Free Essays on If I Had Three Wishes

  1. One Direction

    If I Had a Genie… If I had a genie and my wishes were three, what would I wish for what, would it be? I think my first wish would obviously be for more wishes. Then maybe I’d wish wouldn’t have to do dishes. My second wish would be for every power I could think of. I could bolt through walls...

  2. The Monkeys Paw

    very alike in many ways. They both have three wishes. There are both good things that happen and bad things that happen. Also they can be very different. The people, place and how the wishes are given. The mood, theme and resolution can be different and that’s what I am going to tell you about. The mood...

  3. Monkeys Paeee!!

    paw belonging to a monkey acts as a talisman and therefore possesses strange powers. The author provides many hints that tempting fate by making three wishes to the monkey's paw is a grave mistake. At the beginning of the story, it is interesting that the characters are playing chess, a game in which...

  4. three wishes

    Three wishes are upon me and three wishes are my lead into achieve what I want. These wishes can or cannot grant what I want but they will surely help me think what the most important things in my life are. I got these three wishes for my great personality and my positiveness. I have three wishes that...

  5. Wishes

     Wishes, what it would be, for you, for someone else or the world. Is there anything a person wouldn’t do to have three wishes? Think about it! One person has a set of goals for their whole life, they long for a desire that is out of reach, but upon utterance of a few words in that instance that...

  6. Monkey's Paw

    reading “The Monkey’s Paw”, I couldn’t help but make a connection between this story and Aladdin. In Disney’s version of Aladdin, a genie appears and grants three wishes to the riff- raff Aladdin. Similarly, the talisman in Jacob’s story also held the power to grant three wishes, but in a more twisted, awful...

  7. 3 wishes

    “The Three Wishes” One calm and cold winter morning, I awoke to the sound of knocking on my front door. I rushed downstairs to open it. I turned the knob and was aghast at who I saw on the other side. Cameras flashed as Oprah Winfrey told me that I had won the “Fall Kick Off ‘3 Wishes’ Give-A-Way...

  8. creative essay

    Three Wishes Caleb Matthews sat on the stoop of his brown stone house in Harlem holding his basketball close by his waist. “Where is Amar?” he thought to himself. Amar was Caleb’s older brother who was supposed to be home a half hour ago to play basketball with him, as he had promised the...

  9. Grant Me Three Wishes

    Grant Me Three Wishes! One Sunday evening while I’m cleaning up my bedroom, someone came and knocked on my door. I wondered who was that, suddenly a beautiful fairy appeared in front of me. I was so surprised. She told me that I can request anything from her and I reply “Grant me three wishes!” I told...

  10. Anticipation Is Often Greater Than Realization

    dreams and wishes. However, our anticipation is usually greater then the product of our wishes. That is why one agrees with the following observation:” Anticipation is often greater then realization.” It is my second semester at Tennessee Technological University. I am from Russia and I came here...

  11. Sylvia Plaths Poetry - a Disturbing Experience?

    From my reading of Sylvia Plaths’ poetry, I found her work a disturbing experience. Three of her poems, which I have studied; ‘Poppies in July’, ‘The arrival of the bee box’ and ‘Child’, all have similarities. I found them disturbing. I felt I was being given a glimpse into the turmoil she felt as a...

  12. wishes

    When I was a child I was fascinated with the Aladdin story where he rubs the lamp and a genie pops out to grant him three wishes. What a gift, right? The genie just snaps his fingers and voila, wishes granted! What kid doesn’t dream up his own three wishes? A new car, a million dollars, the perfect...

  13. Papers for Me

    3/6/13 My very big wishes “Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world,” a quote by Harriet Tubman. When she said that it made me think about my wishes and my dreams and what...

  14. Example of a Possible Afterlife

    of fire. Horrific demons. Torturous punishments. I have always been warned of spending my afterlife in hell. For many years, I was scared to leave my house for I thought that committing any sin would forbid my soul from heaven. As I grew older, I began to stray away from the beliefs taught in Sunday...

  15. The Monkeys Paw

    suspense in numerous ways to draw the reader to the story. One of his many suspenseful tactics was the simple fact that the monkeys paw contained three wishes. Mr. White wished for 200 euro yet the reader has no idea of the outcome of the wish. It wasn't until mid-story does the reader find out that the...

  16. Compair and Contrast

    make wishes for whatever they want. It is usually hard for the character to decide what to wish for. In this paper I will tell you how the books,“ The Monkeys Paw,”and,“The Fisherman and his Wife,” are alike and different. In the fishermans wife story the wife was never settled with what she had. Every...

  17. Renard

    I wish I had a dollar or millions I wish I had a jet I wish I had a tiger I wish I had two tigers to make baby tigers. I wish I had more Jordan but only the Retro Jordans I don’t really like the newer ones like the Flights this weekend I want to buy the Raptor 7s.I wish I had the Golden Moments pack...

  18. I Wish

    Doe ENC 1102 Professor XXXX 1 August 2013 I wish… Looking back on my childhood and at all of the dreams I had, I have to realize that my life today is far from what I had dreamed of. Growing up without a mother and raised by an absentee father, I had to learn at an early age to take care of myself...

  19. the monkey's paw

    entertains his hosts with exotic stories of life abroad. He also sells to Mr. White a mummified monkey's paw, said to have had a spell put on it by a holy man that will grant its owner three wishes. Morris warns the Whites not to wish on it at all—but of course they do, with horrible consequences. Jacobs uses...

  20. Genies

    English 3 April 7, 2011 Genies have the ability to grant wishes. They will give you any wish that you want with no questions. If a genie granted me three wishes, I would make the most of them. My first wish is that mankind had an available food source all of the time. For all of the working men...

  21. 3 wishes paper

    Get What You Want One day I was making my usual trips around town, the video store, the grocery store, then back home. Unusually, on my way there was a mysterious man. This man had seemed to be homeless, wearing a trench coat, old boots, and a tattered shirt. The man had presented to me a silver box...

  22. One One

    top of the world. I would feel the same way just like any other person.If I were given one million dollars would make all of my dreams come true. It will first give me the opportunity to achieve not only my wishes but those wishes from other people who I care about too. If I had one million dollars...

  23. Yoko Ono paper

    tree, and imagine peace tower were the three I paid the most attention to. These three exhibits all showed Yoko’s love for the world. Out of all of her exhibits that were shown in the art gallery, the wishing tree was the most touching and inspiring to me. I think it is amazing that one person could...

  24. With reference to the structure and effects, how does Frost create his striking view of life in “Out, Out”?

    How does hardy make “I look into my glass” a vividly surprising poem? Give detailed reference to the text. There are several main ways that Hardy makes “I look into my glass” a vividly surprising poem for the reader. One way is through the theme of longing for death that is established in this poem...

  25. A Formalistic Approach in Reading Sonnet 29

    consists of 14 iambic pentameter lines that are arranged in two waves of thought. Sonnet 29 is a Shakespearean sonnet wherein it follows a pattern of three quatrains and a couplet and has a rhyme scheme of ababcdcdefefgg. It is written in a meter called iambic pentameter because each sonnet line consists...

  26. flurp

    guess what happened to me last week. I went to a yard sale after school, because I walked home every day. As I walked up the driveway an old man was setting up his junk. I called my mom and said I would be running a little late. As I was examining the old treasures, I saw stacks of books and old board...

  27. The Time of William Shakespeare’s’ Romeo and Juliet

    been expected in those times. They were also extremely wealthy so their social status would be high as well. This is also proof as Juliet had her very own nurse who had looked after her from the day she was born. Lord Capulet made it known that his wife and daughter were the property of him. They were ruled...

  28. Cinderella

    each with unique types of magic that is used to transform “Cinderella.”             In exploring the different culture’s versions of the fairy tale, I found some significant differences in the source and the way magic was used.  Walt Disney’s Cinderella uses a sort of “typical” fairy tale magic.  When...

  29. Fearful Wishing "The Monkey's Paw"

    grant anybody any three wishes? There may even be serious and dangerous consequences to every wish. The strange thing about the ability to get any three wishes that one wants is that it's true."The monkey's paw" written by W.W. Jacobs uses the well known story of being granted 3 wishes but puts a twist...

  30. Wishes

    My three wishes for my life Wishes are magical thoughts that everybody has had in their lives. Some are unlikely and impossible while some just may come true. Some people wish upon things like having a million dollars which is a highly unlikely wish since very few people are millionaires. Other...