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    poorest countries in the world. When we were beginning our descent on the airplane, I thought about how little roads and how poor the housing was. We drove through chaotic roads and rubble filled alleys, until we reached the orphanage. New Life Children’s Home is a safe haven for kids who lived in the mountains a couple miles north. These kids were neglected, sick, beat, starved, etc. and they were saved to live here. Once we got arrived, we met a very joyful little kid named Moise.…

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    which makes him and inadvertently the community suffer from the Company’s ignorance towards the law. Not only is he beaten for his troubles, but because of the callous and lackadaisical execution of the law by the Company, he is forced from the village and society as a whole. This causes him to not only be apart of a devolved society but also be further devolved to the point of a isolated and primitive human existence. If any society considers itself moral, it is be able to rise above man’s…

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    Gangxia village is an urban village situated in the central part of Futian CBD, Shenzhen. The urban village comprises two parts, as shown in Figure 4.2, Heyuan and Louyuan, the case study here only covers Heyuan block, which takes up a population of approximately 68,000 (only 900 are indigenous villagers, the other 67,000 are migrant tenants) and an area of approximately 151,600 m2 (Futian Government Online, 2007). Regarding the large size of redevelopment and the complex interests among various…

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    Background Lorne Avenue Public School has been an important institution in London’s Old East Village for 141 years. After many struggling debates between the parent council of Lorne Avenue and the Thames Valley District School Board, Lorne Avenue will be closing its doors this June. As such, a celebration will be taken place to celebrate Lorne Avenue’s 141 years of educated and shaping young minds. However, Lorne Avenue closing has more societal issues. This story is important because it…

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    nothing explicit (MINGHAO IS MY SON) He was always the really quiet child in the background. So when I got asked out by him, as the most popular female in school who rarely got asked out on dates, well I was immensely flattered. The redness of Minghao’s cheeks that particular lunchtime was so adorable. I was ready to go out with him then and there. Of course I, Rae King, had to maintain some posture, so I coolly responded with a “Yes” and the date and time had been set. Exchanging numbers with…

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    Surrounded by an escort of the horsemen of King Alric’s Royal Guard, Larah and Riasean rode for an hour before she broke the silence. “So, you are an assassin?” Riasean gripped the reins of his horse tighter. There is no point denying the fact. “Yes,” he admitted. “How did that happen – I mean how do you find yourself in the business of killing?” Where to begin? Best keep it simple, and as close to honest as possible. “One has to do whatever it takes to survive – in my case, growing up in Tamor…

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    just so she could be ready for 6:30. She managed to get back to her room by 5:45 which gave her plenty of time to shower, and fix herself up. She jumped into the shower and got out 10 minutes later. 'What the hell do I wear? Are we going somewhere nice or casual? Should I text her and see? Fuck it, I 'll surprise her. ' Carmilla decided to wear her black skinny jeans with the tear on the kneecaps, her leather boots, and a black top that slightly showed off her stomach. She had the abs, so why…

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    In the village of Valverde de Lucerna, there is a priest that is deceiving his congregation by making them think he is a Christian and that he believes in the resurrection of the immortal soul. The only two people in the village that knows his secret is his step-daughter Angelita and his step-son Lazarus. According to Howard Mancing “He has lived a lie all his adult life, sacrificing like a martyr, his own true belief for the sake of his innocent and ignorant parishioners” (Mancing). The priest…

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    languages including elfish, tinkered with magic a bit and practiced sword fighting with a gnome. “So what you do?” He wicked at me. “I bolted through the trees.” “Did I ever tell you that when I was your age I caught a fish the size of a small whale with my bare hands.” His green eyes sparkling as he let slip his strange secrets, odd revelations about his shadowy past. “That same day I found a fairy in the…

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    "Beauty and the beast" key to survival Children’s books are important to help a child grow and satisfy a child’s imagination; it is Folk and Fairy tales that grants children of all ages the chance to gain confidence through each tale, as well as in the world that revolves around them. Bruno Bettelheim argues through his article "The struggle for meaning" that generally most folk and fairy tales are known to shape a child's life through maturity ; therefore, without stories like "Beauty and…

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