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    In Search Of Honor Quotes

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    One may have picked Jacques or Louis, but theres a better character. His name is Pierre Joseph Aumont. He is a prestigious character who is very helpful to the protagonist. He was chosen for this paper because he is a wise man, and knows what his duties are and when and when he is not needed. Readers may like Pierre's helpfulness, but some may not like him because he leaves Jacques, the protagonist, later in the story. As an overall though, Pierre Joseph is a wise, smart,holy, and helpful man. As readers get further into In Search of Honor they will acknowledge that said character, Pierre, is actually a prisoner in the Bastille. Better yet, Pierre is said to be a mad man so they, the workers of the Bastille, lock him up in the calottes. The calottes are the highest points of the eight towers in the Bastille. They are the most wretched cells, rats would crawl everywhere and if they were not fed they would feed on the characters. Pierre was not mad though, he was quiet, they did not like that so he was locked up. Pierre of all his years of being in the Bastille kept his book with him. Want to guess what book? Pierre kept a bible with him, he read it and read it. Pierre also believed in peace at heart, " I have since learned that it is in my heart, not my circumstances." (Hess 215) From this information readers may find what kind of character the author put him to be. The information that is given about Pierre Joseph tell people he is wise, smart, holy and…

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    Opportunity: Chances and Environment A wise man once said that no matter how hard he works and how far he thinks he can get, it will all depend on whom he or she surrounds himself with and the location it takes place. This wise man as a young boy came to the United States from Mexico to work in the 1950s. He worked day after day, weeks after week and made enough to support himself and save a few dollars for his parents, but everything changed when he met a girl who will change his life; a…

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    The Wander Poem Analysis

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    The Wander is an Elegy-style poem that depicts the suffering, exile, and memoirs of an anonymous narrator who refers to himself differently according to what part of his life he is sharing; a "Lone-dweller", an "Earth-stepper", ect. Although it is commonly believed that there is only one narrator, there is still a lot of debate on whether or not there was only one narrator throughout the poem or if there were several. The Wanderer is believed to have been created around the 5th or 6th…

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    Ben Wiseman incorporated a great use of rhetorical and literary devices which made his essay very effective. Informal essays must have a distinct tone and voice which was seen clearly throughout the whole essay. Wiseman’s position on teenagers and technology was illustrated through the many rhetorical devices he used such as quotes, rhetorical questions and anecdotes and was portrayed in an easy to follow format and diction that hooked the audience. The structure of his essay was very logical.…

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    ethical rules when it used a voice over. I learned that there isn’t exactly a criterion that makes something Direct Cinema or not. There is a loose outline of what the genre needs to be and from that point there is a lot of leeway to do what you want. While this is good to have that kind of freedom, it can be dangerous to the final product at times. When a director goes too far to prove a point or tell the audience something about themselves instead of creating an unbiased view of the world,…

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    provoked, nearly every modern account of werewolf sightings involve the beast attempting to attack witnesses. Whether these sightings are fact or fiction, society has a fascination with these monsters that has been translated to pop-culture through television shows, books, films, and other similar trends. This essay will discuss a variety of books, movies, and articles that provided us more insight to the history of development of werewolves. The 2003 thriller Underworld directed by Len Wiseman…

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    On April 13, 2017, a very shocking and scary thing happened. One of my best friends got hit by a train around 3:10 while he was in his car. So right after school. His name is Austin Cole Wiseman. At 7:16PM one of my friends texted me and said “Did you hear about Austin Wiseman?” and I said, “ No! What happened?”. She said he was driving with a 15 year old girl and their car was hit by a train and they are both in critical condition.” I thought she had been joking at first, even though she…

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    taken from “The Queen Bee and Her Court” by Rosalind Wiseman, and is heavily applicable to high school sophomore, Alex. Unfortunately, she has been in this position since the beginning of her 6th grade year. Landing at the bottom of the social totem-pole, she is continually bullied and picked on by her peers. Nevertheless, she remains a warm-hearted, funny, and considerate member of the golf team. Furthermore, she has many talents, including painting, writing, and musical ability. However, she…

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    I went back and forth between the different courses offered by the Teachers Learning Center before choosing Queen Bees and Wannabes by Rosalind Wiseman. I am very happy with my decision as I found the book both interesting and applicable to the subject matter I cover as a Health Education Teacher. Wiseman covered concepts pertaining to Mental and Emotion Health, Communication/ Conflict Management, Family Life and Human Sexuality, and Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs; all of which are part of…

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    T. P. Wiseman is a classical scholar and professor emeritus of the University of Exeter. He has published numerous books and articles on the literature, social, and political history of the late Roman Republic. He was elected as a Fellow of the British Academy, which is an organization that recognizes high scholarly distinction in the humanities or social sciences. He has also published a few books on the mythography of early Rome. He was educated at the Balliol College in Oxford. The Myths of…

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