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  • Summary of the Chieftest Mourner

    ANALYSIS: This is a short story authored by Aida Rivera Ford. The story is all about the death of the narrator's uncle. The situation is just a very typical scenario in the Philippines but through the writer's prolific used of diction and imagery a common situation is turned into something new - a work...

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  • The Chieftest Mourner

    in Quezon City, Philippines at the age of 84. As a National Artist, Gonzalez was honored with a state funeral at the Libingan ng mga Bayani. The Chieftest Mourner in the story is the "another woman". Even if the Legal wife did suffered with her husband while their together it is not she who helped the dear...

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  • The Chieftest Mourner

    Laguna State Polytechnic University San Pablo City Campus Brgy. Del Remedio, San Pablo City Detailed Lesson Plan in English II I. Objectives At the end of the lesson, the students should be able to: 1. state the rules of Subject – Verb Agreement; 2. sustain interest in studying...

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  • Chieftest Mourner

    GeneratorMore"">Home » Health An Essay on the Chieftest Mourner by Aida Rivera-Ford By albeitalways, jan. 2011 | 5 Pages (1087 Words) | 4780 Views|4.512345 (1)|Report|This is a Premium essay for upgraded membersUpgrade to access full essayYOU KNOW YOU WANT TO...SendAn essay on The Chieftest Mourner by Aida Rivera-FordThe...

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  • the chieftest mourner

    Summary of the chief test mourner This is a short story authored by Aida Rivera Ford. The story is all about the death of the narrator's uncle. It is a story with a focal point focused on love and innocence in the context of death.  At the establishing point of the story, the first story lines already...

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  • The Chieftest Mourner

    The Chieftest Mourner is a story or rather a narration by a girl in her college days whose uncle died. Her uncle was given the title "the last of a distinct school of Philippine poets" and was described as "the sweetest lyre that ever throbbed with Malayan chords". The title of this story is different...

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  • the chieftest mourner

    they're love did not last till the end. The girl marries someone instead of the guy that she loves. The story shows that "true love waits". The Chieftest Mourner also by Aida Rivera-Ford is a story of "another woman". Even if the Legal wife did suffer with her husband while they are together, it’s not her...

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  • The Chieftest Mourner

    The Chieftest Mourner by Aida Rivera Ford He was my uncle because he married my aunt (even if he had not come to her these past ten years), so when the papers brought the news of his death, I felt that some part of me had died, too.I was boarding then at a big girls' college in Manila and I remember...

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  • The Chieftest Mourner

    THE CHIEFTIEST MOURNER By: Aida Rivera-Ford Prepared by: LORLY P. CAPERIDA Activity 1: Paint me a picture Directions: 1. The teacher will divide the class into 5. 2. Then, she will be describing a scenario from the story “ The Chieftiest Mourner” and students will try to get a mental...

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  • The Chieftest Mourner

    I'll tackle these in order, then summarize... 1. VB and VB.NET are very similar. They have their roots in BASIC, a programming language used on nearly every architecture since the language's inception. Even the classic Commodores used it. Of course, VisualBasic is a long way from the Beginners All-purpose...

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  • chieftest mourner

    The chieftest Mourner is the title chose by Aida Rivera Ford because it discusses in the storyof the two wives that were on the wake of the poet. Who will be the chieftest mourner for that wake,is it the legal one? Or is it the second wife. In a nutshell, who has the right to be the chieftest mourner...

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  • The Chieftest Mourner Analysis

    Summary This is a short story authored by Aida Rivera Ford. The story is all about the death of the narrator’s uncle. It is a story with a focal point focused on love and innocence in the context of death. At the establishing point of the story, the first story lines already shows a tint of innocence...

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  • The Chieftest Mourner Review

    An Essay on the Chieftest Mourner by Aida Rivera-Ford The short study focuses on Filipino conventions during the wake of loved ones. It’s withal a twist of Filipino stereotypes regarding social conventions such as the “kabit” or the second wife/mistress, as compared to the first base wife. The degree...

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  • Who Is Chieftest Mourner? a Literary Analysis of Aida Rivera-Ford’s the Chieftest Mourner

    D. May 22, 2012 Section 4N Who is Chieftest Mourner? A literary analysis of Aida Rivera-Ford’s The Chieftest Mourner Who would possibly claim the higher sovereignty, is it the legal wife or the mistress? This is just the question...

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  • The Chieftest mourner analysis

    The Chieftest Mourner By: Aida Rivera Ford Characters: Aunt Sophia The Other Woman The Narrator’s Uncle The Narrator Setting: The story is happening to a family/people belonging to the upper socio-economic class of society this time (boarding school, use of Spanish in conversations, piano...

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  • The Chieftest Mourner Story

    The Chieftest Mourner: A Reaction The Chieftest Mourner is a story or rather a narration by a girl in her college days whose unvledied. Her uncle was given the title "the last of a distinct school of Philippine poets" and wasdescribed as "the sweetest lyre that ever throbbed with Malayan chords". The...

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  • An Essay on the Chieftest Mourner by Aida Rivera-Ford

    An essay on The Chieftest Mourner by Aida Rivera-Ford The short story focuses on Filipino conventions during the wake of loved ones. It’s also a twist of Filipino stereotypes regarding social conventions such as the ‘kabit’ or the second wife/mistress, as compared to the first wife. The story is...

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  • The Chief Test Mourner

    This is a short story authored by Aida Rivera Ford. The story is all about the death of the narrator’s uncle. It is a story with a focal point focused on love and innocence in the context of death. At the establishing point of the story, the first story lines already shows a tint of innocence and simplicity...

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  • The Chiefiest Mourner Analysis

    The Chiefiest Mourner 1. Explain the title. In what way is it suitable to the story?  For me, the author choose the “Chieftest Mourner” as the title of the story because the story shows who suffered most between the legal wife, Sophia and the second wife, Esa. 2. What did the predominant element...

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  • The Chiftest Mourner by Aida Rivera-Ford

    He was my uncle because he married my aunt (even if he had not come to her these past ten years), so when the papers brought the news of his death, I felt that some part of me had died, too. I was boarding then at a big girls’ college in Manila and I remember quite vividly that a few other girls were...

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