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    materials. After taking a tour both through and around the building, we kept a record of any structural and aesthetic materials that were used. For this report, however, we excluded such typical interior materials such as drop ceiling tiles, drywall, linoleum, et cetera. 3.1 Aesthetic…

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    Mib's Poppa

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    “She sank to the floor looking for the world as if she were staring right through the checkered brown and blue linoleum to behold the burning hot-lava core at the very center of the Earth. “Its Poppa,” Momma said in a chocked voice, as her perfect features stretched and pinched.” Mib’s Poppa falls into a coma and the family is separated when Momma and Rocket go to the Kansas hospital leaving Mississippi in Nebraska. This novel is Mib’s perspective through growing up along with hope, courage, and…

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    “By cutting off the damage you make it possible for the tree to grow again. You watch-by the end of summer, this tree will be the strongest on the block” (Anderson 187). A person’s will to continue despite their past problems is what helps them move forward. After experiencing rape, Melinda begins her freshman year being shunned by her friends and detested by the majority of the students at her high school. She faces both inner and outer problems, but continues to grow despite them. Anderson’s…

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    The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds is a play written by Paul Zindel is about a young girl who learns how to speak up against the abusive people in her life. Tille lives with her verbally abusive mother, Beatrice and crazed sister, Ruth in the messy converted shop in which they call home. In the midst of chaos, Tillie is able to keep her dream alive by focusing on her love for science. Tillie displays resilient traits by recognizing the beauty of science and putting all her…

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    taking Logan and I to go see it again. It doesn’t really have much for climbing trees in the yard. I don’t fancy it all that much. As we go inside, everything my parents say is true. It’s got oodles of tile, one random room of laminate, some linoleum in the kitchen, and only a sliver of carpet, but it’s so small and far between. In essence, the whole place is tiled. That looks hard to take out, I think. Right in your face as you walk in, there is a beige wall. (There are a lot of…

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    For example, “ Linoleum Roses”, Sally is an eighth grade girl which considered as a minor. However, she met a marshmallow salesman at a school bazaar and got married with him in another state. And, she claims that she is happy with her life because she gets to buy her own…

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    Locked in a psych ward for who knows how long now, they pinned all of their deaths on me… Dad slayed his fair share after the divorce so at first glance nothing about her moved me either direction. Soon after her status upgraded to “step-mom” I felt compelled to move. Fall hit, picturesque as per usual: burnt orange leaves and pumpkins, kids tossin’ the footie on suburban Texas front lawns in the early evening air. Little third grade neighborhood roughian ain’t exactly Roger Staubach, you know…

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    The floor was linoleum, and very unstable. It felt as though you were balancing on a piece of cardboard atop a 2x4. What a lovely place to be taking showers regularly. There was also a nice little pervert window looking out of the bathroom. Exiting the bathroom we finally…

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    I Love Me Narrative

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    He leads the way towards the register, my high heels click against the black and white square linoleum tile. Boogie had only begun to type information into the register when he hurriedly looks to me, then turns to his coworker and mutters something to her before abandoning me at the register and making a bee-line for the door, only the sound of the…

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    Raised Minimum Wage

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    The federal minimum wage of the United States is $7.25 an hour. This is the baseline that all states have to abide by. This does not mean that the minimum wage in all states is $7.25 an hour but it is the baseline that each state cannot drop below. The minimum wage in the United States should be raised to at least $15 an hour in order to support the economy and increase the standard of living. When the minimum wage was introduced in 1938 with the Fair Labor Standards Act it was met with…

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