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  • Feline Companionship in Cat in the Rain

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    Feline Companionship in Cat in the Rain I chose to write about Hemingway's "Cat in the Rain" in part because it is one of the few of his stories I have read which has an "ending." There is a specific event at the end of the story which wraps up the story's events and gives the reader a sense of finality not found in most of Hemingway's short works. Written in his characteristic sparse style, "Cat in the Rain" is seemingly simple in plot and character, but a careful reading reveals deeper meaning

  • Companionships: The Pros And Disadvantages Of Companionship

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    Companionship Successful marriages are dependent upon spouses sharing time with one another. Every married couple needs to set time aside to exclusively focus upon one another. Consequently, it is important married couples to examine their calendars, know each other’s schedules, and plan to spend time together. Intentional planning is essential to companionship; the busy modern world has a way of filling in nonobligatory time with other important issues. Married couples need to make time for what

  • Themes Of Companionship

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    never known the deep intimacy and the intense companionship of happy mutual love have missed the best thing that life has to give.” (“Quotes About Companionship”). Friendships have the tendency to make one feel appreciated and well supported. Whether you realize it or not, your friends have shaped who you are today. It is important to acknowledge two types of friendships; entity and being. Writers use the theme of friendship to highlight the companionship people have in association with others in literature

  • Katherine Mansfield's Miss Brill

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    Miss Brill is a story about an old woman that lacks companionship and self-awareness. She lives by herself and goes through life in a repetitive manner. Each Sunday, Miss Brill ventures down to the park to watch and listen to the band play. She finds herself listening not only to the band, but also to strangers who walk together and converse before her. Her interest in the lives of those around her shows the reader that Miss Brill lacks companionship. Loneliness plays an extremely large part of Miss

  • The Epic of Gilgamesh

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    all, the perfect, the terror” (Gilgamesh, pg. 4). Due to Gilgamesh’s great recognition, he lacks a peer, someone who is able to challenge him. However, Enkidu is formed to test Gilgamesh’s abilities. Gilgamesh and Enkidu eventually grow a strong companionship. The bond between the two characters is the most important aspect in Gilgamesh. Gilgamesh and Enkidu act as each other’s counterparts throughout the novel. Both Gilgamesh and Enkidu are very supportive of each other. They rely on each other’s

  • Human Values Versus Technology in Waiting for Godot and Civilization and its Discontents

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    their literary works, humanity has not lost touch with innate human values that have been intrinsically bestowed upon it. These values, implicitly stated in the works created by Beckett and Freud, are the need for companionship, and purpose and meaning in life. The ideas of companionship and meaning in life are ubiquitous in Beckett's play Waiting for Godot. Much of the play is a mockery of the condition humanity would be faced with in a meaningless world. The four main characters in the play,

  • Lonliness In Of Mice And Men

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    and Men. Nearly everyone in this book is a loner, and all are suspicious of George and Lennie’s companionship. Loneliness is said to cause people to become mean and afraid of everyone else. This theme is relevant in the time period in which this novel was written, the Great Depression. To make money during the Great Depression many people had to travel around to work which did not allow companionship to develop because they always moved around to different places and lacked a true home. Another cause

  • Pet Therapy

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    begin making notes on the activities that are taking place in the room. The patients, staff, and students are clearly enjoying themselves, but there are greater benefits to be found here. Research has been done in the area of human-animal companionship and security, and stress management. Due to the relative newness of this field and the difficulties in studying it, most research has been concentrated on the elderly, specifically, institutionalized elderly. Pets have been introduced into

  • Analysis Of Steppenwolf Disease

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    life is not worth living. This disease of loneliness has brought him to the point of suicide, brought him to the edge of existence. He is at the point of suicide when he meets his treatment and his cure. Companionship and love. That is the only help for this most debilitating of diseases, companionship and love. One will help but only both together will be able to cure him of his wretched mental sickness. His cure happens to come in the form of a beautiful young woman named Hermine. She is his treatment

  • John Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men

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    Man needs companionship and has difficulty maintaining it because no humans think the exact same or have the exact same beliefs. To maintain a companion you must have things in common, you must be able to disagree with a sort of respectful understanding, and finally you must care legitimately about that person. These three requirements to preserve a companionship are at times arduous to keep true. Some people do not have the time, concern, or the ability to sustain a veritable friendship with a companion