Essay on Sonnet 18
Sonnet 18 by the English poet and playwright William Shakespeare may be one of his
most famous sonnets with the opening line Shall I compare thee to a summers day as one
of Shakespeares prominent quotations. The theme of this sonnet is
Govinda and Siddhartha grew up together, became Samanas together and came
across each other several times in the book.
Siddhartha joined the Samanas to conquer self, to become empty of desire and
passion. Siddhartha wante
Assessment on Odyssey
Summary for Book I
Odysseus was lost from home after participating in the Trojan War and he was trapped in
the sea caves of Kalypso, a nymph who wanted him for her own. She would not let Odysseus
leave and kept on coaxing him to dist
Odysseus was at the banquet hall of Alkinoos where a minstrel named Demodokos was
singing about his adventure from Troy. Odysseus started crying and began to tell his story.
Father- Laertes Mother- Antikleia
Son- Telemakhos Wife: Penelo
Characters in the Odyssey
(The blind prophet: Teiresias of Thebes)
A) Elpenor: died in Kirkes hall. He drank a lot of wine at Kirkes house and fell off the roof.
He neck bone broke and he died.
B) Teiresias said that any dead person who Odysseus allows to
Character Study on Caius Cassius
Caius Cassius is one of the conspirators who plotted against Julius Caesars death in the name
of Rome and in his own fear of Caesars growing power. Cassius is a thinker, who from the
beginning was not in favor of Caesar ge
Critical Lens Essay on Nectar in a Sieve
The collected poems of Theodore Roethke stated in dark times, the eye begins to
see. I think that this quote can be interpreted as when someone is going through hard
times they began to discover what was hidden and
Catcher in the Rye Chapter one
1) Who do you think the narrator is talking to at the start of the book? Why? Are there
any context clues?
In my opinion, the narrator appeared to be talking to the readers at the start of the book.
The narrator addressed th
Catcher in the Rye Chapter three
1) We meet Ackley in this chapter. List 5 things about him- what do each of these things
say about him?
In this chapter, Holden stated that Ackley never went anywhere and was a peculiar
guy. Based on his observation, I thi
Catcher in the Rye Chapter 2
We meet old Spencer in this chapter. List 5 things about him- what do each of these
things say about him.
In this chapter, Spencer used some swear words while he was speaking to Holden. He was
setting a bad example for Hold