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    Short Story Formal Paragraph The Lady or the Tiger The definition of conflict is a disagreement or argument. The story The Lady or the Tiger by Frank R. Stockton, is an interesting story, but understanding the different conflicts helps readers appreciate complexity the story which ensures it is an effective short story. First of all, the conflict of person versus self, when the princess is deciding which door to tell her lover to choose improves the story. “The question was asked in a flash; it must be answered in another” (131). This quote shows the readers that sometimes choices are difficult to make and often there is no right answer, a theme that is easy for readers to relate to. In present day, at least in Canada, there are no amphitheatres…

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    In the story, “The Lady or the Tiger” Frank R. Stockton creates a story about a man who had to choose a door that either had a lady or a tiger behind it. All of this pressure was in the hands of the princess. The man was in this trial because he committed crime of loving the princess secretly. The king was upset because there was no royal bloodline in the man. As the story went on it lead me more and more that he was going to pick the door with the beautiful maiden behind it. He was either going…

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    In the short story “The Lady or the Tiger” by Frank R. Stockton. He gives a story of a barbaric king and his daughter. Stockton gives the reader a story of how the king’s daughter falls in love with one of the kings courters. Stockton created this imaginary kingdom to gives the reader a story to read but all a mystery at the end. Well there is some evidence that the story will end one way and even more evidence that the story will end another way. Well I’m not going to tell you the story…

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    In the short story, “The lady, or The Tiger?”, the author Frank R. Stockton creates a make believe tale about a barbaric King. Where a boy would have to choose a door, of which a vicious tiger in one and a lady in the other that he would immediately marry. The king did this where the boy would leave his daughter alone one way or the other. The girl knew of which was behind each door and she would have to choose if she wanted to see her lover with another girl, or to let the tiger kill him and be…

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    In the short story “The lady or the tiger?” Frank R. Stockton introduces the reader to a semi-barbaric king and his daughter, the princess. In his kingdom, justice is made by sending the accused person into the king’s arena and he had the choice to pick between two very similar doors. Inside door #1 is a ferocious tiger, hungry, and ready to attack if its door is pick. Behind door #2, however, is a beautiful maiden whom the accused person is to instantly wed to if fate chooses that way. Every…

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    In the story, "Lady and the Tiger" by Frank R. Stockton there was an arena that the king had some people build. The arena was built to decide criminal's faith. One day, the faith of the princess' lover was to be decided. The king didn't like the youth truly, because he loved his daughter. When the king discovered the existence of his daughter's lover he immediately ordered him to prison. In the arena, the criminal shall choose between two doors. Behind one door a genuinely fair maiden or a tiger…

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    Charlemagne is an account of Charlemagne’s time as a Carolingian King by Einhard. Einhard, as with many people, felt that history needed to be written down and preserved or it would be lost and forgotten. The account as a whole is historically significant, but so are the chapters within it. Chapter Seven gives an account of Charlemagne’s war with Saxony. Chapter 28 gives an account of Charlemagne being crowned as Emperor and lastly, chapter 30 talks about Louis the Pious receiving the title of…

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    There was once a beloved ruler, who encouraged schools and knowledge for everyone, while conquering territory and governing the city to the best of his ability. Charlemagne, also known as Charles the Great, was a widely known emperor who ruled most of Western Europe from 768 to 814. His father, Pepin the Short, was Mayor of the Palace to king, who ruled over the Frankish kingdom for fifteen years until his death in October 768 AD. When his father died, the Franks placed the two brothers,…

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    Charlemagne. Einhard structures Life by discussing Charlemagne’s most important deeds first and then moving on to his personal life. I think this is all leading to the big purpose of Einhard’s Life. The whole purpose of the biography is to glorify Charlemagne beyond what he really was. Throughout this essay, I am going to describe a little bit about the plot and then show some examples about the glorification of Charlemagne. The biography starts with all of the conquests of Charlemagne.…

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    Charles the Great, also known as Charlemagne, ruled between the years of 768 and 814 CE. Einhard, a friend of Charlemagne, considers him the greatest king of the middle ages. Still, what characteristics does Einhard consider great, and how are those traits manifested in Charlemagne? Using Einhard’s work, The Life of Charlemagne, we can gleam insight into what made Charlemagne so great, as well as what is the mark of a great medieval king. Einhard, documents how Charlemagne was a great general, a…

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