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    Us”, by Anna Quindlen, she brings forth the discussion grief's grip on the lives of the living. Wounds of death can heal with the passing of time, but in this instance, the hurt lives on. Published in New York, New York on June 5, 1994, this is one of many Quindlen published in the New York Times, centered on death's aftermath. This article, written in response to the death of Quindlen’s sister-in-law, and is focused on an audience who has, currently is, or will experience death. Quindlen-a columnist

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    Anna Quindlen

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    two articles that I am exposing are “A Quilt of a Country”, by Anna Quindlen, and “The Immigrant Contribution”, by John F. Kennedy. They both converse with the theme in relation to immigration. To establish ways in which they are similar, we will obviously first take a look at their theme. I took an excerpt from “A Quilt of a Country”, that says, “...the new immigrants are not so different from our own parents or grandparents.” (Quindlen 7). I took a second excerpt from “The Immigrant Contribution”

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    In “Doing Nothing Is Something” by Anna Quindlen, she explains that the children need leisure time during summer because it can be beneficial for them to use their imagination and ability to think for themselves. From her own experience, Quindlen points out that this leisure time was essential to become the person who she is (82). Although Quindlen’s argument for children to have leisure time is reasonable in scope, she fails to recognize the essence of the problem; the lack of leisure time is the

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    Anna Quindlen

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    satisfactory grades, but despite the blur of words that are difficult for me to remember, there still are stories that stand out to me. These stories, such as The Unknown Citizen by W.H. Auden, The Gift by Li-Young Lee, and One Day, Now Broken in Two by Anna Quindlen have left a huge impact on events that have gone on in my life. To start off, The Unknown Citizen is more of just a funny interest. Throughout the story the author is bashing on the government due to giving out citizens social security numbers

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    Bombing Memorial Address” in order to comfort the families who lost a loved one the night of the bombing. Anna Quindlen wrote “The Quilt of a Country” in order to send a message to the readers about how they unite specifically. She is saying that how they unite is similar to a quilt.Even though the “Oklahoma Bombing Memorial Address,” by Bill Clinton, and “A Quilt of a Country,” by Anna Quindlen, both emphasize the importance of uniting in time of tragedy, they differ in that Clinton’s address compels

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    Compare and Contrast of Quindlen and Lutz

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    Compare and Contrast of Quindlen and Lutz Upon reading and examining two essays, “Life under the chief doublespeak officer” a narrative by William Lutz and “Homeless”, a descriptive by Anna Quindlen, I firmly believe that Quindlen provides the preferred essay due to the gravity of her subject, greater personal relevance, and that her material allows the reader to sympathize with the subject matter. William Lutz’s essay addresses the growing trend in Corporate America to disguise actions with words

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    Analysis      Anna Quindlen describes in the essay “Abortion is too Complex to Feel one Way About” the different situation that we as a human race are put in everyday. She talks about the topic of abortion in a way that one feels they have had to make the decision of whether or not a person is pro-choice or pro-life. She uses references that are of different personal experiences in the essay that are vital to the audience. Quindlen is writing to state her point that one should

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    Anna Quindlen Analysis

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    The world can not buy happiness, love, or dignity. People can buy things to look nicer, physically bigger and stronger, but does it give joy and comfort? In this article Anna Quindlen is saying that simpler is better and that we can not define that we are grater than others by the items that we bring into our lives. She is focusing on the danger that we have put the human race in because of the compulsive need to have the next big trend on the market. She believes that it is better to live a simpler

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    Anna Quindlen Analysis

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    for them. Some kids don't get to go home and have a meal or even eat at all. Many school give free food to kids while they're at school, these programs such as schools or free camps save starving children that never get to eat. In the story Anna Quindlen points out that getting food stamps for people that actually need it takes more time then selling weapons. “Stamp application is twelve often impenetrable pages; a permit to sell weapons is just two.” This shows we have a big problem in America

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    will be Quilt of a Country by Anna Quindlen, Once Upon a Time by Nadine Gordimer, and Rituals of Memory by Kimberly M. Blaeser. All three of these passages have something to do with diversity. In conclusion, I don’t think that individuals can live together as one human race. In the passage Quilt of a Country by Anna Quindlen, there are many things that allow me to believe that individuals can’t live together as one human race. For example, when Anna Quindlen says, “The notion that all men

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