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    Readers are capable of seeing it in their minds. When it comes to the War Monument, it commemorates the memory of Italian soldiers who died for their country during World War I. The War Monument is a symbol for sacrifice and death. Therefore it can reflect the couple’s ruined and lifeless relationship. Next, the title “Cat in the rain” has a full panoply of meanings, it is ambiguous. Some readers may think that this title is not complicated, because it literally means that there is a small, poor cat in the rain. On the other hand the poor cat could be identified with the wife. The animal should be described as “it”, but in the text the wife portrays the cat as “she”. Moreover, the cat is alone, no one takes care of this pet. The wife sees herself in this cat due to her bad relations with the husband. Neither he looks after her nor he worries about her needs. She feels isolated and rejected. The wife does not have love and attention and she thinks that the cat gives these feelings to her. When she does not find the cat she expresses strong desire to have a cat and other things which give her…

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    Reread the first paragraph. How does the author's style suggest that the narrator is very nervous? As with Usher, the narrator here believes that his nervousness has "sharpened my senses not destroyed not dulled them." Thus, he begins by stating that he is not mad, yet he will continue his story and will reveal not only that he is mad, but that he is terribly mad. How does the opening paragraph foreshadow the rest of the story? Include text evidence in your response. The narrator claims that…

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    Ernest Miller Hemingway wrote many novels, short stories and he was an all-American journalist. His stories were mostly known to be fiction and he was a good enough author to win the Nobel Prize in literature in 1954. In his two stories, “Cat in the Rain,” and “Hills like White Elephants,” he uses the theme of marriage between husband and wife and what each person wants and how their wants throw some conflict with what their spouse would like. In both stories, it would seem as if the husband in…

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    important safety tool. Collision Avoidance Technology (CAT) systems are sensory based devices that were designed to prevent any potential dangers during driving. Some of the recent CAT systems have automated assisted braking…

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    I Carry Your Heart

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    The poem, I Carry Your Heart by E.E. Cummings and the short story, A Cat In the Rain, were both written during the lost generation. In the poem, I Carry Your Heart, the theme is nothing can stand in the way of true love is shown throughout the poem. In the short story, A Cat In the Rain, the theme of dissatisfaction and isolation is revealed throughout the story. However, both show the theme of powerlessness. In this poem, I Carry Your Heart, by E.E. Cummings,the theme of “nothing can stand…

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    seen is in the short story “Cat in the Rain” by Ernest Hemingway. The story revolves around the wife’s attempt to rescue a cat under a table in the rain. In the process she reveals the emptiness in her life and the emotional distance between her husband and herself. Hemingway displays the wife as a wandering woman. She starts off looking out the window when she then spots a cat under a table in the rain. She decides to rescue the cat even though her husband shows the minimal interest when he…

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    half for eternity. Seeking and pondering the complexions of love and unity causes individuals to occasionally go insane, or find what most human search for their whole life. It is the very abstract four letter word that wrecks havoc on hearts and souls. The stars, which have existed for centuries have even prayed and hoped for love to be found as one wishes for it. When individuals cannot find love, they settle for the next best thing, or whatever they can get, often times, sacrificing who they…

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    Summary: Trixie The Model

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    Trixie the Model Trixie was an isolated pup, but all of that happened a long time ago. Things have looked up for her since then. She now has a happy, healthy home. Trixie lived in a compact “cell” in the Los Angeles Shelter. She was a gawky, grimy, and “supposedly gray” dog. Until one fortunate day. It was raining cats and dogs outside of the Los Angeles Shelter. It was a humid, cold, rainy day, with a slight breeze. One young couple, Laura and John Swanson, stumbled inside to find respite…

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    maybe 30 or even 40! Some old ones live up to 50! But no higher than 50. They have fuzzy upside down triangle shaped fur on the tip of their ears. They are fuzzy and cute but I don’t recommend them as a pet! They may nip or bite you very hard! Some people have baby bobcats as animals but when they grow big and strong and when they get older, the owners have to release them back into their original habitat in the wild! The bobcat is a North American cat that appeared during the Irvingtonian stage…

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    Miss Watson stops him before he can. Huck feels that this will bring him bad luck. Modern way to prevent bad luck While some may be ashamed to speak about, people today ward off back luck by walking around ladders instead of going through them. Like Huck, some say they do it “just in case.” Birds Predicting the Weather When Jim sees some birds flying a certain way, he says that it is a sign that it will rain soon. At first, Huck does not believe him until it does actually rain. Modern Way to…

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