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  • Summary of Dead Stars

    manifestations of a possible romance. But now they’re all gone. And so it was indeed all done. source:http://bibliophilicnightowl.blogspot.com/2011/01/summary-dead-stars-by-paz-marquez.html...

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  • summary of dead stars

    Sta. Cruz, Julia’s hometown. He went to Julia’s house and he found her there. Still unmarried. And he realized that his love for Julia was like a Dead Star. It was nonexistent. EVIDENCES Carmen sighed impatiently. "Why is he not a bit more decided, I wonder. He is over thirty, is he not? And still...

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  • Dead Stars and Mayday Eve Summary

    Dead Stars CHARACTERS Alfredo Salazar - son of Don Julian, a more than 30 years old man and a bachelor. He is engaged to Esperanza but him still fleeting to Julia Salas Esperanza - wife of Alfredo Salazar. She is a homely woman, literal minded and intensely acquisitive. She is one of those fortunate...

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  • Dead stars

    Dead Stars by: Paz Marquez Benitez                Through the open window the air-steeped outdoors passed into his room, quietly enveloping him, stealing into his very thought. esperanza, julia, the sorry mess he had made of life, the years to come even now beginning to weigh down, to crush--they...

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  • Dead Stars

    Dead Star is a love story about a man named Alfredo Salazar,who has his fiance in the person of Esperanza and they have been engaged for quite some time. Society views them as an ideal couple. Their wedding is about to take place in the near future. Prior to the wedding however, he sees another girl...

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  • Dead Stars

    The story Dead Stars was written by Paz Marquez Benitez in 1925. The story revolves around three people, Alfredo, Ezperanza and Julia. Alfredo, a lawyer in his thirties was enganged with Ezperanza, his fiancée. Six months before his wedding with Ezperanza, he fell in love with another woman, Julia Salas...

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  • Dead Stars

    Dead Stars , just like Alfredo, a lot of us see them in our "heaven" of thoughts. Sometimes we feel as if the feeling is still there, that in one moment during our present, we recall these memories that had packed our past emotions with a sky of rainbows, enough to make us feel in love and hurt all in...

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  • Dead Star

    DEAD STARS PAZ MARQUEZ BENITEZ THROUGH the open window the air-steeped outdoors passed into his room, quietly enveloping him, stealing into his very thought. Esperanza, Julia, the sorry mess he had made of life, the years to come even now beginning to weigh down, to crush--they lost concreteness...

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  • Dead Stars

    Title: Dead Stars Author: Born in 1894 in Lucena City, Quezon. Marquez - Benítez authored the first Filipino modern English language short story, Dead Stars, published in the Philippine Herald in 1925. Born into the prominent Marquez family of Quezon province, she was among the first generation of Filipino...

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  • Dead Stars Dead Love

    with energy; knowing that he had to keep up this façade, he purposely kept to himself what he really wanted, what he really felt. He wanted to live. Dead stars are celestial bodies that have long been extinguished, but can still be seen from Earth. This is because the light which they give off, travel slowly...

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  • Dead Stars

    indistinct, "the road is too broad, too trodden by feet, too barren of mystery." "Down there" beyond the ancient tamarinds lay the road, upturned to the stars. In the darkness the fireflies glimmered, while an errant breeze strayed in from somewhere, bringing elusive, faraway sounds as of voices in a dream...

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  • Dead Stars

    hands before parting? Alfredo found out not only the meaning of love, but also, a deep understanding that love can lose it's luster in the same way stars lose their shine. As Yabes commented, it is one of the finest written love stories. Agree. It didn't only focused on the theme of love, but also...

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  • Dead Stars

    Dead Stars , just like Alfredo, a lot of us see them in our "heaven" of thoughts. Sometimes we feel as if the feeling is still there, that in one moment during our present, we recall these memories that had packed our past emotions with a sky of rainbows, enough to make us feel in love and hurt all in...

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  • dead stars

    Foreshadowing: “On Sunday mornings after mass, father and son would go crunching up the gravel road to the house on the hill. The Judge's wife invariably offered them beer, which Don Julian enjoyed and Alfredo did not. After a half hour or so, the chessboard would be brought out; then Alfredo and Julia...

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  • Dead Stars

    (1894-1983) Paz Marquez-Benitez, a Filipina writer born in 1894 in Lucena City, Quezon, authored the first Filipino modern English-language short story, Dead Stars, published in the Philippine Herald in 1925. Born into the prominent and affluent Marquez family of Quezon province, she was among the first generation...

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  • Dead Star

    Dead Star Setting: house of Don Julian, House of Judge del Valle, Tanda where there are coconut plantation and a beach, Church of Our Lady of Sorrow, Calle Real, Calle Luz in Sta. Cruz (hometown of Julia) Time of the story: Lenten Season. Characters: Alfredo Salazar, Esperanza, Julia Salas, Don...

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  • Dead Star

    MTh 1:30 – 3:00 LORENZO’S OIL: FILM REVIEW Based on a true story, the film begins portraying Lorenzo Odone leading his chief life on the Comoro Islands where he learns, plays and enjoys interacting with other people in the place. Lorenzo is the son of Michaela and Augusto Odone. At the age of...

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  • dead star

    Land reform deals with the apportionment of lands usually in transferring lands from upper class owners to lower class while agrarian reform deals with the general agriculture practice like introducing crop rotation or mechanization (i) Promotion of Equality in Rural Population:   Because of land...

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  • Dead Stars

    spinster her entire life. IV. Point of view The point of view in Dead Stars is in first person since the writer, Paz Marquez-Benitez is the one telling the story. V. Theme The theme of Paz Marqeuz-Benitez’ “Dead Stars” is that we must weigh the consequences and the perks of a decision, of...

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  • Dead Stars

    Dead stars is a short story by Paz Marquez Benitez, written in 1925. It is a story about a game of love. A game between three lovers trapped in a situation that might change their life forever. Alfredo Salazar is a lawyer and the main character in the story. He is the love of the life of Esperanza. They...

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