in identifying if bacteria are the cause of an infection and then it helps determine a course of treatment. Treatment of Gram-negative bacteria results in the releases of the toxin Lipid A. The longer the delay in treatment results in more bacterial growth, the more bacterial growth the more toxins the patient will be subjected to. If enough toxins are released it could result in death....   [tags: Tuberculosis, Bacteria, Gram staining]

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Collecting the Evidence From a Crime Scene

- Collecting evidence from a crime scene is a crucial aspect of solving crimes. Before evidence can be seized, there must first be a court order approving the search of the crime scene and the seizure of the evidence found at the scene. Standard protocol for officers is for them to always use latex gloves, avoid plastic bags, double wrap small objects, package each object separately, and to collect as much evidence as possible. It is better to have too much evidence than to not have enough. There are countless amounts of evidence that can be found at a crime scene....   [tags: criminology, blood stains]

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Why Byu Should Be The Top Of Campus

- Stairway to Heaven. “The only thing that’s standing between me and my education are these stairs.” This was a remark made by a student as she started her walk up the staircase by the Smith Field House. I’m sure most students have felt this same way as they approach what seems to be the longest staircase in the world. Everybody who has walked up these stairs knows that the climb to the top is no easy task. BYU should invest in a shuttle that will transport students to the top of campus so they can get to where they need to go without having to walk up 106 steep, laborious steps....   [tags: Physical exercise, Exercise, Exercise intolerance]

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Environmental Interactive Intervention for Employees

- The purpose of the program plan was to implement a 6-week environmental interactive intervention on the staircase of an employee worksite and evaluate whether it motivated workers to increase stair usage. The setting was two different employee work sites each equipped with stairs and an elevator. The target audience included an intervention site with 140 employees and a comparison site with 140 employees who worked there daily. Each site had a 3 story staircase located adjacent to an elevator allowing the employees to have an easy choice on which use....   [tags: Program Plan, Employee Worksite, Stair Usage]

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Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky

- Before the interactive oral, I noticed the numerous dreams and hallucinations in the novel Crime and Punishment, but I was not quite able to grasp the deeper meaning of some of the dreams and hallucinations. After this interactive oral, I see how important dreams are in this novel. They serve to illuminate the state of a character in a way that would not otherwise be clear. During this interactive oral, it was pointed out that the dreams in this novel are very influential to a character’s state of mind and actions....   [tags: Crime and Punishment Essays]

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My Experience At The Floor

- Every day as I go up a pair of stairs I’m only consciously aware that my body feels tired after I reach my destination. The majority of the places I go there are stairs, especially now in the fall semester, I encounter many stairs living on campus and walking to my classes. The main example I will be using are the stairs in my building to get to my dorm. I live in Spens-Black on the sixth floor and because I don’t like waiting for the elevator that takes a while to reach the lobby I decide to take the stairs....   [tags: Neuron, Nervous system, Brain, Acetylcholine]

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Marriage is not a Game as Seen in Margaret Atwood's Habitation

- Margaret Atwood is a Canadian novelist and poet whose writing usually treats contemporary issues, such as feminism, sexual politics, and the intrusive nature of mass society. While she is best known for her works as a novelist, her poetry is also noteworthy. One of her notable poems, “Habitation,” discusses the seriousness of marriage. The speaker basically gives a message that the marriage is not a game or a play; rather, it is a serious, unstable condition that calls for a lot of effort and attention to maintain harmony....   [tags: Margaret Atwood, poems, Habitation, ]

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How Playgrounds Can Be A Savior For Tired Parents

- Playgrounds can often be a savior for tired parents. Children in early and middle childhood can spend hours playing on the various equipment found at a playground. Monkey bars, oversize tic-tac-toe, and slight staircases are just a few types of equipment that provide stimulation to children. The reprieve offered to parents is not the only benefit as playgrounds can also help facilitate the growth of gross and fine motor skills, the senses, and play for children. The purpose of this paper will be to analyze a playground and its equipment in the context of the support it offers to physical growth in children....   [tags: Motor control, Motor skills, Learning, Childhood]

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The Novel Room By Emma Donoghue

- Children develop normally by stimulation and from the experiences around them. Usually when a child is shut out from the world they will become developmentally delayed, but that is not the case with Jack. In the novel Room by Emma Donoghue, Jacks mother, Ma, has been kidnapped and held prisoner in a shed for seven years and five year old Jack was born there. This room is the only world he knows. But, despite being locked in a room for the first five years of his life, according to the four main points of development, Jack has developed normally intellectually, physically, socially, and emotionally....   [tags: Developmental psychology, Childhood, Normality]

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Analysis Of The Poem ' Home Burial ' By Robert Frost

- Marriage Graveyard In Robert Frost’s poem “Home Burial”, he shares with us the deep loss of a child, the devastation of a crumbling marriage and a family that has fallen apart. Robert Frost himself experienced great loss and turmoil throughout his life. As he writes this poem, his audience can feel the emotion the characters are feeling. He has the ability to transform you into the moment and feel the hurt, anger, frustration and concoction of emotions that these two people are feeling because he has felt those same things, in the same way....   [tags: Emotion, Feeling, Poetry, Robert Frost]

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Signs Of Street Signs Spray

- As i stood there looking at the floor looking at the cracks in the floor the faint car alarm in the distance, people yelling. I looked up the street light flickering where am i . I asked myself and before i could even answer myself i heard “hurry up bro” yelled george i looked down and rushed to him i asked again why are we here . he responded “for the meet up did you forget already” “ no i didn 't forget” but i all i could think of was why would we come here for a meet up of all places, we were bond to get into trouble here where is here....   [tags: Automobile, Debut albums, Thought, 2004 albums]

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Analysis Of Jack 's ' Right Arm '

- Jack’s right arm is resting on his truck’s door in this close-up, eye-level shot. The edge of his truck’s window frames the left side of the shot. A grey metal cup balances on the windowsill. He is looking into the mirrors reflection, using it to secretly look at Ennis. Jack’s body is once again shadowed. Jack is dipping a razor into the cup with his right hand which is the synchronous source of the water tapping sound. He shakes the razor with a flick of the wrist. He then focuses on his own reflection in the mirror to shave; although his face already looks clean-shaven....   [tags: Truck, Automobile, French Revolution]

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Film Analysis: Crash

- ... Throughout the story, the storylines begin to interweave and we see the effects that all these people have on the others that surround them. Richard Cabot, the attorney, and his wife, Jean, walk through a wealthy part of downtown Los Angeles, when Jean sees two young black men facing her and her husband on the sidewalk. She pulls closer to her husband as they continue along past them. Almost immediately after they enter their car, they are held at gunpoint by the men and are forced out of the car....   [tags: story lines, african american criminals]

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The Collarbone Incident

- According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, “responsibility is a duty or task that you are required or expected to do.” When I observed the definition of responsibility, my parents came to mind. However, parents are not the only people who have responsibilities, but they tend to be the first thing most people think about when referring to responsibilities. Everyone has certain responsibilities they must take care of, but today the concept of one’s own responsibilities is foreign. Almost everyone feels that certain responsibilities do not apply to them, even though, they were involved....   [tags: responsibility, injury, parents]

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Synopsis Of ' Adriana ' A Castle Servant '

- Adriana, a castle servant, has come to meet the three weird sisters for the last time on the moor, as the sun paints the sky a bright red. (Stares at the cave) The sky around the moor crackles with evil spirits, the wind whispers gory and murderous intents and the ground is soaked in the blood of the innocent and tyrants mixed. The air has lost its innocence, even it seems to be intent on choking the very life out of me. (Walks down sets of stairs) It is a miracle to know that I can safely place one foot in front of the other....   [tags: Macbeth, Duncan I of Scotland, The Guard]

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Ryan and Brian´s Trapped Story

- The alarm sounded and Ryan’s hand hit the button at the same time his feet hit the floor. His excitement leaped him off his bed and into his clothes. He flashed down the stairs like a cheetah. It was his birthday and he knew his parents had something planned. While he was eating his big breakfast his parents told him that they were going to Gaming Galaxy, he almost fainted. Surprised, they also told him he could bring one friend. So then he rushed toward his phone and called his friend Brian. Brian was so excited he got dressed, brushed his teeth, and headed out the door....   [tags: games, birthday, zombie, safe]

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A Dialogue with Max

- Knowing that my father wasn't home I went around back only to frantically begin searching for the abandoned spare key that I knew he used to leave out here for the nights he came stumbling home drunk without his own. After getting frustrate I gave up the search when remembering one of the glass panels on the back door had been loose for quiet a few year before I had left. Pushing on the panels till I found the right one I new when I suddenly popped forward slightly shocking me before I grabbed for it....   [tags: short story]

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The Physical and Mental Improvements as an Effect of Physical Fitness

- Throughout this whole year, there have been many physical as well as mental improvements that have come as an effect of physical fitness. For myself, I know that mentally I’m a stronger and more agile when it comes to my thoughts. And physically, I can see that my breathing has improved, and my stamina is longer. At the beginning of the year, I knew that I wasn’t in the best shape of my life. My breathing was heavy when I ran, and my lap times were, by far, not the greatest. I could see the room for improvement for it was a long way ahead of me....   [tags: Health, Exercise, Wellness]

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Fire Safe: An Escape Route for Fires

- Do you have an escape route in case of a fire. If not, you should start working on one with your family. People can die because they don’t have an escape route. Here are some ways to get out of the house if it is on fire. First, you should always have a meeting spot. A good place is by your mailbox, street-light, fire hydrant, or an electric box if near. Second, talk about how to get out of the house if you’re upstairs, downstairs, or in the basement. Let’s start with the upstairs. If you’re in a bed-room with the door closed, check to see if the door is cool....   [tags: fires, ]

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Personal and Imaginative Story

- Personal and Imaginative Story I heard a noise, but at first I didn't think anything of it. Then I heard another noise, this time it was louder and it caught my attention. Instantly, I awoke and sat up in my bed, I was scared; I didn't know what that noise could be. I then heard noises of cupboard opening and became curious to what or who was making these noises. Immediately I reached for my dressing gown, which was laying on my dresser and put it on as quitely and discretely as possible, trying not to disturb what was going on down stairs....   [tags: Papers]

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New Fragrance For Dior Poison Girl

- 1. This commercial is Dior Poison Girl and is 0:47 long. 2. The product being sold is the new fragrance for Dior called Poison Girl. It is a perfume that comes in a small translucent light pink bottle with Poison girl Dior written on the front, with a black twist off top. It contains bitter orange, rose, and vanilla smells which don’t exactly match the poison girl vibe. 3. The demographic they are selling this product to is late teens early 20 something females. They are selling this product using allure, and popularity....   [tags: Female, Woman, Girl, Low-angle shot]

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Battleship Potemkin

- BATTLESHIP POTEMKIN How does the graphic and rhythmic use of editing and the overall structure of the film relate to the theme of “revolution”. Revolution or war activities are not smooth, transitions between events or contain even, unsettling effects on the individuals or participants. Battleship Potemkin is anything less showing and displaying images woven together that jar the viewer, against his or her will. This is best illustrated in "The Odessa Staircase". During this segment, the Tsarist soldiers are seen massacring the Odessans....   [tags: Movie Review, Film Review]

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The For South America, Don 't Know About It Is Not The Real South Americans

- "Hello, Robert," I said. "Did you come in to cheer me up?" "Would you like to go to South America, Jake?" he asked. "No." "Why not?" "I don 't know. I never wanted to go. Too expensive. You can see all the South Americans you want in Paris anyway." "They 're not the real South Americans." "They look awfully real to me." I had a boat train to catch with a week 's mail stories, and only half of them written. "Do you know any dirt?" I asked. "No." "None of your exalted connections getting divorces?" "No; listen, Jake....   [tags: 2005 singles, 2007 singles, Debut albums]

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Symptoms And Treatment Of An Elective Right Total Hip Arthroplasty ( Tha )

- This patient is a 52-year-old white male, who was referred to Synergy after getting discharged from hospital, following an elective right total hip arthroplasty (THA) through anterior approach on 09/08/16. Patient had a history of traumatic injury to right hip, which required Open reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF) 20 years ago and hardware has been removed since. Patient later developed a severe pain and has been suffering from osteoarthritis of the right hip past 10 years, which led to the surgical intervention....   [tags: Hip replacement, Hip, Orthopedic surgery]

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The Use of Age, Gender, and Memory in "Mother to Son"

- In one of his earliest poems, Mother to Son, Langston Hughes tells his readers that one must have courage and determination to overcome the hurdles of life. This poem is most well known for its dramatic usage of monologue and symbolism of “crystal stairs.” However, the poem also uses other literary devices such as metaphors, repetition, and dialect to create a certain characteristic, impression, and image. Of all the different techniques and literary devices manipulated by Langston Hughes, I would like to discuss his use of age, gender, and memory in uncovering multi-layered meanings of Mother to Son....   [tags: Poetic Elements]

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Analysis Of The Movie ' The Night Of The Murder '

- What happened: During this event many things happened, the first part being Jace and Tasha going to visit Mrs.Mercer to ask her if she remembers anything about the night of the murder. So basically Tasha and Jace were at a dead end with no clue what to do, als at this point they just finished looking around at the destroyed Café. Out of the blue Tasha sees a lady who lives in the area she recognizes her from when she used to come to the Café so Tasha’s runs across the car filled road to go greet Mrs.Mercer just like that Mrs.Mercer invites Tasha and Jace into her house for some tea and biscuits....   [tags: English-language films, Question, What Happened]

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No Walking On Your Feet ' The Doctor Ordered

- “No walking on your feet” the doctor ordered. I’m confused by the doctor 's orders, I wheeled my chair out of his office. From there I rolled down to the boardwalk. I sat, alone, watching the ocean waves crash against the shore. While I watched the sun slowly set on the ocean. The waves were pounding the shore with the rhythm of my beating heart. I was beginning to realize the ramifications of living in a wheelchair, no dancing; no high heels; no hiking; no beach-combing. The waves rise up, curl, then crash; drawing back into the sea....   [tags: Homelessness, Homeless shelter]

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Personal Narrative - Slumber Party

- Personal Narrative -Slumber Party Thump-thump, breathe thump-thump, breath. My heart beat as if it was pounding out through my brain; I tried to catch my breath. I heard footsteps coming up behind me like an elephant chasing at my heels. A scream pierced my ears and echoed many times in my mind. My thoughts raced from one thing to another. After locking the door, the four of us clinched in a corner for nearly an hour. My day had begun normal. I remember I woke up, went to school and found myself with my friends that afternoon....   [tags: Personal Narrative Essays]

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Health and Safety Considerations When Organizing an Event

- Health and safety should be a top priority when considering organising an event. It is essential that this is done well ahead of the event to make sure nothing is missed out. I should take into consideration the rules and regulations of health and safety, the risks involved and potential threats or accidents that can be avoided from happening in the first place. A good place to start when considering health and safety of an event is to do a risk assessment. This will enable me to uncover potential risks....   [tags: Risk Management]

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Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller

- Every creature on this planet, ranging from the magnificent lion to the crawling slime mold, has a place that it can call a home. However, only a select few of these aforementioned creatures will not only utilise their home as a structure used for securing its host from danger but also as a place to decorate. Likewise, falling into this category of home decorators is the east African plains ape. The east African plains ape is one of the only creatures on the planet Earth that has mastered the ability to talk....   [tags: analytical essay]

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I Am A Zombie With Dragon Breath

- I begin to toss and turn, I caught a glimpse of the alarm clock sitting on the side table, 8 am. I know I couldn 't miss making breakfast, but the heated blanket was on. The bed felt so warm and cozy. I rubbed my eyes sluggishly, and I pulled the heavy covers back, as I swung my legs to the edge of the bed. I finally built up enough strength to push myself up and out of the bed. I begin to walk down the stairs. Holding my arms out, touching the walls so I don 't fall down the stairs because I was so tired....   [tags: Family, Grandparent]

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The Old Man 's Eyes Shot Open

- The old man’s eyes shot open. The sound of shattering glass from inside his own home put the old man into a worrisome state. At the end of his slow and cautious descent to the bottom of his stairs, lay his favorite chair with a tear along the side. Scratches along the floor showed something sinister had moved with an erratic pattern towards the rug. Tired, the old man decided that whatever invaded his home had left because the rug had nothing under it, with a hefty sigh, he retired back to his bedroom....   [tags: Cruise ship, Ship, Anxiety, The Lump]

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Short Story : ' Daddy ! '

- “DADDY. Come on. I wanna go already!” Brian my little brother shouted from the bottom of the stairs. “Brian, dad’s outside, “ I said putting the strap of my satchel over my head, and headed down the stairs. “What, no he isn’t!” he denied stomping his foot. “Yes, he is,” I replied back reaching the bottom of the stairs. Now where did I put that sketch book. “Isn’t!” Brian shouted back “Is,” I turned to look at him. “Isn’t!” “IS!” “ISN’T!” “I….” “Both of you shut up. Brian your father is outside, he needs help loading the bags....   [tags: Mother, Father, Family, Parent]

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The German Soldiers: A Short Story

- She awoke to the sounds of the street; crying infants and distant gunshots assaulted her senses as she blinked sleep out of her eyes. Harsh unnatural light shone through the bedroom door, disturbing the sleep of her little brother on the opposite bed. “Why are all the lights on?” She asked herself as she yanked the covers off. Her body shivered from the cold as her feet slapped against the stone floor. She stumbled over to the long cupboard mirror, scrunching her nose in distaste as she grabbed an old wooden brush....   [tags: Siblings, Death]

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Symptoms And Treatment Of Pain Syndrome

- Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS), also known as anterior knee pain, is a painful overuse syndrome involving the tissues of the knee. 18% of individuals that suffer from joint pain experience their pain in the knee.1 PFPS specifically affects 22/1000 persons per year in the United States, with females tending to be twice as common as males.2 PFPS is characterized by pain on the anterior knee typically resulting from overuse or misalignment of the patella on the femur. This misalignment causes overloading on the lateral structures of knee, which can lead to accelerated wear between bone surfaces of the knee.3 Dynamic valgus consists of hip medial rotation, adduction and flexion, which has b...   [tags: Knee, Flexion, Extension, Muscles of the hip]

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Childhood Memories : My Childhood Home

- When reminiscing about my childhood a home is hard to recall. It seemed common for others to have a place called home. Moving from house to house was not the problem, but the empty feeling. Home to me was my grandparent’s house. I spent nearly all of my childhood there. My grandparents bought the one story house with two bedrooms in the early seventies. From the spacious bedroom, to the kitchen with endless possibilities and the way I spent my time this house defined my character. After adopting my mom my grandparents realized more space was needed....   [tags: Family, Grandparent, Bed, Bedroom]

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The Years Later - Original Writing

- Five years later. Had it really been that long. I can’t believe I was coming back to this place. This town of Hope Mills, NC looked exactly the same. I sighed as I parked my car in the abandoned driveway of my childhood home. It had been so long… I turned the key; the engine it rattled and then it went silent. It was as if the whole world stopped moving and breathing for a second waiting for me to exit the car. Slowly, I reached out with a shaky hand. I pulled the handle and the door opened. I cautiously climbed out....   [tags: Rooms, Bedroom, Sibling, Family]

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Obesity And Its Effects On Health

- Many of the common modern diseases such as diabetes, (lung) cancer and cardiovascular disease are caused by habits like physical inactivity, smoking and unhealthy diets [1]. Most habits are automatic human behavioral processes that are triggered by environmental or situational stimuli. These behavioral processes become habits when they are constantly repeated in the same context and result in actions that one is not conscious about [2], which can be both advantageous and disadvantageous to the individual’s health....   [tags: Environment, Natural environment, Health, Change]

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Prevention Road For Escaping Child Obesity

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Langston Hughes and His Poetry

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Langston Hughes and His Poetry

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A Short Myth on Poseidon

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Descriptive Essay - Original Writing

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Gone With the Wind

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A Separate Peace

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Mother to Son

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Realm: A Fictional Narrative

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Terror of The Thing.

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How the Opening Sequence of Halloween Captures the Attention of the Audience

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Effects of Exercise on the Body

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Mark Rothko's Subway Scene

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The Untouchables: Mise-en-scene Analysis

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Compare and Contrast of Ernest Hemmingway´s "A Clean Well Lighted Place" and Sandra Cisnero´s "The House on Mango Street"

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Fears Aren’t All of My Life, but They’re a Large Part of It

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Conformity And Its Effect On The Film ' 12 Angry Men '

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From A Bad Day To A Bad Childhood

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Different Perception of Women: Dracula by Bram Stoker

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Regal Edwards Boise Downtown Stadium 9 Movie Theatre

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Analysis Of The Book ' The Night '

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The House On Mango Street By Sandra Cisneros

- Home Sweet Home Who does not want a home. A shelter to sleep and a roof to dine under. Of course no one wanted to stay home forever, but once in awhile and even when far away, they will long to return to that sacred place, the place where they grew up and the place they have left behind, home. The desire for a home (or house to be precise, though there was not much of a different for this case) was realistically reflected through a fiction work of Sandra Cisneros, a Mexican American write, a story called The House on Mango Street, where we shall discuss about its setting, plot and character....   [tags: Short story, Fiction, Debut albums]

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The House On Mango Street By Sandra Cisneros

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