• Short Declamation for Little Children
    O haven’t they stopped for the doctor’s care: Haven’t they reined their horses, their horses? Why, they are none of them wounded, dear, None of these forces. O is it the parson they want with white hair; Is it the parson, is it, is it? No, they are passing his gateway, dear, And n
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  • Declamation Piece
    BAD GIRL Hey! Every Body seems to be staring at me.. You! You! All of you! How dare you to stare at me? Why? Is it because I'm a bad girl? A bad girl I am, a good for nothing teen ager, a problem child? That's what you call me! I smoke. I drink. I gamble at my young tender age. I lie. I ch
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  • God's Love
    et us, then, examine four characteristics of God's love. (1) God's Love is Unconditional In the world around us, people are loved on the basis of their performance. So O.J. excites us with his athletic prowess and we say, "We love you, O.J.!" When someone pleases us, when someone stimulates us, we
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  • God's Love
    God’s Love What is love? Many of us toss around this word as easily as anyone. And we end up trivializing it. The word "love" is so misused and overused in our society that we hardly know what to think when someone says, "I love you." Let us focus on not the earthly kind of love but of a greate
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  • Donne Love Philosophy
    John Donne's Poetic Philosophy of Love By Dr. David Naugle Stand still, and I will read to thee, A lecture, love, in love's philosophy. —John Donne, “Lecture upon the Shadow” For the enormously complex and vexed John Donne (1572-1631), the one in whom all “contraries meet,” (Holy Sonne
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  • Short Love Story by: Sarah Alsaid
    Short Story Special EditionTuesday, September 25, 2012 By Sarah Alsaid - "I love you," he told her, as he looked into her hazel eyes, staring beyond what the surface portrayed. Silence took its presence and manipulated his words, making the situation even more dramatic. An adrenaline rus
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  • Humorous Short Stories
    CONTENTS INTRODUCTION Alexander Jessup THE LITTLE FRENCHMAN AND HIS WATER LOTS (1839) George Pope Morris THE ANGEL OF THE ODD (1844) Edgar Allan Poe THE SCHOOLMASTER’S PROGRESS (1844) Caroline M.S. Kirkland THE WATKINSON EVENING (1846) Eliza Leslie TITBOTTOM’S SP
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  • A Thesis on How Women Fall in Love
    The Project Gutenberg Etext of Women in Love, by D.H. Lawrence #2 in our series by D.H. Lawrence Copyright laws are changing all over the world. Be sure to check the copyright laws for your country before distributing this or any other Project Gutenberg file. We encourage you to keep this file, exac
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  • The Short Oxford History of English Literature
    THE SHORT OXFORD HISTORY OF ENGLISH LITERATURE Andrew Sanders CLARENDON PRESS • OXFORD 1994 Oxford University Press, Walton Sheet, Oxford OX2 6DP Oxford New York Toronto Delhi Bombay Calcutta Madras Karachi Kuala Lumpur Singapore Hong Kong Tokyo Nairobi Dar es Salaam Cape Town Melbourne Auc
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  • Short story
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  • Great Expectations: Themes of Love, Redemption and Isolation
    Great Expectations: Themes of Love, Redemption and Isolation By Anne Gilmour Of the major themes from Charles Dickens novel "Great Expectations" to be discussed as to their importance concerning its structure, I have selected "Love" in the context of human relationships, "Isolation" and fin
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  • Disjunction vs. Communion in Raymond Carver's Short Stories
    Disjunction vs. Communion in Raymond Carver's Short Stories Raymond Carver, poet, essayist, and short story writer, was very different from some other writers in that he clipped his writing until only the essential remained. " Carver not only acknowledged the effect that fiction could ha
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  • What We Talk About When We Talk About Love
    After analyzing Raymond Carver's "What We Talk About When We Talk About Love," it is easy to see that there are several different ideas concerning true love that the characters in the story are in dispute over. Terri's idea of real love is the most valid out of the group at the table. All of the m
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  • Short Summary of the Great Gatsby
    Biography of F. Scott Fitzgerald About F. Scott Fitzgerald Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald was born on September 24, 1896, the only son of an aristocratic father and a provincial, working-class mother. He was therefore the product of two divergent traditions: while his father's family included th
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  • A Rose for Emily: Murder Is Born of Love
    "Murder is born of love, and love attains the greatest intensity in murder." A Rose for Emily was a short story written by William Faulkner in 1929. In Faulkner's story, he depicts Emily Grierson as a southerner who poisoned and killed her lover, Homer Barron. Homer was a northerner whom Emily fell
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  • Employers Love Personality Tests
    Employers love personality tests. But what do they really reveal? 1. When Alexander (Sandy) Nininger was twenty-three, and newly commissioned as a lieutenant in the United States Army, he was sent to the South Pacific to serve with the 57th Infantry of the Philippine Scouts. It was January, 1942.
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  • Love and Lawrence
    "The Horse Dealer's Daughter" by D. H. Lawrence, tells the story of a young woman's search for identity in a world devoid of comfort. After the untimely death of their father, the Pervin family's horse-dealing business collapses and Mabel Pervin and her three brothers are forced to liquidate their
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  • A Lot Like Love
    A Lot Like Love The power of love often results in confusion and chaos. Although F. Scott Fitzgerald focuses on mainly Gatsby and Daisy's relationship in The Great Gatsby, he nevertheless exposes three underlying love triangles. "It was an extraordinary gift for hope, a romantic readiness such a
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  • Short and Long Term Effects of Marijuana Use Among Adolescents
    Substance use, especially the smoking of marijuana, has been a major part of societal functions since the 1960s where its prominence was greatest. During the "Summer of Love" era, many ignored the potentially harmful effects marijuana would have on their bodies and used it as a method of breaking aw
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  • Love at Last
    LOVE AT LAST Statement of Intention Love is an emotion which everybody relates to in a variety of ways. For most teenagers, love tends to revolve around materialism and aesthetics. Will I find a rich and successful husband who will love me? Will I find a dreamboat who will adore me? This p
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