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    Quality - John Galsworthy Exhausted, bitter, and miserable is the way that many people feel when they wake up in the morning to get ready for work. Even the very thought of work puts some people in a bad mood. Others may not mind work but still do not look forward to going. It is a rare occasion to find someone who is completely satisfied with his or her career. However, for one man, work is bliss. In “Quality” by Galsworthy, Gessler, the shoemaker, is shown to be a man of integrity and of complete

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    In the short story, “The Japanese Quince” by John Galsworthy explores the idea of when an individual is trapped by routine and familiarity; they may avoid living a more fulfilling and spontaneous life. The story depicts a man, Mr. Nilson altering his daily routine by going for a stroll for fresh air to try and avoid a queer feeling. Although, the queer feeling did not improve, it managed to help him calm. However, when he went back to his normal routine, the queer feeling came back. The effect of

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    A Look at Change

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    familiar and consistent. Nevertheless, individuals often ponder on the subject of change but never act on it because they prefer safety and familiarity. Why change anything if everything is going well? The short story, “The Japanese Quince” by John Galsworthy explores how individuals trapped by the rigidity of routine may often avoid living a more fulfilling and spontaneous life. The protagonist, Mr. Nilson is depicted as a man who is condemned by routine. As a result, he follows a rigid routine daily

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    In stanza's one and two, the husband gives his wife a gift. At first she was happy to receive the gift that her husband made for her. In stanza's three, four, and five she finds out that the gift was made out of wood from the coffin of a man named John Wayward. When she learned of this information, her initial reaction towards the gift changed. Why is that? Her husband wondered the same thing. The wife became pale and turned her face aside. What part of the husband's information made her react this

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    Emma's Dilemma

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    Emma's Dilemma I am investigating the number of different arrangements there will be in different types of names. Some names I will investigate on will have no identical letters such as LUCY. Some will have a pair of identical letters such as EMMA. Some names will have different quantities of letters such as AMMIE, JOE and ANNE. Firstly, I’ll produce a method which will help me figure out the different arrangements in the name EMMA and LUCY without using any formulas. Using this method

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    Loco Parentis Analysis

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    rights, duties and obligations of a parent taken on by someone who assumes parental status and responsibilities. This term is rightly used in court against Robert Telford the father of John Telford who committed the murder of Chris Skinner. It is beyond a reasonable doubt that without the father Robert, his son John would not have had the physical and mental equipment to commit this crime. Robert willingly and knowingly enabled his son to buy physical weapons that he used against Chris. These weapons

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    Integrity as a Resolving Theme

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    save a friend or colleague. In Arthur Miller’s play, The Crucible, morals and lack thereof are crucial themes in The Crucible, but a rare and special trait in the characters. John Proctor is one character that fully embodies the theme of integrity in The Crucible, but his integrity is buried deep within him. From the moment John Proctor is introduced, Arthur Miller makes it clear that Proctor’s image of himself is distorted in regard to how he is viewed by others. Proctor considers himself a bad person

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    The movie The Quiet Man directed by John Ford is a far cry from the Westerns his most noted for directing however for John The Quiet Man “was the most personal film he ever made (it was also one of his favorites” (Berardinelli). In The Quiet Man John Ford brings together one of his most favorite Western actors, John Wayne, who is undeniably the central character, and the ever stunning Maureen O’Hara to brings to life a warmhearted, down-to-earth romantic comedy. He created a movie that is primarily

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    it is just. If one person has something that does not make another person entitled to some of it because the second person has less. The government should not take from one group and give to another because one has more. Bibliography Rawls, John. Justice as Fairness: Political not Metaphysical. 1985. Print. Nozick, Robert. Anarchy, state, and utopia. New York: Basic Books, 1974. Print.

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    The Rape of Nanking

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    Throughout The Rape of Nanking, the brutal massacre of thousands of innocent Chinese citizens is brought forth through the invasion of this ancient city taken over by the Imperial Japanese army. Iris Chang illustrates the graphic details of the murder and rape of these victims through the perspectives of different sides of the attack. Chang; furthermore, ties in the mass genocide and destruction displayed throughout the book with the example of the Japanese government’s desperate attempt to cover

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