Short Summary Of The Virgin By Kerima Polotan Tuvera Essays and Term Papers

  • The Virgin-- Kerima Polotan Tuvera

    PART I – AUTHOR/WRITER OF THE STORY Kerima Polotan-Tuvera (December 16, 1925 – August 19, 2011) * Was a Filipino author. She was a renowned and highly respected fictionist, essayist, and journalists, with her works having received among the highest literary distinctions of the Philippines. ...

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  • The Virgin by Kerima Polotan Tuvera

    job, in the kitchen of some married sister's house shushing a brood of devilish little nephews. And yet Miss Mijares did think of love. Secret, short-lived thoughts flitted through her mind in the jeepneys she took to work when a man pressed down beside her and through her dress she felt the curve...

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  • The Virgin by Kerima Polotan-Tuvera

    The Virgin by Kerima Polotan-Tuvera Kerima Polotan-Tuvera’s “The Virgin” is a short story that is centered on two characters namely Miss Mijares and The Carpenter. The title “The Virgin” reflects the subject virginity which is an important and cherished value for Filipinos. A Filipina should be proud...

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  • Analysis: the Virgin by Kermi Polotan Tuvera

    Analysis on the Short Story “The Virgin” by Kerima Polotan Tuvera * Based on the short story, the various personalities that the main character named Miss Mijares showcased were her stiff and aloof behavior wherein her superiority to herself makes her unfriendly and detached to other people....

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  • Cost Price by Kerima Tuvera

    Likewise, Isabel realized that later on Joe will leave her and she will be alone putting her life back. - http://www.maybenow.com/Cost-price-by-Kerima-Tuvera-q13654467...

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  • Tarlac Dike by Kerima Polotan

    The Tarlac Dike The Tarlac Dike that is reported to have cracked and sent was the dike of my childhood. Many years ago I lived in Tarlac, in a house off Tañedo Street whose kitchen over-looked that dike. It stretched from one end of town, from the railroad station all the way to Agana Bridge, and the...

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  • Tarlac Dike by Kerima Polotan

    Tarlac Dike by Kerima Polotan The Tarlac Dike that is reported to have cracked and sent was the dike of my childhood. Many years ago I lived in Tarlac, in a house off Tañedo Street whose kitchen over-looked that dike. It stretched from one end of town, from the railroad station all the way to Agana...

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  • Tarlac Dike by Kerima Polotan

    My Last Farewell Farewell, dear Fatherland, clime of the sun caress'd, Pearl of the Orient seas, our Eden lost! Gladly now I go to give thee this faded life's best, And were it brighter, fresher, or more blest, Still would I give it thee, nor count the cost. On the field of battle, 'mid the...

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  • Short Summary

    Evolution is genetic change in a line of descent over time. Evolution occurs in many different types of species on this world. Many people had believed that all species had come into existence at the same time in the past at the same center of creation and has not changed since. In the 1800’s after centuries...

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  • Summary of Virgin Mary

    Virgin De Guadalupe There is many images that fallow the characterizations of the portrait of the virgin de Guadalupe. The Virgin de Guadalupe has had a big impact in the culture of Mexico including their politics. There are many stories of how this image of the Virgin de Guadalupe came...

      681 Words | 2 Pages   Our Lady of Guadalupe, Juan Diego, History of Mexico

  • Executive Summary Virgin Atlantic

    Executive Summary Virgin Atlantic is one of the leading luxury airline and part of the Virgin Group of companies, a highly valued name in United Kingdom and United states. Virgin is one of the leaders in most of the industries it operates in. A major reason for the success of Virgin Air is the CEO...

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  • Short summary

    amortisation to decline by “a low single-digit percentage” in 2013, having previously forecast a result “broadly in line” with 2012. Summary In the following article the author discusses the reasons why Heineken has been hit by the abrupt slowdown suffered by emerging markets and how...

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  • To Hell with Dying Short Summary

    This story revolves around a beloved neighbor, Mr. Sweet, and the many "revivals" a neighboring family participates in to bring him back from the brink of death. The revival consists of the whole family going to visit Mr. Sweet, who lay on his deathbed. The children's father would say, "To hell with...

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  • A Rose for Emily: Short Summary

    In the story, A Rose for Emily, the author, William Faulkner, describes Emily's house and Emily so that a very vivid image is engraved in your mind. The house appears to be run down, unclean, and mysteriously uninviting. This description is in direct relation to Emily. The exterior of the house is...

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  • Short Summaries of "Les Miserables"

    ACT ONE PROLOGUE: 1815, DIGNE Jean Valjean, released on parole after 19 years on the chain gang, finds that the yellow ticket-of-leave he must, by law, display condemns him to be an outcast. Only the saintly Bishop of Digne treats him kindly and Valjean, embittered by years of hardship, repays...

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  • Fighting Ground Short Summary

    Fighting Ground Summer Reading Assignment The Fighting Ground is about a thirteen year old boy named Jonathan. Jonathan has wanted to be a soldier since he was a little boy because his father and his brother were also soldiers. There was going to be a war and Jonathan wanted to join. However, his father...

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  • Summaries Of Short Stories

    Summary - The bridal party The story begins in Normandy, sometime around May. The main character, Mike Curly, is introduced, along with the news that his ex-girlfriend, Caroline Dandy, whom he dated for two years, is engaged and will be getting married in Paris. It explains that the two broke up because...

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  • Crucible Belonging Short Summaries

    John Proctor -Proctor is an individual who has not put a high priority on 'Belonging' in his life. The fact that he hates and distrusts Parris adds to this sense of not belonging: “I have trouble enough without I come five mile to hear him preach only hellfire and bloody damnation. (visual imagery...

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  • Short Summary of "The Great Gatsby."

    While "The Great Gatsby" is a highly specific portrait of American society during the Roaring Twenties, its story is also one that has been told hundreds of times, and is perhaps as old as America itself: a man claws his way from rags to riches, only to find that his wealth cannot afford him the privileges...

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  • The Sniper-Short Summary

    This is a story written by Liam O'Flaherty The story is about a civil war taking place in Dublin between the Republican and Free States forces, battling throughout the city. The sniper is the main character. It is night time, when he was eating a sandwich and drinking some whiskey. He risks lighting...

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