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    The texts “I Escaped A Violent Gang” and “Making Sarah Cry” have similar themes of courage. Each text shows the theme differently throughout the text. In “I escaped A Violent Gang” the author had to go through different events needing courage. In “Making Sarah Cry” Sarah shows courage while standing up to her bullies. While both of these texts share a common theme, the mood of the texts is completely different. The memoir “I Escaped A Violent Gang” has a mood of sadness and is a bit scary because the author and her family could be killed at any moment. In the poem “Making Sarah Cry” the mood is a bit uplifting as she stands up to her bullies. In the memoir, “I Escaped A Violent Gang,” the author shows us that there is a theme of courage throughout the piece. At the beginning of “I Escaped A Violent Gang,” it tells the time when the author is court testifying as an eyewitness to something that happened between two gangs. In the text, it says, “I was the only eyewitness, so what I said would determine which one went to jail.” Later in the memoir, a novel helps the author realize that she doesn’t want to be in the gang that she was raised in. At the end of the text, the author has to show more courage after she left the gang. “After I testified, I left the gang. I got death threats. But nobody came after me.” I think the beginning of the memoir shows courage because she had the idea of lying in court, but instead tells the truth and it helps push her and her family out of the…

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    Hip Pain: A Short Story

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    Turning the hot water on full and cold on slightly, as he does every morning, Eli waits for the bath to fill. While he’s waiting Eli takes an Aleve, which he found to be the only pain medication that had an effect on his hip pain. Strangely, though, with all of the treatments they’ve tried for his hip, the one that works the best is still just an old fashioned hot bath. So, that’s what he takes one every morning to help lessen his hip pain and let him function on a slightly increased basis.…

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    story of a young woman who travels to Bath with her wealthy neighbours, and how she grows and matures into adulthood over the course of the book by taking responsibility for her many mistakes and actions. Predominantly, this essay is a tale of one girl’s maturity into a young adult. She makes very many mistakes along the path to growing up, however, she does show great responsibility by the end of the novel, so much as to win the heart of the man she loves. …

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    intelligent, graceful, creative, musical, or feminine Catherine is not the average heroine. Childless neighbors, the Allens, are travelling to Bath as recommended by their family doctor and inquire to take Miss Morland along. Excited to experience more than just her small town Catherine is dying to go. Once she has permission she cannot wait to enjoy the city highlife that Bath will bring her, or the possible romance. She goes to her first ball nervously awaiting her dream man to ask her to…

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    Persuasion In the book, Persuasion by Jane Austen, Austen’s book took place in rural Somersetshire in the eighteenth century. She also had scenes that continued into some from cities in rural Somersetshire, which are three locales in England. These three locales are completely different cities, with completely different living styles and very informative historical things to know about these cities. Around the time of publication of this book, England was a completely different country from what…

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    Impressions”). In 1803, Austen sold the original manuscript to Northanger Abbey (“Susan”) for ten euros for publication. Yet, was not published until the manuscript was bought back from the publishing company, after Austen’s death in 1817. In her late twenties, Austen moved to the city of Bath with her family after her father’s retirement. In 1802, Austen became a shining example of one of her leading ladies brought to life. She received a proposal from Harris Biggs-Wither, a marriage of the…

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    Bath Bomb Chemistry

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    Introduction Have you ever had a refreshing bath with bubbles or bath salts? What if you could use chemistry to create a bath-time treat that incorporated both fizzing bubbles and soothing salts? Such a combination does exist, and it's called a bath bomb. If you have never experienced one, these "bombs" become fizzy when they touch the water. Why? It is due to a chemical reaction taking place between different ingredients within the bath bomb. In this activity you'll get to make your own…

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    True North – Anna Darlene Edmondson “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge Him (Proverbs 3:5-6 ESV). Say you were lost in dense-wooded timberland. Probably, your own intuitions of ‘true north’ would misguide you (like my GPS). It’s continuously recalculating … and sadly, I miss appointments. Ugh! Truth is, I depend on technology and believe it’s faultless. Yet, glitches abound with nearly everything man creates. However,…

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    Roald Dahl was a short story writer, a poet, screenwriter, and fighter pilot. One of his books was called “The Landlady”. In his story, it talks about a lady around forty-five to fifty years old, living in a house by herself until someone came around. She seems too nice at first but later on in the story when the main character, Billy, comes around and stays with her, you will find out why the landlady usually never gets guests to stay at her house. In this story, “The Landlady,” Billy Weaver…

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    Bath Salts Essay

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    Bath salts is the name given to a class of drugs that has common manmade chemicals related to cathinone. Bath salts are a kind of synthetic drug with mood-altering and stimulant properties, typically in the form of crystals (). The bath salt drug can be confused for the salts that are used during bathing. The creators of the bath salt drugs mimic the appearance of the bathing salts. Both of the salts are tiny, white, powdery particles and are usually sold in transparent pouches. …

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