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    According to the Merriam Webster Dictionary, character is defined as, “one of the attribute or features that make up and distinguish an individual” or “a feature used to separate distinguishable things into categories.” With these two definitions it becomes easy to apply them to human context. In the first definition it defines character as something that distinguishes an individual. Many things can distinguish you from someone else, this can include but not be limited to, work ethic, grades, respect

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    What is character? Character is something that is hard to explain. It is who we are, the way we act, and the kind of person we truly are and want to be. Character is what you are in the dark. But if character is the kind of person you are when no one is looking, then why does it matter? Character matters because even when we think no one is looking, they are. People are always watching us and the way we behave and many will look to us in admiration and inspiration, so it is our job to constantly

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    In the book, The Good Girl, by Mary Kubica, one of the main characters, Colin Thatcher, shows a two very distinct personalities in the book. He changes throughout the book due to connections with others. Before he bonds with Mia Dennett, Colin is selfish and hostile, and manipulative. A good example of this is when the two first meet at the bar and Colin stops Mia from driving herself home while drunk, “She smiles and says that’s sweet. She thinks I care about her. Little does she know. I couldn’t

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    movie Good Will Hunting an American Drama Film was directed by Gus Van Sant, and starring Robin Williams, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Minnie Driver and Stellan Skarsgard in 1997. This movie is about a man named Good Will Hunting who was a genius but chose not to live as a genius because of fear of past experiences and the ill treatment he received when he was in foster home. Some of the other characters in the movie were supportive and some were not supportive of him. This essay discusses Good Will’s

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    Character List and Description Addie Bundren- Protagonist of the Novel. Her death is what sent this novel into action. Although dead for the majority of the novel she plays a large part, having her own chapter of the book and her voice expressed through Cora Tull's thoughts. “The reason for living is to get ready to be dead a long time.” Anse Bundren- The father of Darl, Cash, and Dewey but is hated and disrespected by all his kids and wife. His poor skills and selfishness is felt to be the reason

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    family includes Lung's Uncle, his wife, and son; they are known for being lazy and dishonest. This part of the family will never achieve anything notable considering the way they are. In The Good Earth, hard work and virtue are rewarded, while idleness and vice are not.

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    To have a good play their must be good characters. Throughout Romeo and Juliet, the characters make choices and decisions to make the plot more interesting. In Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare uses juxtaposition, paradoxes, and oxymoron to make his characters more complex and meaningful in their actions and their personality Juliet, the daughter of Lord and Lady Capulet, is sheltered by her family, making her naive. Because Juliet does not know much about people, she only judges people

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    “Good Country People” is a story written by Flannery O’Connor in 1955. It is a story written about four main characters; Mrs. Hopewell the overprotective mother, and Mrs. Freeman the helping hand, Manley Pointer the bible and Joy Hulga the dependent scholar. Mrs. Hopewell is Joy’s mother and Mrs. Freeman is there maid. Manley is the bible salesman’s who goes town to town scamming people. The story talks about good country people and who are considered good country people. As soon as Joy was old

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    The Good Earth The book begins with the main character Wang Lung waking up on his wedding day, preparing to be wed to a slave of the rich house of Hwang. His father is disapproving of Wang Lung’s feeling to impress his soon to be wife. The chinese culture at the time emphasised the role of a wife is to serve the husband, even if the husband is just a poor farmer. As Wang Lung and O-lan progress in their marriage, O-lan works feverishly to help Wang Lung in the fields. This eventually leads to a

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    Introduction Social- Cognitive theory believes that humans are individuals who are capable of proactively making things happen to assist in their own development (Parajes, 2002). In Good Will Hunting, Will Hunting did not believe that he was able to make a positive change in his life. Will is a prodigy, particularly in mathematics, who did not recognize his gift. He was born and raised in the slums, where he is now comfortable. He was abandoned by his parents and in and out of numerous foster homes

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