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    The Personality of Othello

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    The Personality of Othello Othello’s speech to Brabantio and the Duke in Act 1, Scene 3 is of major importance in describing Othello’s personality. This long speech, found in lines 149 to 196, shows Othello for the first time as a person with depth and less as a soldier. This speech is important to the book as a whole because it is a testimony to the strength of the love between Othello and Desdemona, which will later play a major role in the plot. It is also one of the first times that we see

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    many will read from the awe-inspiring novel Passing Strange written by the talented Martha Sandweiss. The book gives us, at first glance, a seemingly tall tale of love, deception, and social importance that color played into the lives of all Americans post-emancipation. The ambiguity that King, the protagonist, so elegantly played into his daily life is unraveled, allowing a backstage view of the very paradox that was Charles King’s life. Passing Strange offers Martha Sandweiss’s perspective on the

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    the “Palace at 4 a.m.” stood for the redemption of these elements. Maxwell states, “He walks in the Palace at 4 a.m. In that strange blue light. With his arms outstretched, like an acrobat on the high wire. And with no net to catch him if he falls” (147). Giacometti’s sculpture was an object of unity that helped support the real dilemma in the story, which is Maxwell’s passing by of Cletus instead of acknowledging him. At the palace, Maxwell could be in a sort of dream where failure was not a detrimental

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    Lessons in Time and Life: A Rhetorical Critique on “The Cat’s in the Cradle” I. Intro The majority of children cannot wait to become a grown up. Too late they realize that growing older isn’t as glamourous as they thought. People are always taught to learn from our mistakes, but what if some mistakes take too long to realize? Many people learn life’s lessons too late. Children and adults are taught through fairy tales, songs, books, television shows, and movies lessons on how to live life and avoid

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    up”(42-43). Jenkins was a nervous and fidgety character and for him to go by ways of an unseen adversary was only fitting for his time in the story. Richie is dealing with the show after the passing of Jenkins and he quietly think to himself. “I could feel my fingers. Only inside I was numb”(43). Death is not a strange subject in war more of a common

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    Portsmouth, New Hampshire

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    wooden docks that I had spotted from the highway. Seeing these docks from the steel bridge that peered over the city's boundary had caused me to take the next immediate exit, which, in turn, led me to where I was standing. "It's a windy one today," a passing local said to me, regarding the weather, with a charm I hadn't encountered since leaving the Midwest. I nodded, though maybe more out of approval than agreement, because who was I to know what was and wasn't normal in this foreign city? I looked

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    The Battle

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    The bright autumn colors are in contrast with the deep green field. The perfect breeze is kissing the faces of all the people up on the hill. More and more spectators are gathering, like the leaves, as the minutes are passing. The birds are singing, saying good-bye to the passing day. In reality, the day, the excitement, has just begun. Excitement. There’s a single kickoff, and the beauty begins. Lines form. The battle is underway. Players are running, each in sync. A blur of back and white hurtling

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    The Game at the Arena

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    Standing here, in this arena that is one hundred times larger than my home, I feel like a needle in a haystack. So many people surrounding me it’s like I’m one grain of sand in a whole ocean. The people around the arena form a black and yellow checker board. Their clothing meshes together and looks like a throw. Smelling the concession stand makes me feel like a starving child. The aroma of hotdogs and Italian sausage reminds me of a back yard grill. The smell of melted cheese on nachos makes my

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    Milestone

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    was pretty dumb now that I think about it. But nevertheless I used this “advantage” constantly, especially since the other kids couldn’t; they were not allowed to. This street rarely had any cars passing by and even if car were to pass by I would have been able to hear them. But this one car wasn’t passing by, it was only starting its engine; it ... ... middle of paper ... ...o help you remember what I’d said I’ll just quote myself with italics because I can. “Have you ever had a moment in your

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    Victor ended the show with a flash of the creature’s smile and the crowd cheered loudly. Never had they seen such a gigantic figure appear so affable— a human that size was typically frightening. Victor noticed how much his creature intrigued ones passing by. Their feedback on the small show put on in the middle of the street gave Victor an idea. He noticed the crowds interest in beings who appeared different and began pondering the idea of how he could showcase his creation along with other monstrosities

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