Essays, Papers: in current category
Title: 1960
Essay Details
Subject: History
Date: January 14, 2002
Length: 8 / 2307
No of views: 0
Essay rating: good 0, average 0, bad 0 (total score: 0)
Essay text:

The town feels like they are obligated to care for her after her Father dies which shows that her family had been quite important people in the Town's Society and she seems to have some sort of power over the town. Colonel Sartoris invented a tale that Emily's father had loaned the town money so that she didn't have to pay taxes, but when the board of Aldermen came to talk to Miss Emily she stood her ground insisting that she had "no taxes in Jefferson" , but then Faulkner gives you the first clue that she's lost touch with reality when she insists the board of Aldermen go and see Colonel Sartoris; who by that time had been dead and buried for almost 10 years...
Showed first 250 characters

Do you need an essay?
Here are the options you can choose from:
Custom essays:
  • Order plagiarism free custom written essay
  • All essays are written from scratch by professional writers according to your instructions and delivered to your email on time
  • Prices start from $12.99/page
FULL access to essays database
  • This option gives you the immediate access to all 184 988 essays
  • You get access to all the essays and can view as many of them as you like for as little
    as $28.95/month

The charges are instantly dropped, and I think this shows that the Town's people are scared of her; maybe they believe she's gone crazy. We are told that Mr Grierson (Emily's father) had "driven" away all the young men who'd showed interest in Emily, I'm not sure why he did this, I thought maybe he may have wanted to protect her but then ultimately when he dies he leaves her with only the house and Tobe, a Negro servant...
Showed next 250 characters

If you cannot find any suitable paper on our site, which happens very rarely, you can always order custom written paper which will be written from scratch by our professional writers and deliver to you on requested time.
  • Your research paper is written by certified writers
  • Your requirements and targets are always met
  • You are able to control the progress of your writing assigment
  • You get a chance to become an excellent student!
Total price: $ 10.00
Common topics in this essay:
Our Town   Our Town   our town   our town   our town   Our Town   Our Town   Our Town   Our Town   Carzy Town   China Town   Our Town Mrs. Webb Is Mrs. Gib   Our Town   Our Town   our town  
Similar Essays:
Title Pages / Words Save
A Defense for Emily
In Faulkner's, "A Rose for Emily", Emily Grierson is perceived by the town of Jefferson as "a tradition, a duty, and a care?.a hereditary obligation of the town...
2 / 476
From the start of the play, Oedipus was dealing with problems. He had to deal with his bum ankles throughout his life, not even knowing how it happened...
2 / 350
country husband
Francis sees Shady Hill as a village that "hangs, morally and economically, from a thread". He feels this way because the entire town and its people act as if there was no past and no war...
1 / 228
Richard cory
The poem "Richard Cory" is a strong poem that was written by two different authors, Edwin Robinson and Paul Simon. Richard Cory is a picture of a man who has everything...
1 / 298
Rip Van Winkle
Our story begins by the scenic Catskill Mountains in a small peaceful village. This town had a neighborly feel to it, and many examples of this were given by Rip in the story...
2 / 314
Small towns
regardless of the time. I am part of the small town culture. I live in a small town called Wolcott. Being part of the small town culture is very different from being part of the large city culture...
3 / 771
Expanation Of A Rose For Emily
William Faulkner wrote the short story “A Rose for Emily”. It was published in 1930. The story was set in the Deep South, Jefferson to be precise. The time period was from 1884 to 1920...
3 / 682