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    Border Music by Robert James Waller 1.) Title: Boarder Music Published: Warner Books Inc. Author: Robert James Waller Where book was acquired: WBHS Library 2.) What type of book: Fiction 3.) Characters: 1986 1.) Jack Carmine- Is a 48-year-old man who lives an independent life style. Everything he does is a spur of the moment thing. He works all the time, and his jobs are as unpredictable as he is. He originally is from Alpine Texas, but he goes north for the summer. All he wants is to live his

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    He left school to pursue music as a career and found some work in Washington with his first band – The Duke’s Serenaders. They played in Washington for six years before making an important move to New York in 1923 at the advice of Jazz great Fats Waller. In that year Ellington recorded his first record and changed the band’s name to The Washingtonians. Radio was the big key to the foundation of Ellington’s success in New York. It was radio which had prepared New Yorkers for his sound and once his

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    Eating Disorders

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    the ages of 12 and 18 (Bronwell & Foreyt 312)." Anorexia Nervosa is a complex disorder where the individaul refuses to maintain body weight over a normal weight for age and height. Also present, is an intense fer of gaining weight or becoming fat (Waller, Quinton, & Watson 127). People of this disorder say they "feel fat" even though they are obviously underweight or even emaciated. They become preoccupied with their body size and are usually dissatisfied with some feature of their physical apperarance

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    Media and Weight Loss

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    professional world. Individuals with eating disorders including anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa are 95% women and 5% men (Toro, Cervera, and Perez, 1988, pg. 132). Of this 95% of women, the target group comprises 90% of these individuals (Hamilton and Waller, 1993, pg. 838). Research has proven that it is not only these women who have turned the idea of "thinness equals success" into a norm, but that society has played a major role. Research Group The sample group of women that this research

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    the perceptual element of body image is generally reflected in a distorted perception of body size, shape, and appearance. The attitudinal component reflects how we feel about those attributes and how the feelings motivate certain behavior (Shaw & Waller, 1995). Disturbances in the attitudinal element usually result in dissatisfaction with body appearance (Monteath & McCabe, 1997). Perceptions about body images are shaped from a variety of experiences and begin to develop in early childhood. It has

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    than the woman. His love is more a lust for control and possession than a true declaration of sentiment. Waller uses extreme imagery and exaggeration to seemingly praise this woman. More importantly, however, he subtlety belittles her through tropes and diction. Waller evokes this image of her girdle to express his own desire to restrict this beautiful woman. It cannot be denied that Waller professes love for this woman. He praises her tremendously. He refers to her girdle as “my heaven’s extremest

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    Go, lovely Rose by Edmund Waller

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    captured in Edmund Waller' poem "Go, lovely Rose." In the poem, Waller instructs a rose to deliver a message to the woman he wishes to court. The first line of the poem, "Go, lovely Rose," shows how the rose is personified as the messenger of Waller's affection (Waller 1). Waller uses the image of a rose not only to compare its beauty to that of the woman of his affections, but also to show that his fondness will be short lived if she does not act fast on his intentions. Waller writes, "When I resemble

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    Playlist Oh! Baby, Sweet Baby - Fats Waller Originally released in 1941 and written by Ed Kirkeby with Fats on Piano and vocals under the Bluebird label. Fats Waller was well on his way to success in just about everything he touched. His music included hits such as “Ain’t Misbehaven” and “Honeysuckle Rose.” Along with music Mr. Waller was a comedian and actor. One of his credits was Stormy Weather with Lena Horne. While his acting career started to excel Mr. Waller became ill with pneumonia and died

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    and Go Lovely Rose by Edmund Waller There are clearly opposing views of how individuals should spend the short time they have on earth. In George Herbert's poem, "Virtue", and in Edmund Waller's poem, "Go, Lovely Rose", the poets have contradicting values of what should be done with our time on earth. Herbert is a puritan who believes that earthly pleasures should be ignored, as life should be spent preparing for another world after death. In contrast, Waller suggests individuals take advantage

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    Piaget Altiplano Watches

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    the female’s esteem needs (Elliot, Rundle-Thiele, and Waller 2012, 129). There are extra services that the consumers get from purchasing Piaget Altiplano such as customer service, warranty, guarantee, care and maintenance. Piaget Altiplano offers extra services to assure satisfaction. Piaget Altiplano watches come in many makes and models to attract and dissuade the consumers from buying the competitor’s product (Elliot, Rundle-Thiele, and Waller 2012, 232). Consumers are the one who use Piaget Altiplano

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