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king of masks

Wang’s belief, passing down a family secret to Doggie was the same as giving away his greatest asset as she would eventually be married off to a person outside of the family. Old Wang needed a boy because he believed in the Confucian tradition that girls or daughters are not considered to be permanent members of one’s family. According to Yuhui Li, who is the writer of “Women’s Movement and Change of Women’s Status in China”, the deep-rooted sexist ideologies and practices in China originated from...

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Poetry

touching poem about a young girl dealing with her skin color and trying to find acceptance in a judgmental world. A reader can feel the little girl’s pain, loneliness, shame, and fear as the poem is read. Tretheway mentions colors several times in the poem, which alerts the reader on the importance of color throughout. “I could easily tell the white folk/that we lived uptown, / not in that pink and green/ shanty-fied shotgun section/ along the tracks.” (7-11) for a little girl to feel so ashamed of...

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Moushumis Infidelity

very minimal, this comes from my knowledge of being a man and being attracted to females who don’t need excessive make up to look “pretty”. This now brings me to the subject of finding a mate. As a man I really had no preferences as long as the girl was intelligent and cute. Now as a female I would take into consideration that any potential mate could father offspring to me. With this new outlook I would take into consideration stability, because what female wants a guy to father children if he...

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CINDERELLA’S STEPSISTERS

seem to all fight with each other stands out more than the rest maybe because we know you can’t women drama. Where does all this violence originate from of course it begins when that particular women was being raised when she was a little girl. A little girl learns a lot from her mother what she sees, hears, and what she has been told. As Morrison writes “Having watched and participated in the violent dominion of another women, will they be any less cruel when it comes their turn to enslave other...

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worst day

normality. I was on my way to work when my eye caught that little girl, trembling and asking for help. I could see that there was blood around her leg so I thought that an accident might have happened to her. Immediately I got out from the car to help her and then it all happened so fast that I found myself in the middle of the road without my car. I had been deceived. While I was going to help her, a boy had stolen my car and the injured girl magically stood up and ran away. But that wasn’t all; I also...

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Erin’s Daughter and Proto-Romanticism

her parents’ child again. The use of the emotions in this piece is what motivates the reader to feel what the author has meant for them to feel for the poem, it brings the reader to look upon their lives and see the resemblance of themselves in the girl that life can be rough and that you are never too old to feel the same fears as a child or youth. “To them with liberal hand she went… She ne’er had felt before” her emotion of joy is over flowing for she is excited to be back with those she loves...

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Descriptive Essay Analysis

------------------------------------------------- From beginning to end, the author paints a very descriptive picture; from how she sees herself, to how she sees Sister Flowers in comparison to other people around her. At first, the author describes herself as a dirty little girl, almost without purpose in life. In contrast to this, the author describes Mrs. Bertha Flowers as the epitome of beauty, grace, and all that is good in the world. Not only does the author describe Mrs. Flowers’ physical appearance, but she also tells...

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The Dolls House Response To Text Essay

Kelvey's. When the three Burnell daughters (Isabel, Kezia, and Lottie) are given a dolls house by "dear old Mrs Hay", they are all very excited and can't wait to show it off. Their mother lets them invite every little girl in town to come and see the little dolls house. Every girl except the Kelveys: Lil Kelvey and Our Else, the daughters of a washerwomen. Kezia Burnell, the second eldest of the three, cannot understand why the Kelveys aren't allowed to see their little dolls house. When she is told...

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Expository Paper: Qualities of a Hero

she could not see, hear, or speak. Why did Anne Sullivan think she could help Helen Keller when no one else could? She took on a task that many people thought was impossible: to communicate with Helen Keller and to bring this blind, deaf, and mute girl into a world that she could never have imagined. Anne Sullivan demonstrates the kind of the people I admire. Through her determination1, her ability to connect with a troubled child2, and her refusal to give up3, she set an important example for...

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New Kind of Dreaming

there was a little girl on the boat watching them. So they took the boat back to Port Barren and then they found the girl in boat but before the air doctor Butcher killed her so he wouldn’t get in trouble. Sergeant Butcher carries other dark secrets, namely the murder at Flahertey’s Curse of a youth offender sent to Port Barren, and the murder of Constable McPhearson, who knew too much. Butcher killed him because he told Jamie about the murder of the man and the girl so Butcher made it look...

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