"My Friend HamiltonWhom I Shot"
A Historiographical Discussion of the Duel Between Aaron Burr and Alexander Hamilton
Steven C. Smith
Phi Alpha Theta
Ohio Regional Conference
Ohio Northern University
3 April 2004
The duel between Aaron Burr and Alexander Hamilton holds a significant r
HELPING MY FRIEND CHOOSE THE RIGHT APARTMENT
The time has come and my friend is ready to search for, and hopefully move in to
her own apartment. She has come to me and asked for my help in finding the one, her
perfect apartment. There are many different things to take into considera
A Fond Remembrance of My Good Friend Roy K.
I would like to share my memories of Roy K., who was perhaps second only to my father in influencing my life for the better.
My first contact with Roy was through a “Dear Abby” letter that appeared in the New Orleans Times Picayune in June 19811. In
MY BEST FRIEND
Demi smiled as she walked down the street. It was freezing, but she didn't care because in about 3 hours she'd get to see her best friend, Vincent Lyon. Vince for short. He had a way of lightening the mood, whatever the situation. Demi truly loved everything about him. But she didn
Pen Pals: Based On X-Files Characters
Forward: This story was written based on the X-Files characters created by
Chris Carter and Ten Thirteen productions. In no way this story is being used
to infringe or defame these characters or the X-Files television series. The
story is based on my specula
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There are many people in this world who hold great reputations. There are far fewer people who possess
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I am absolutely convinced that there is nothing better than getting into my warm flannel pajamas
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for my arrival, taking off those every-girl-has-to-have-them-skin-tight-pants and putting on
It was raining the day Mark Turner died. On a dark, rainy summer night, he foolishly got in the passenger side of a 1998 midnight blue Eclipse. His 19 year old cousin Sam, was the driver, and Sam had a little too much to drink that night. At about three in the morning, th
Why America’s Veterans Should be Honored
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Pen vs. Pencil
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I had the opportunity to interview an E.M.T. The E.M.T. I
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and also I wanted to find out whats its like being an E
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Everyone he knew saw it a miricle that he ever made it as far as a bachelors degree, much
less a Medical Degree.
A friend by definition is someone you know well and regard with affection and trust.
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Loss of a Friend
Today in society many people rely on computers as much as they rely on their lungs to keep breathing. If Y2K had occurred, modern life would have collapsed into a world of chaos. People would not know what to do with themselves or their families. Three main problems supercede
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Mrs. Boothman Duyck
Man's Best Friend
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I am finally in a new class now and already I had the opportunity to get to know one of my classmates. His name is Artem Belyneb. He is originally from Russia, which you can obviously tell by his accent. Surprisingly he doesn’t like there too much. I asked if he would like to go back he said no. I
Question: Many students expand their view of the world during their time in college. Such growth often results from encounters between students who have lived different cultural, economic, or academic experiences. With your future growth in mind, describe a potential classmate that you believe you
Qualities of a good Friend.
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