An embarrassing moment can stumble among anyone at any given occasion. No matter whom we say we are we all have experienced an embarrassing... moment during our lifetime, such as falling down in front of a large group of people, humiliating oneself in front of one’s crush, or simply peeing in one’s pants. There is no denying everyone has crossed paths with an embarrassing moment, but during these moments that occur we will either be accepting, ashamed, or see it as a joke in the end. We do not intend...
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Unforgettable Moment By Aida Raihanah Everyone have their own unforgettable moment, including... me. I have many unforgettable moment. One of it is the moment I went to my grandparent’s house at Terengganu with my family a couple years ago. Terengganu is the place where nature embraces heritage. There are many wonders of Terengganu and many things to explore. Actually, my father did not plan to take us for a walk at there. But he did when my siblings persuade him to. Luckily, our persuasion was...
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Sadie D. Hood Lab 8: Moment of Inertia Partner: Florence Doval Due 16 November 2011 Aims: To use a centripetal force apparatus to calculate the... moment of inertia of rotating weights, using theories derived from ideas of energy transfer (Im = MR2 (g/2h)(t2-t02)) and point mass appoximation (m1r12 + m2r22). Set Up Procedure First we measured the weights of two masses and wingnuts that secure them. Then we placed one of the masses on the very end of a horizontal rod on the centripetal force apparatus...
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where possibilities are many. We are not busy rehearsing our rebuttal to what they are saying, just waiting for a moment to break in and... interrupt. We do not care if we are right and they are wrong. We have no need to defend ourselves or to prove ourselves brilliant, insightful or witty. We do have a burning desire to understand what the essence of this person is all about in this moment. We are pure awareness, soaking in the words but going far beyond the words and fully resonating with the other...
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as a reason to spare her. Only when the grandmother is facing death, in her final moments alone with the Misfit, does she understand where she... has gone wrong in her life. Instead of being superior, she realizes, she is flawed like everyone else. When she tells the Misfit that he is “one of her own children,” she is showing that she has found the ability to see others with compassion and understanding. This is a moment of realization, one that is immediately followed by her death. The Misfit seems...
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famous couple hitch was helping at that time. Of course hitch tries to explain what he does and why, but Sara at this point is not interesting in dating... Hitch at that moment. Hitch tries to explain himself in many different situations such as the speed dating scene where Hitch speeds dates to her table, just to speak with her for a moment in order to fix the broken communication. At this time Sara is still not interesting in Hitch. Later in the movie, Sara finally realizes how wrong she was about Hitch...
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sending the text one morning and did not hear from him for a while. A couple weeks later I woke up one day and have never felt more depressed than I did... right then. I had received some news about my health that was not as good as we had hoped. At that moment I just wanted to give up and I was at, what I thought was, the end of the road for me. My phone goes off and I look at it. My guy friend that had thanked me for sending the text before sent me a message saying, “No. Don't give up hope just yet. It's...
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Title: Mass Moment of Inertia Objective: To determine mass moment of inertia of a part using experimental method. Theory: If... a part has been designed and built, its mass moment of inertia can be determined approximately by a simple experiment. This requires that the part be swung about any axis (other than one that passes through its CG) parallel to that about which the moment is sought and its period of pendular oscillation measured. Figure 1 shows a part of connecting rod suspended on a knife-edge...
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Introduction A bending moment is simply defined as “the algebraic sum of the moments of all the forces which induces bending... of an element” (1). The aim of this assignment is to work out the bending moment in a simply supported beam when different concentrated loads are applied to it. A simply supported beam is a structure, usually with a straight profile supported at the ends, often pinned on one side and simply supported or on a roller on the other. There will be three series of loads applied...
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Applied mechanics laboratory report “Measurement of bending moment and shear forces for structural analysis” Azamat Omarov ID201102658... 1.Theory and background 1.1 Summary That performed laboratory session on bending moments and shear forces requires good understanding and sufficient knowledge of axial forces. Bending is defined as a behavior of any structural element that undergoes the external load, which is applied perpendicularly to longitudinal axis. That experiment helps us to find...
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[pic] The flywheel of an engine has moment of inertia 2.5 kg•m2 about its rotation axis. What constant torque is required to bring it up to an... angular speed of 400 rev/min in 8s, starting from at rest? [pic] A solid, uniform cylinder with mass 8.25kg and diameter 15cm is spinning at 200 rpm on a thin, frictionless axle that stop the cylinder axis. You design a simple friction brake to stop the cylinder by pressing the brake against the outer rim with a normal force. The coefficient of kinetic...
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Laboratory VII: Rotational Dynamics Problem #1: Moment of Inertia of a Complex System John Greavu May 8, 2013 Physics 1301W, Professor: Evan... Frodermann, TA: Mark Pepin Abstract The moment of inertia of a complex system was determined through two different approaches. A string was tied to and tightly wound around a horizontal disc and then strung over a vertical pulley where the other end was then tied to a hanging weight. Underneath and attached through the center of the disc were a spool and shaft...
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Moment of Inertia 1. Abstract The goal of this study is to understand the transfer of potential energy to kinetic energy of rotation and... kinetic energy of translation. The moment of inertia of the cross arm my group measured with the conservation of energy equation is: 0.01044 kg/m2 (with the mass of 15g), 0.01055 kg/m2 (with the mass of 30g), which is kind of similar to the standard magnitude of the moment of inertia of the cross arm: 0.0095 kg/m2 (Gotten by measuring the radius and the mass...
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Sign In | Sign Up StudyMode - Premium and Free Essays, Term Papers & Book Notes Essays Book Notes AP Notes Citation Generator More My... Unforgettable Experience Essays and Term Papers Search Advanced Search Documents 1 - 20 of 1000 Narrative Essay on an Unforgettable Experience Narrative Essay on An Unforgettable Experience During the December festive season almost every shopping and business complex is a hive of activity. The last few days before Christmas are exceptionally busy days...
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straddled the realms of art and commerce more audaciously than any other in rock's history. They've sincerely tried to change the world and have strived to... remain the best band in the world—differently ambitious, equally dubious pursuits. Yet for the moment, let’s put aside Bono's blathering public persona—his extra-musical forays into politics, policy, and wraparound-specs addiction—and just talk about the music and its impact on the culture. In the era of 99 cent downloads, U2 continues to conceive...
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handed out pieces of paper to each student who was only obsessed with the best place to unpack their belongings to sit around, chat and spend the rest of the... day. All students were sitting around the lake, and I could see this beautiful and peaceful moment beyond the shining lake. It seemed that there were only few who were actually interested in writing. I myself was not much of a difference. We made a big group exploring the every part of the park and when we found some good places to rest, we did...
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Unforgettable Moments in My Life Sitting on my bed with my Acer notebook on my lap, I was looking through my family photos. I... always did this when I started to miss the warmth and laughter at home. It had been a year since I made College Abdillah my second home. With no doubt, home was always my best refuge, but at college, my second home, I had experienced precious memories that I would never forget in this life. Everything started on the first day I stepped into college with curiousity and...
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The Unforgettable Moment All people in the world have fond memories of their lives including me. Among the memories I... cannot forget is the first time to step foot in the stadium watching my favourite football team play. At that time I was 11 years old. My favourite team at that time is Selangor FC and the stadium name is Stadium Malawati Shah Alam located in the capital of Selangor. I have been accompanied by my older brother. He is the one the person who tought me everything about football...
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Unforgettable Moment One day, I was gazing out the window as the rain poured. My parents came into my room and told me very... exciting news; we were leaving for America. Even though my parents thought leaving the country was a good thing, I was conflicted feeling happy and sad because I was leaving my beloved country, Yemen. I thought of everything that I was going to leave behind, everything that had been familiar to me for thirteen years: Family, Friends, teachers, and mostly my community. I thought...
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DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING CEMB 121 MECHANICS OF MATERIALS LABORATORY LABORATORY EXPERIMENT NO. 3 BENDING OF BEAMS -... (a) Bending Moment I (b) Bending Moment II SECTION 1 GROUP NUMBER 3 GROUP MEMBERS 1. YEOW SU LEE ( CE085335 ) 2. JOUDI J. MOOSOM ( CE085338 ) 3. NINI EZLIN ROSLI ( CE086340 ) 4. MOHD AFIQ AFIFE BIN ABAS ( CE085310 ) 5. ROHAM HADIYOUN ZADEH ( CE085851 ) DATE OF LABORATORY SESSION 6 DECEMBER 2010 ...
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it I become another silent witness of cowardly acts. Just when I was no more than two blocks from The World Trade Center I understood the magnitude of the... tragic story unfolding right before my eyes. And I felt it was the moment that I was waiting for so many years, the moment that would change my life. A few minutes later the second plane hit the South tower, and just then everybody and I included realize that it was not just an unfortunate accident but a terrorist attack. I have to say that after...
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novel showed the upbringing of an incomplete character. Lily along with her painting became a complete object at the end when she realized the reasons behind... her need to become an artist, a unique person and above all learn to take advantages of moments and vision in life. In the first section of the book, Lily was not portrayed as the visionary artist that she becomes at the end of the novel with “I have had my vision” as she makes the symbolic trip to the Lighthouse. In “The Window” at the beginning...
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which we can replace them to polar coordinate Thus Mean By symmetry if g(x) is odd function g-x=-g(x) then -abgxdx=0 Variance Notation CDF... is standard Normal CDF by symmetric ,CDF , , All the odd moment of standard normal are zero. However, even moment is not easy to calculate by integral (Symmetry) Then we say Most of Statistics books will write the pdf then explain the mean and variance but it is not intuitive. Standardization Find PDF of CDF: The...
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memorable events happen in my lifetime thus far. There was one big tragedy in my life that not only affected me but my family as well. This really made me... change the way i view things today and realize that life is short and you have embrace the moments you have with your loved ones because you never know when they will gone. The sudden passing of my uncle made me realize that there is more to life than you think and to embrace it with everything you have. Tragedies happen to everyone but its the...
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a seat and she will be right with you. While you are seating there waiting for your order to be taken, this handsome man with jet black hair and piercing... brown eyes asks “Do you mind if I have breakfast with you?” All she could think of at that moment in time was this was going to be the man she would spend the rest of her life with, or so she thought. Now let us skip ahead five years to April 15, 1997. It was a gorgeous sunny day, the birds were singing beautiful songs and there was not a cloud...
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expectation of x The rth central moment is defined as: E(x−E(x))r,r=1,2,3,... They characterize populations or population distributions. First... moment Population mean (r = 1: E(x1)=E(x)) [Do not confuse with first central moment, which is always one (=1)] Second central moment Variance E(x−E(x))2 Third central moment Related to skewness of distribution Positively skewed = Tail extending to right Negatively skewed = Tail extending to left Fourth central moment Related to the kurtosis (=...
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sample variance is 2 1 T s= [rt − r]2 ∑ T − 1 t =1 Standard deviation (σ) = square root of variance. Finance people refer to this as volatility... 4 Other Moments The 3rd moment: Skewness M3 = E[r-E(r)]3=ΣPr(k)[rk-E(rk)]3 Downside risk relative to upside potential Measures the degree of symmetry The 4th moment: Kurtosis M4 = E[r-E(r)]4=ΣPr(k)[rk-E(rk)]4 Measures the likelihood of extreme events Coefficient of Variation CV = σ/E(r) Measures risk per unit of return ...
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(Galloway, Pg. 1) O’Conner was heavily influenced by the German philosopher, Martin Heidegger. This particular “great thinker” developed a theory... which he called dasein. The idea behind this particular theory is that death represents the moment wherein a given person’s life is complete, for better or for worse. O’Conner probably interpreted this particular theory as meaning that were one witness to another’s death, some type of understanding of that person’s life would come about. Greek...
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face with a clenched fist’ Closeness regained… • Later when chased by trackers, Kino for a moment loses hope. He even suggest giving up. ‘a... helplessness and hopelessness swept over him’ – ‘perhaps I should let them take me’ • In this moment Juana offers strength. ‘her goading struck into his brain; his lips snarled and his eyes were fierce again. • Personal Comment- I found this to be a powerful moment within the story. Despite the agony Kino inflicted upon his wife she still stands by his side...
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0 x2 (2 x) f ( x) 8 0 ; otherwise (i) Calculate the mean of X and variance of X. (ii) Calculate . (iii) Find . b) Given X ~ Exp (... 2) and the moment generating function (MGF) of X is given M X (t ) 2 2t . Find the mean and variance of X. c) Given for x = 1, 2, 3, 4. Find the moment generating function of X. Question 2 a) According to a survey, 45% of all students at a large university suffer from math anxiety. Four students are randomly selected...
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distribution with mean m and standard deviation, s. The probability density function for X is √ 1 (X − m)2 exp − 2s2 2πs The probability density... function for V is therefore h(V ) = √ 1 [ln(V ) − m]2 exp − 2s2 2πsV Consider the nth moment of V +∞ V n h(V )dV 0 Substituting V = exp X this is +∞ −∞ +∞ √ = −∞ exp(nX) (X − m)2 √ exp − 2s2 2πs 1 (X − m − ns2 )2 exp − 2s2 2πs exp dX 2mns2 + n2 s4 2s2 dX +∞ 1 (X − m − ns2 )2 dX exp...
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1.0 OBJECTIVE 1.1 To examine how bending moment varies with an increasing point load. 1.2 To examine how bending... moment varies at the cut position of the beam for various loading condition. 2.0 LEARNING OUTCOMES 2.1 To application the engineering knowledge in practical application 2.2 To enhance technical competency in structural engineering through laboratory application. 2.3 To communicate effectively in group. 2.4 To identify problem, solving and finding...
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sales = 75 * 0.0833 = 6.2498 Expected re-order quantity = the expected lost sales = 6.2498 million minutes Since the expected sale is lower than the order... quantity, the expected addition capacity is 0.02*6,249,800 = $124,996. 8. In any given moment, the bookstore either has the book in stock (in-stock probability) or does not have the book in stock (stock-out probability). Since the in-stock probability is 90%, the stock-out probability is 100%-90% = 10% 9. μ = 130 σ = 30 Q = 150 First...
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change the unconditional 2 2 variance σ . The variability of σt does aﬀect higher moments of the un2 conditional distribution of ηt+1 . With... time-varying σt , the unconditional distribution of ηt+1 has fatter tails than a normal distribution. To show this deﬁne ηt+1 as follows: ηt+1 = σt 4 t+1 (3) where t+1 is IID with zero mean and unit variance. A useful measure of tail thickness is the fourth moment or kurtosis, i.e., K(y) = E[y 4 ]/E[y 2 ]2 . It is well known that the kurtosis of...
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“other shoe” syndrome..I hope my story helps you to find out where you need to go; at bare minimum helps you find the next steps towards the direction for... your new life. I assure you that a real life lies ahead, although right at this solitary pathetic moment it may feel as though you may never find your vision of nirvana. I assure you that you will…Please read on. Only if for my black and white view point..or your twisted perversion to see inside the life of a once extremely dark and saddened soul. Yes...
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that moment the support that I received from my school was phenomenal, they sold purple bracelets in my honor to help with the cost of the... hospital fees, held a volleyball tournament in my honor and my fellow cheerleaders held a spaghetti dinner. I have never felt so much love and support as I have with my school because of this I now know that there are other young women that look up to me for support. Part of the 9 hour surgery that I received made me shave my head, it was the saddest moment that...
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+ n2) * Pooled sample standard deviation = sp = sqrt [ (n1 - 1) * s12 + (n2 - 1) * s22 ] / (n1 + n2 - 2) ] * Sample correlation coefficient = r = [ 1 /... (n - 1) ] * Σ { [ (xi - x) / sx ] * [ (yi - y) / sy ] } Correlation * Pearson product-moment correlation = r = Σ (xy) / sqrt [ ( Σ x2 ) * ( Σ y2 ) ] * Linear correlation (sample data) = r = [ 1 / (n - 1) ] * Σ { [ (xi - x) / sx ] * [ (yi - y) / sy ] } * Linear correlation (population data) = ρ = [ 1 / N ] * Σ { [ (Xi - μX) / σx ] *...
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help us do even time-taking jobs like making typical database connections in our mini project. That’s what our seniors had been - charming, supporting,... encouraging, and care-taking – in short, our true friendly guardians in this college. At this moment, I take on the opportunity to extend our sincere gratitude and convey our heartfelt wishes to the K8’s. The whole K9 batch wishes you a bright and successful future. I finish with the following lines – “Knowledge, Insight, Talent, Success – May...
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something to worry about. A few weeks had gone by, and unfortunately the international markets had gone south, suddenly I started to hear screaming,... yelling, inappropriate language, and a loud noise similar when someone slaps on a table. At that moment I realized that something was definitely going wrong. The Fixed Income Investment Team had sold 10 year treasuries and unfortunately the market had gone the opposite way of what they thought it would go. My surprise was not the fact that they had...
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showed up to my house as friends of my family. They tried to talk to me and make sure I was all right, but I was completely in shock. I could not believe... that my seemingly normal day had turned into the worst experience of my life. It was in that moment of shock and disbelief when I heard them confirm what I wished with all my heart wasn’t true: my father had died. The next few days passed by like a blur. Before I knew it, it was the fourth of July. Most of my family was in town celebrating at the...
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January 8, 2013 AP English Language Woolf’s Language in Moments of Being In the excerpt of Moments of Being, Virginia Woolf... reflects upon her childhood summers spent with her dad and father. As Woolf relives that one joyful day, she intrigues the reader with her rich writing style. While telling her story, Virginia Woolf uses language techniques such sentence structure, punctuation, and metaphors to convey the importance of this nostalgia. Moments of Being attracts the reader to feel what Woolf did...
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THE MOMENTS OF A RANDOM VARIABLE Definition: Let X be a rv with the range space Rx and let c be any known constant. Then the kth... moment of X about the constant c is defined as Mk (X) = E[ (X c)k ]. (12) In the field of statistics only 2 values of c are of interest: c = 0 and c = . Moments about c = 0 are called origin moments and are denoted by k, i.e., k = E(Xk ), where c = 0 has been inserted into equation (12). Moments about the...
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someone throws a yo-yo down, the more angular momentum it will build up on the way down. The greater the angular momentum, the longer the yo-yo will spin... for. The moment of inertia and friction are two other major factors in the length of sleep. The moment of inertia deals with how resistant an object is to changes in rotation. The moment of inertia of an object depends on two different factors. It depends on the mass of an object and how far that mass is from the axis of rotation. These two factors...
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Physics Lab 8 Moment of Inertia Purpose: The purpose of this lab is to determine the experimental moment of inertia of a disk... and a ring using the principles of conservation of energy. The experimental values of each will be compared to the theoretical values. Procedure: The masses of the disk and ring were weighed using a triple beam balance. The disk and ring were then measured using a meter stick and a set of caliper jaws. The diameter of the drum was then measured as well. The disk was...
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for reactions, shear force and moment for: a. Simply supported beam b. Simply supported beam with one end overhanging c. Simply supported beam... with both ends overhanging. 2. To calculate shear force and moment using influence line 3. To determine maximum shear force and moment 4. Calculate Absolute Maximum Moment (MMM) 4.1 INTRODUCTIONS: Influence line is to: Analysis a structure due to moving load along the beam. Show the changes in reaction, shear stress, moment and displacement in certain point...
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smaller "ball" in the air. As is seen in the laws of rotational motion, the diver's moment of inertia becomes smaller, but since momentum must... be conserved in the system, the angular speed increases to compensate. It is important to note here that the reverse can be applied in order to stop the diver's rotation to keep him from doing a belly-flop on the water. To stop his rotation, the diver increases his moment of inertia by straightening his body, conserving momentum again. When a diver goes...
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Good Morning Maya Angelou is a stunning writer who has a way of capturing her readers to the core. In her poem “On The Pulse Of Morning” she uses a... voice of renewal of hope for mankind. She used this poem in a speech that in the moment, introduced a former President of the United States. This poem was used to motivate a nation of hopeless and ungrateful people. Angelou's tone in this piece is one of power and love. She is very consistent in communicating the truth of peoples destruction...
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(iii)v(dv/dx)=a →∫vv0vdv=∫x0adx If angular acceleration α is not constant, then (i)(dω/dt)=α→ω=ω0+∫t0αdt... (ii)(dϴ/dt)=ω→ϴ-ϴ0=∫t0ωdt (iii)ω.(dω/dϴ)=α→∫ωω0ω dω=∫ϴ0 αdϴ MOMENT OF INERTIA (I) - Let us consider a rigid body rotating about an axis (AB) with angular speed ω. You know that in rotational motion all particles move in circles having their centres on the axis of rotation. ...
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with an unpleasant memory from the speaker’s sixth grade classroom where he recalls being slapped on the head and ordered to “stand in the corner for not... knowing the difference/between [the words] persimmon and precision"(3-5). Right at that moment the speaker’s attitude is that of confusion. In the first stanza, we learn that Mrs. Walker was the speaker’s teacher in sixth grade: In sixth grade Mrs. Walker Slapped the back of my head and made me stand in the corner for not knowing...
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procedure) With the meter stick on a stand m1=100g was suspended on the 15-cm position of the meter stick. Static equilibrium was then set up by the... adjustment of the arm which had a mass of m2=200g on the opposing side. Both the mass and the moment arm was then recorded into data table 1 where the percent difference and the torques were computed. Case 2 (three known masses) Computation was done by placing the meter stick on the stand suspending m1=100g at 30-cim, m2=200g at 70-cm position...
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motion and rotation of a rigid body. The two investigations performed during the lab included investigation 1; an investigation into the... moment of inertia of Maxwell’s wheel and investigation 2; an investigation into the dynamics of Maxwell’s wheel. Data & Analysis Investigation 1 In order to calculate the moment of inertia of Maxwell’s wheel the moments of inertia of the disk and the axle had to be added to each other. In order to perform this task various quantities and qualitative data...
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on a rotating body, the lower leg, and the axis of rotation, the knee, is minimal, thereby reducing the linear distance covered which can in turn be... performed in a minimum period of time (Hall, 1999). Another factor worth consideration is the moment of inertia, denoted as I, or the tendency of a rotating body to resist change in its state of motion which is based on both mass, m and the distance over which the mass is distributed from the axis of rotation, denoted as r (Hall, 1999). I=mr2 ...
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the sections: Subj: Strength of Materials, Design and Thermodynamics * fine and coarse threads in screws, which require more torque while tightening,... which has more slipping, more strength etc. * How do we specify a bearing * bending moment diagram, stress distribution in various cross sections * section modulus, stress strain diagram of brittle and ductile elements and different points in it, true strain.. * Different failures * different shapes of section will be given...
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X-27 be taken up by the Magnetic Material Section. The Audio Products Section can produce ‘X-27’ for the coming one and a half year which will help it... recover the development costs and accomplish some of its products which are being developed at the moment. Also, at the same time, training of the employees can be started in the Magnetic Material Section for them to understand the dynamics of the product and start off the production at ease when ‘X-27’ comes to the Magnetic Material Section after 18...
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Objective The objective of this experiment is to compare the theoretical internal moment with the measured bending moment for a... beam under various loads. Introduction and Background Theory Definition of a Beam Members that are slender and support loadings that are applied perpendicular to their longitudinal axis are called beams. Beams are important structural and mechanical elements in engineering. Beams are in general, long straight bars having a constant cross-sectional area, often classified...
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prayer in school used to be a requirement, what can be done to move this issue in a positive direction? For the time being, an alternative to Christian... prayer could be a moment of silence, not to take up time but to let students have a moment of silence to pray however they wish. Meanwhile, for those who wish not to pray, this moment would provide a quiet opportunity to collect their thoughts and mentally prepare them for the day ahead....
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with the dream, she became paranoid with her death. “She had anticipated the posthumous distribution of her belongings and the disposition of her body with... so much care that she could have died at that moment without inconveniencing anyone.” Because of her paranoia, she never “lived in the moment” again. She didn’t bask in or enjoy her present fortunes but she planned on how to dispose of them. As humans, we have the tendency to remain apathetic to what is happening around us. Our mind is so consumed...
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straight line graph of P*R plotted against a. The intercept should give the friction torque. Measure the time taken for the mass to fall through Im then a=2s... * m then α= a (rad/sec^2) t^2 s^2 R Also P=m*g-m*a=m[9.81-a] Nt And for the calculation of moment of inertia of the system referred to shaft1 we use: Ieqv= I1+I2*[Na] ^2+I3 [Na*Nc] ^2 Nb Nb Nd Procedure: 1. Determine, by the falling weight method the moment's of inertia associated with each of the individual shafts. 2. Assemble the system...
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Unforgettable Tuesday, June 9, 2009 is a day that changed my life forever. On that day I lost my best friend, my mentor, my rock, my... mother. In order to fully understand I want to describe the events leading up to this. At the age of forty-six my mother suffered a stroke, leaving her unable to swallow. My mother was being fed through a G-tube, as well as receiving her medications through it. With therapy and determination my mother was able to swallow and speak again. Six years later...
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with the joy from his mother. This goes without saying, the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree. “Down all the darksome ways we fled his reach, Through... northern lights and fearful nights we fled him.” (Thornburg). This is the defining moment in this poem. The moment when the woman chose what was going to be best for her and her daughter, and ran away from the abusive man if nothing more than for mere survival. She ran from the place that once made her so happy, the only place she had ever known, to...
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