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  • The Word Night In Macbeth
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    Macbeth Essay Audience: A teacher In the play Macbeth by William Shakespeare, several words recur in the book that portray different ideas, such as night. The usage in Act 2 describes strange things and even murders, while in Act five, usage changes to small talk, such as Good Night etc. Yet another example of this occurs in Act 3, where night usage differs from the previous occurrence. Macbeth uses night as the time when something bizarre and mysterious happens. Throughout the play the word mea...
  • Comedy Twelfth Night
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    Twelfth Night is a comedy of light and shade. Its characters are not unreservedly happy and the events are not unreservedly humorous. Discuss. As a comedy, Twelfth Night is obviously intending to not only entertain its audience but also point out problems in society. It is imperative to entire merit of the play not to be realistic but to allow for empathy. Therefor to have a comedy of complete lightheartedness there would be no balance and hence no avenue for audience interaction. Without light ...
  • Twelfth Night And Shakespeare In Love
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    The Common Elements of "Twelfth Night" and "Shakespeare in Love" William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night and John Madden's Shakespeare in Love are two romantic comedies that both convey a tragedy. The reader is able to link both Twelfth Night and Shakespeare in Love with a common plot, theme, and character discussion. The plot of both works produces a situational comedy. The comedy is expressed through the coincidence of love and unwelcome love. The main actresses in both Shakespeare in Love and Twe...
  • Stories In The Thousand And One Nights
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    The West's View Of The Oriental Woman (Based On The Frame Story Of The Thousand And One Nights) The Thousand and One Nights, a collection of about 200 stories, is probably the most famous piece of Arabic literature in the West. It includes the adventures of such well-known characters as Aladdin, Ali Baba, and Sinbad. The stories of the Arabian Nights are folk tales from Arabia, Egypt, India, Persia, and other countries. The work in its present form was written in Arabic about 1500. In the early ...
  • My Best Winter Vacation
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    "My Winter Vacation" My winter break was really fun and I did a lot of the things that I wanted to do. On the first weekend of our break I went snowboarding with my friend Ian for the whole weekend at Boreal. After that it was time to celebrate Christmas. I went to my aunt's house in Alameda to celebrate Christmas Eve. Our family opens presents during the Eve. I got a lot of stuff that I wanted. Cash was 2 the top of my list this Christmas because I need money so that I can go snowboarding the r...
  • All City Choir
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    What do you think about when you think of singing? Do you think about the latest rock or pop craze? Or do you think about some opera singer on stage? For me, when I think about singing, I think about All City Choir. All City Choir is a try-out choir made up of about 60 kids in grades four through eight who " ve come together to sing. We also have three awesome conductors Wendy Gee, Wendy Masciotra (or who we call Mrs. M), and Eva Better and we sing from September through April in our two seasons...
  • Six Murders In Suburban Los Angeles
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    'Night Stalker' Richard Ramirez: From the Bowels ofHellby Joseph GeringerCrescendo of Terror Late in the 20th Century, Hell glutted on humanity. Its first bloodletting of that season of the Devil occurred on the warm evening of June 28, 1984, when an earth-bound Lucifer found his way into the small Glasses Park apartment of 79-year-old JennieVincow. Throughout the Los Angeles area a damp humidity had oppressed the air that day, and when the evening came and the temperature slightly cooled, Jenni...
  • Stalker's Delusional Belief
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    Based on a study done by Schwartz-Watts and Morgan at the American Academy of Psychology Law, they found that stalking was far more prevalent than anyone had imagined: 8% of American women and 2% of American men will be stalked in their lifetimes. That's 1.4 million American stalking victims every year. The majority of stalkers have been in relationships with their victims, but significant percentages either never met their victims, or were just acquaintances - neighbors, friends or co-workers. ...
  • Comedy In Shakespeare's Twelfth Night
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    Twelfth Night Comedy in Other Writings While Great Expectations and Gulliver's Travels were not written as comedy, humor is seen in them. The comedy in Shakespeare's Twelfth Night can be related to the comedy in those writings, although Shakespeare used a variety of comedic techniques, not used in either Great Expectations or Gulliver's Travels. The comedy in Twelfth Night varies greatly from the comedy in Great Expectations and Gulliver's Travels at times. Irony is a common comedic element seen...
  • Equipment Room And Erel
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    Oriana walked down the hallway, her mind back in a time about a millennium ago. Her people had learned much about the past from historic documents and paleontologists findings, and now, through technology, she was going to witness it live. Her people had built a time slider. Now she could go back in time and learn the truth about the North American Indians. She mentally went through her list... Lets see... Ive taken my hair and skin pigmentation pills, and had my eyes colored... I have my clothe...
  • One Night
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    People commit suicide because they feel they have no other choice or way to handle their problem. They feel that this is the only way out. Everyone knows this but everyone doesn't know what goes through a persons mind during and after they decide to make the absolute decision. Last year on the night of the Halloween dance, a student from Washington High had a terrible fight with her boyfriend. She saw him kiss another girl at the dance and became enraged. The first thing she did was try to talk ...
  • Sounds Of The Night
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    A Night In The Rain There he stood, in amazement, gazing at, what a few moments ago, had been his ticket to freedom. Then flash, in the blink of an eye, the world was turned upside down. When I finally got myself together I was laying about 20 feet from the wreckage. I stood up and in front of me lay tons of graceful carnage strung across the field like a satin sheet after a restless night. Fire was everywhere illuminating the night with its delicate destruction. I could see through its glow abo...
  • Naked Kid
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    Legends The Haunted Trail Well, there was once like fifteen or twen'y years ago this kid, right. An' this kid was like all f ed up on like shrooms an' acid an's tuff. Kinda like. (Laughter) Anyway this night he got inna fight with his parents, an' he like skit zed out an' went nuts an' ran out the back door of the house. Well, the kid never came home that night so his parents called the cops to try an' find him, an' they told them that they were already searching the area because some dude had c...
  • Street And His Eyes
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    SPIRITS OF THE NIGHT There was a time in the town when you could walk out alone at night and not have to fear anything. You could leave your doors unlocked and your car in the driveway without worry. You could drop the kids off at the cinema downtown and not think a thing of it. Or stroll through the park on a Saturday evening without watching every shadow or movement in the evening twilight. But no more. Now, doors barred the entrances along with the windows. Residents hurried home lest they be...
  • Murder At Solovon's Bar
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    The year is 1912. The so-called unsinkable ship has been lost at sea. Everyone in the States was horrified by this tragedy. This was the same night my partner and I hosted poker night at the office downtown. This was the first night McKensey had me down by five games. I was just dealt an unbelievable hand when we heard someone pounding on the door downstairs. I didn t want to leave my hand alone but I knew I had to see what was the matter from the faint cries for help. I rushed down and opened t...
  • Breakfast 15 00 Dinner
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    March 15-Day One the group will be leaving Orlando International Airport by plane on Flight 212 leaving for Madrid, Spain. Price = $418.00 March 18-Day four the group will be leaving Madrid by plane on flight 86 for Paris, France. Price = $288.00 March 21- Day seven the group will be leaving Paris International by plane on flight 124 for Geneva, Switzerland. Price = $130.00 March 24- Day ten the group will leave Geneva by plane on flight 584 for Vienna, Austria. Price = $150.00 March 27- Day thi...
  • Of The Female Cats
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    On a sunny afternoon a cat was strutting down the street without a care in the world. He was a good-looking cat, full of charisma and charm, but all he really wanted was to find that perfect female. He always thought that if there were someone in his life to make him happy, he would be happy. The only problem with this plan was he never looked past the outer layer. A not too shabby feline strolled up to him one day, nicest personality he had ever met, but she just wasn't beautiful enough for him...
  • Reality In The Teenagers Night
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    Hallowe " en An Evening of Treats and Tricks The history of Halloween can be argued by many; although the traditions have been altered over the years many of the legends are still present today. It is said that people believed that the spirits of the dead would come back to possess living bodies to survive for the afterlife. To prevent this from happening, people would dress up in costumes and become destructive to the neighbourhood in order to frighten the spirits away. In Ian Adam's poem Hallo...
  • First Campfire Night
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    Everyone remembers the cool autumn nights snuggled around a campfire with his or her families. Others may have experienced their first campfires with a Boy Scout or Girl Scout troop. My first encounter was with my friends, the summer after we turned ten years old. Tori, my best friend since I was 5, was the "leader" of our little posse. She was a skinny little kid whose legs went on forever, long, bleach-blonde hair, and a line of freckles splattered across the bridge of her button nose. She and...
  • Fool In Twelfth Night
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    A fool can be defined in many meanings according to the Oxford English Dictionary On Historical Principles. The word could mean "a silly person", or "one who professionally counterfeits folly for the entertainment of others, a jester, clown" or "one who has little or no reason or intellect" or "one who is made to appear to be a fool" (word originated from North Frisian). In William Shakespeare's comedy, Twelfth Night, Feste the clown is not the only fool who is subject to foolery. He and many ot...

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