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    with her so that she would be popular and he was just a baker. Finally, she devised an evil plan so that she would get attention. The next morning Acacius woke up and Chira had already started baking. She had all sorts of pastries and bread. She had generously made her specialty which Acacius had adored. It was just a slice of warm, fluffy bread topped with fresh fruit and a glass of wine. He was so grateful and he thanked her for the fresh treat. He took a bite and Chira finally got the compliment that she was looking for, although she still wasn’t satisfied. While he was eating Chira set out an hour glass. “ I got this hourglass at the market,” she explained as she turned it over to demonstrate, “ It has special red sand that comes from an island far away.” Acacius was in awe of the beautiful sand in the hourglass. He had soon finished his meal. The hourglass had already gone down about half way. Chira sat with Acacius while he ate and she took his glass when he had finished. He stood up to leave but he quickly fell back into his seat. “ I seem to have been a little light-headed,” he exclaimed. He tried standing up again but it didn’t work. “ Did you change anything in the food?” he asked “ No,” she said lying. He then fainted and he didn’t get up. Chira stood there, contemplating what to do. She then burst out of the house realizing what a horrible thing she had just done. She told her neighbors, and her friends; she told everyone in her path and she asked them for…

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    Dor was alarmed at even the thought. His memories of his wife Alli, his children and himself would just be gone. Dor didn't want that. He decided to abandon Sarah Lemon along with Victor Delamonte. Knowing this was selfish, he still was going through with it with regret. Dor flipped his hourglass over horizontally, essentially stopping the flow of the sand and stopping time. Doing this, he would never age, disappear and he'd stay eternal with his memories and he could do anything and everything…

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    it.” As I was running away, he kept stopping in front of me. I was starting to freak out, but kept telling myself “stay calm” but that didn’t work. When I got to my house, there he was sitting on my doorstep. Also next to him there was an hourglass tipped over. It was still full. It had not started pouring out yet but when the man saw me, he tapped it and it started pouring out. I ran into my room and locked the door, but when I turned around he was sitting on my bed. “What do you want from…

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    Hi journal, it’s Beatrix. Today I am going to do something I have not done for a while I am going to describe every single thing I did today in five paragraphs. So let’s begin! Today I found something that will top off everything I have found so far. Today I found a time machine! It was in an underground nuclear bomb shelter used in the year 2070, covered under a white blanket. It was so dusty I think that I saw a dust “bunny” the size of a tall brick wall. Plus the best part is it’s all right…

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    With the long blond hair, large breast, slim hips, and long legs, the skinny figurine that is Barbie had little to no curves. Reinforcing the Barbie imagine is the media, consumed by skinny models, the unhealthy obsession of dieting, and thinness have pressured women to look a certain way in order to achieve what is consider the beauty standard of society. During the early 1910’s and women were known for wearing corsets to make their waist look thinner, that trend is was known as the Gibson’s…

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    dependent on the sound of a bell? After today we will flip over our hourglass and take control of our own lives. We can finally start over and reinvent ourselves into the people we have always dreamed of becoming. This is it, after this ceremony we will become new members of our thriving society. Our experiences from the past define who we are today, these moments are why we are the way we are. Some of these experiences may be prominent in our lives for many reasons, whether that be because…

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    Majority of people feel like they’re entitled to meet society’s expectation in a woman or a man. Gender stereotypes and gender roles have always been a controversial topic, especially body image. Body image has always been a huge argument, ranging from a man’s masculine figure to a woman’s waist size. With the influence of social media and society’s body expectations, many people are led to believe that women should be skinny with an hourglass figure. Modern society promotes the thin, hourglass…

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    As you can tell my visual metaphor is a hourglass. As for the Classical time period is represented by the top half of the hourglass. This time period represents the start as in a hourglass the start is where they turn the glass over and the top half sand slowly falls down into the bottom half. The next part would be travel and Commerce which is represented by the moving sand. I chose this to represent travel and commerce because the sand is traveling to the other half of the hourglass. Next, I…

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    as the sundial,the heavy plough and the hourglass. There were many inventions during the middle ages both large and small. These inventions consisted of things such as the hourglass, the sundial and the heavy plough. Many different types of weapons were produced during the middle ages. Some of the many weapons that were made are lances, crossbows, longbows and flails. Inventions such as the crossbow and longbow allowed soldiers to fight at greater lengths.…

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    Inside of the figurative hourglass there is a very prominent color gradient ranging from cool colors to warm colors. This color gradient can represent his level of sanity throughout the film. At the top of the hourglass are cool colors of blues that slowly get lighter when traveling down; representing his self-preservation in the beginning of this life-threatening situation. As time goes on, the sand moves down the hourglass toward the bottom, the colors move from cool shades of blue to warm…

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