• Asss
    the food was wafted down to us form the windows of the big house. We hung about and took all the wonderful smells of the food into our beings. Sometimes, in the morning, our whole family stood outside the windows of the rich man’s house and listened to the musical sizzling of thick strips of bacon or...
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  • Some Stories
    order not to have the life of Teang and Tona be wise, be educated and have proper information before having a crucial decisions in life. The House on Zapote Street Lydia Cabading a soft spoken and obedient girl to her father. Lydia being obedient not able to express her likes and thoughts and letting...
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  • The Armed Forces of the Philippines in the Politics of Today
    |1 |Mayor Raul C. Tupas | Source: Senate Website (2007); House of Representatives Website (2007); Department of the Interior and Local Government Website (2007) Based on the data presented above, which...
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  • Summary of Nick Joaquin's Summer Solstice
    Nick Joaquin The Summer Solstice THE MORETAS WERE spending St. John's Day with the children's grandfather, whose feast day it was. Doña Lupeng awoke feeling faint with the heat, a sound of screaming in her ears. In the dining room the three boys already attired in their holiday suits, were at breakfast...
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  • Summer
    THE SUMMER SOLSTICE By: Nick Joaquin The Moretas were spending St. John’s Day with the children’s grandfather, whose feast day it was. Doña Lupeng awoke feeling faint with the heat, a sound of screaming in her ears. In the dining room the three boys already attired in their holiday suits, were at...
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  • The Killers
    Outside it was getting dark. The streetlight came on outside the window. The two men at the counter read the menu. From the other end of the counter Nick Adams watched them. He had been talking to George when they came in. “I’ll have a roast pork tenderloin with apple sauce and mashed potatoes,” the...
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  • History
    Gumapos; during the invasion, the Ilocanos hid their valuables in the Bishop’s house • The bishop assembled the Zambals and threatened them with excommunication but the Zambal continued to plunder the church and his house • Spanish forces came and subdued Gumapos and his army. He was taken as prisoner...
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  • Phil Lit
    Death into Manhood 2. How my Brother Leon Brought Home a Wife 3. Dead Stars 4. Faith, Love, Time and Dr. Lazaro 5. Wedding Dance 6. The House on Zapote Street 7. We Filipinos are Mild Drinkers II. Essay A. Essay defined B. Types of Essay C. Essay 1. College Uneducation 2. Sonia 3. Where...
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  • Cypher -Incomplete
    Leaning against a cold brick wall in the darkened alleyway of New York you would say wasn’t the smartest thing to do, but my friends and I ran the streets so it didn’t matter to me or them. My senses alert, my body tense, my mind agitated and on edge. Waiting for the others to get here was like waiting...
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  • What Ive Learned
    Rochester, NY. After leaving the barbeque, I was on my way to meet my brothers John and Nick at the local bar to talk and have fun. After we saw our oldest brother John off, Nick and I decided to race down the main street in town. I learned on this day to never race a vehicle around a dangerous curve. While...
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  • Three Generations
    3 Generations By Nick Joaquin Three Generations talks about a Celo Monzon, whose unhappy childhood still haunts him even if he is already a father. At the beginning of the story, his wife tells him about their son's plan to enter priesthood. He is also told about the call his sister has made because...
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  • the killers
    Outside it was getting dark. The streetlight came on outside the window. The two men at the counter read the menu. From the other end of the counter Nick Adams watched them. He had been talking to George when they came in. “I’ll have a roast pork tenderloin with apple sauce and mashed potatoes,” the...
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  • Dance
    shimmering costumes. Tribal Dances (mga katutubong sayaw)   Mindanao, the Philippines' southernmost island, is the country's cultural melting pot. It houses influences from Spain, China, Indonesia, and the Middle East. Although Mindanao carries a strong flavor from other lands, there are people who have...
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  • Fdgff
    and why? – The narrator, Nick, came from the Midwest, Minnesota specifically to learn the bond business. 3) Describe the narrators house. - Nick lives a in a small house between two mansions. 4) Describe the Buchanans house. – A gigantic mansion. 5) How does Nick know Daisy and Tom? – Daisy...
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  • Great Gatsby: Is Nick a Reliable Narrator?
    11/8/12 Is Nick a Reliable Narrator, Step 5: Rough Draft “Essay” Is Nick a Reliable Narrator? Nick Carraway, from the book The Great Gatsby, is a reliable narrator for the story because he uses lots of detail...
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  • Essay on the Great Gatsby
    World War I named Nick Carraway. He had decided to return home as his way of beginning a career. Being impatient, Nick had decided to move to New York so he could learn the bond business. Now we are in the setting of 1922 in West Egg, Long Island. Nick was then living in a rented house that is neighboring...
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  • Historical Paper
    1888 Mr. Rodgers was listed as “Rodgers, Moses L.: Mining Expert”. Later he died in the year 1900. His home, which is still here, on 921 South San Joaquin Street, is now a Stockton Historic Landmark. It is also listed on the National Register of Historical Places. This is a valuable piece of history because...
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  • A Place I Will Hold Forever in My Heart
    in this little town named San Joaquin. The house was a little white house with a brown trim. This house has been around since my grandparents emigrated from Mexico, and my mother was only thirteen years old. When I say small, I mean the house was really small. This house contains one bedroom, a bathroom...
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  • The Great Gatsby
    3.Describe the narrator's house. Not very big house, but the location is at an expensive land. Normal houses. 4.Describe the Buchanans' house. Big, a big mansion that had been used from generation to generation. Right on the water, old money. 5.How does Nick know Daisy and Tom? Daisy is...
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  • Rhetorical Analysis Essay
    around wealth, fame, deceit, and deteriorating morals. The year is 1929, opening at a psychiatrist’s office where Nick Carraway (Tobey Maguire) currently resides to treat his alcoholism. Nick tells his doctor about an interesting man named Jay Gatsby (Leonardo DiCaprio). When he struggles to put together...
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