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    SA 2: "The Chrysanthemums" is a short story of John Steinbeck which reflects the frustration in the present life of Elisa Allen, strong and proud woman. This frustration arises from not having a child as well as from the dissatisfaction in a romantic relationship with her husband. The only possible way out for Elisa's frustration is her beautiful flower garden where she plants chrysanthemums. The author frequently uses chrysanthemums as a symbol as well as a number of other items in order to more vividly represent the internal state of the protagonist. One of the most important symbols in the story are chrysanthemums which fairly represent Elisa. Similar to Elisa, chrysanthemums are limited to quite a narrow setting, particularly the garden, with no way to escape. These flowers are undoubtedly beautiful, however, do not serve any valuable function. The same applies to Elisa as she is unable to perform more than a limited set of duties and surely none of them would let her be completely independent or at least provide for herself. Also, it can be stated that chrysanthemums symbolize the children of Elisa. She watches over her garden and looks after the chrysanthemums with genuine care and love, exactly as she would care for her own children. "No aphids were there, no sowbugs or snails or cutworms" (Osborne). These flowers are representative of Elsa's children and she remains very proud of them. In addition, the Salinas Valley, where the plot is set, is also a symbol which…

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    Iggy Azalea was supposed to meet pop star Britney Spears for lunch on Wednesday’s episode of the “Watch what happens live!” Iggy has claimed that Britney’s people take great care of her and that also to such an extent that they literally swept through her house before the star arrived for lunch. The team made sure that they keep a check on everything which could disturb the mood or preference of their queen. They are extremely protective of the star, which made them monitor and check Iggy’s…

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    Nicki Minaj and Iggy Azalea are both very popular rappers who were born outside the United States. Although they both are living their dream career, Azalea had to work a little harder to get there. While Nicki and Iggy were both raised by both parents, Minaj had a tougher childhood. School isn’t for everybody, and Iggy shows us that, and that in some cases, you can still be successful without it. Nicki Minaj birth name is Onika Tanya Maraj. She was born December 8th, 1982, in Saint James,…

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    Entwined is a novel by Heather Dixon. The novel follows the main character, Azalea’s life as she struggles to keep herself together after recently losing her mother. Being the oldest of 12 girls, Azalea feels obligated and promises her mother on her deathbed that she will care for her 11 younger sisters. Azalea is also next in line to become queen after the death of her mother. Soon after the death of Azaleas mother she discovers that the palace she has been calling home is magic. Azalea…

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    novel. The three flowers are the camellias, azaleas, and geraniums. First thing that is going to talked about the meaning of the camellias. The first meaning of it is as a representation of the racism in the south. As Ms.Dubose says on pg.146, “Thought you could kill my Snow-on-the-Mountain, did you? Well, Jessie says the top’s growing back out. Next time you’ll know how to do it right, won’t you? You’ll pull it up by the roots, won’t you?”. That represents that if you want to take away the…

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    The lines in the tablecloth lead the eye toward the azalea bush, the table top, and the tablecloth’s edging. Lines belonging to the objects upon the table all have circular edges. The circumference of these objects leads the eye around each piece to capture detail. The branches of the azalea bush point upward toward the table while the leaves seem to point away. Brush strokes that create the wall also add faint horizontal lines to draw the eye back to the painting. Overall, lines appear to be a…

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    books is a murder case. In this trope, there is a victim, an unknown murderer, and the detectives. At the end of the story line, the murderer is discovered and punished, fulfilling the need for justice. However, in “A Municipal Report” by O. Henry and “A Jury of Her Peers” by Susan Glaspell, the authors add a twist. In their stories, one feels that justice has prevailed when the victim is murdered, not when the murderer is caught. In both of these short stories, the literary technique of…

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    Iggy Azalea decided not perform at Pittsburgh Pride, following a huge backlash after the rapper was named the headliner of the event. In the past, the rapper sent out several tweets that were deemed racist and homophobic. "Wondered why my butt felt like it was about 2 grow legs, flip me off & walk away. Then I remembered I played soccer yesterday with 5 dyke bitches," Azalea once tweeted. Another tweet read,"When guys whisper in each other's ears I always think it's kinda homo." The rapper also…

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    Iggy Azalea is now speaking out and this singer is not afraid to share her thoughts on plastic surgery or admit that she had some done herself. E! Online shared that Iggy is in the new Elle Canada and she is sharing all the details on the surgery she has had done in the past and how Iggy thinks everyone else getting it done should admit the truth about it and not be ashamed. Iggy Azalea is revealing that she has had her breasts done and also had her nose fixed. Iggy does look pretty great, but…

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    In the novel To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee’s use of flowers as a symbol demonstrates different character identities throughout the story. One way Lee symbolizes character identities is through Miss Maudie's Azaleas. At the end of chapter eight Miss Maudie says, “Always wanted a smaller house, Jem Finch. Gives me more yard. Just think, I’ll have more room for my azaleas now” (73). This is Miss Maudie's response after her house burnt down which demonstrates that she sees the positive qualities…

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