I drag out of bed just to come here,
And you expect me to get up and Cheer?
I walk through the doors to join the mass,
Then It's off to my most boring class?
Band is it and we play our song,
Why does this class last so long?
In Spanish I'm lost, and with help from my pal,
All I haved learned in that class is Qu' tal?;
I head for my desk just to wait for the bell,
Then it's off again, get me out of this hell;
In Biology we're learning what makes you cough;
In History It's notes 'till my arm falls off;
English however Is alot of fun;
Then IT's P.E....do I have to run?
When you see me jumping and shouting horray,
You will know I'm in the last class of the day;
Math has just started and I've had enough;
Am I ever gonna really ...
The poem 'bushed' by Earle Birney explores how a man is tired with striving to live a life of struggle. This is seen by the use of pathetic fallacy, and the uses of personification in the poem seen. The harsh environment he is seen to be placed in shows that he faces hardships in life. The setting suggests the mood of the character, this is seen...
An Examination of Similes in the Iliad - and how Homer's Use of Them Affected the In the Iliad, Homer finds a great tool in the simile. Just by opening the book in a random place the reader is undoubtedly faced with one, or within a few pages. Homer seems to use everyday activities, at least for the audience, his fellow Greeks, in these similes n...
The Romantic period has numerous characteristics that help to distinguish it from other literary periods. A large majority of the pieces found in this period have at least one of the distinctive elements. Edgar Allan Poe uses a few of these elements to put a time frame on his short story, "The Black Cat". Poe begins his short story by saying th...
Odysseus took many different trips and experienced many adventures before arriving home. Out of all his wanderings, his worst choice was the land of the Cyclops. This is where Odysseus and his men were trapped in a Cyclops' cave, Polyphemus, the son of Poseidon. There, he lost a couple of his men by being eaten from Polyphemus. His plan to escape...
Take me away from the hood like a state penitentiary Take me away from the hood in the casket or a Bentley Take me away Like I overdosed on cocaine Or take me away like a bullet from Kurt Cobain Suicide (Suicide.. suicide..) I'm from a Windy City, like "Do or Die" From a block close to where Biggie was crucified That was Brooklyn's Jesus S...