Free Essays on The Good Daughter

  1. A Mother's Purpose

    a mother and her daughter. The dialogue consists of the mother giving her daughter instructions on how she is to behave and carry herself. She wants her daughter to become a lady, not a slut, and learn to be a good housewife for her future husband. The mother instructs her daughter on how she is to walk...

  2. American inventor

    first) Argued in English, daughters picked it up first and she got better but was still a mishmash of idioms. "When in Rome, do unto Romans" she spoke English in America Daughters ere made fun of at school and it hurt mom but she brushed off and blamed it on daughters. Daughter called her mom when mad...

  3. How to be a good son or daughter

    have good children, or some people are good sons or daughters even though their parents are bad. A good son or daughter should have certain qualities. Being hard working, sympathetic, and respectful of parents are the most important qualities of a good son or daughter. First of all, a good son or...

  4. psyche&cupid

    According to “Stories of Love and Adventure,” the problem between a mother in law and the daughter in law is reflected. The mother also expects a quality woman for her son while the daughter in law has to prove herself that she is suitable for her husband and wins the mother’s heart. The mother in...

  5. The Use of Force

    Be A Good Daughter It is not hard to be a good daughter if one wants. A good daughter makes her parents happy to have her as their child. In Cambodia, all the parents want their child to be respect , not only to the parents ,but also to other people. So a good daughter does...

  6. Essay - a Gift for My Mother

    My Mother The story “A Gift for My Mother” is a short story written by Viv McDade which deals with a family of three; a set of parents and their daughter. The mother envies the beautiful houses with hallways and moulded skirting boards on the other side of the railway, and she usually gets angry about...

  7. Time Change

    always wants his beautiful daughter to be safe 27/7. A father does not want to see his daughter suffering. In addition, a father always wants a bodyguard for his 16 years old daughter so she could be safe. Therefore, this story is about a father name Danny and his 16-year-old daughter name Julie who is pretty...

  8. Expliction of the poem FEAR

    of her daughter, turning her into an independent adult. She fears that her daughter will change from the innocent young girl that she is, into a not so innocent, careless adult who doesn’t need her mother’s love. As the speaker’s daughter grows up she wants her to stay the same, always be good and careful...

  9. Beloved Essay 2

    her two daughters, Beloved and Denver who have a strong bond. Sethe is a good mother and it can proven by how her daughters turned out. Through the psychological studies of Harry Harlow, and Jane Flax it is inevitable that Sethe is a hard working mother who set a living example for her daughters as Denver...

  10. Psychology

    therapy shows the relationship between 3 generation between father and mother with their family and there relation with each other and with there daughter including there familys relation with each other . ...

  11. The Most Important Person in My Life

    "With the daughter, life can ever, never,never be monotonous' Pame Brown I woke up at the morning after such a difficult night, strange for me fear and anxiety in my heart woke me up in that cold and overcast autumn day. I wanted to close my yeys and fall asleep, just forget about...

  12. Themes in Writing

    religious convictions, and her own pains with illness. Her many themes throughout her writings reflect country living, in which she herself lived. In “Good Country People” Miss O’Conner writes about a woman with a wooden leg and a terminal bad heart which could easily be related to her own terminal and...

  13. girl

    mother gives advices and scold her daughter at the same time because of her age, the family status and the way she acts. The mother gives much practical and helpful advice that will help her daughter keep a house of her own someday, especially to warn her daughter against becoming a “slut”, which means...

  14. Mrs Bennet Is Not Foolish

    coming lines I will prove that she was not foolish as many had believed, but she was a realistic mother, loving and caring for the future of her five daughters. There are three main subjects I will discus, before I drop by to Mrs. Bennet, the first is the situation of women at Jane's Austin time, the nineteenth...

  15. Mother Daughter Bonding

    Mother-Daughter Bonding The bond between a mother and her child is not like any other bond because they share a strong relationship even before the birth of the child. Therefore, the main topic of my suggested selections in this paper is the mother-daughter relationship. The child spends the first years...

  16. adslkfja

    The short story, “Two Kinds” written by Amy Tan, is about a Chinese family that lives in America and how they determine a thing that the daughter could be good at. In a short story, the setting is always the most important part because it is crucial to the story, the plot, and the characters...

  17. Book report on "The Daughters of Eve" by Lois Duncan

    many characters in the story, Daughters of Eve. There are only five that stand out from the rest. These five are Laura Snow, Jane Rheardon, Fran Schneider, Tammy Carncross, and Irene Stark. These are the main characters in the story. They are all members of the club, "Daughters of Eve". Laura Snow was a...

  18. How Does Shakespeare Set Up the Beginning Scene of King Lear?

    section awarded to the daughter that professes the greatest love to him; “Which of you shall we say doth love us most? That we our largest bounty may extend”. This immediately shows the audience the fact that King Lear is clearly too proud for his own good, asking his daughters to show who loves him the...

  19. Significant Moments in My Mother’s Life

    the daughter is always looking down on herself. The daughter in the short story Significant Moments in My Mother’s Life by Margaret Atwood is always depressed because she feels alienated from her family and goes against the social norms and values for women during the time period. The daughter does...

  20. Mockingbird Interpretation

    song “Mockingbird” by Eminem reveals many concepts throughout the song. Many emotions were shown through his lyrics for the love he has for his two daughters. His lyrics provide a brief and straight forward message but if you take time out to interpret each line it consumes a story of his life. The word...

  21. Girl

    Jamaica Kincaid, is about a mother explaining to her daughter how to be a proper woman. Towards the end however, the mother explains to the daughter how to be a ‘good’ slut. “Girl” uses repetition, mood, and irony to express a mothers concern that her daughter be safe while living a risqué lifestyle. Throughout...

  22. The parental qualities of mr and mrs bennet

    children, being patient with them, educating them and making sure you can provide for them is what is needed or parental qualities of parents these days. Good parents are portrayed as being sympathetic to their children, providing both material and emotional support, and listening to their children. Bad parents...

  23. only daughter

     Only Daughter BY: Sandra Cisneros Once, several years ago, when I was just starting out my writing career, I was asked to write my own contributor's note for an anthology I was part of. I wrote, "I am the only daughter in a family of six sons. That explains everything." Well, I've thought...

  24. Two Kinds of Girls in Amy Tan's 'Two Kinds' and Jamaica Kincaid's 'Girl'

    young girl and the guiding force in her life. Amy Tan tells of a mother's expectation for her daughter to be a child prodigy. Jamaica Kincaid tells of an unknown person describing to a girl how to be a 'good' girl. Both essays illustrate an authority figure that has expectations for a young female and...

  25. How Does Hermia Challenge the Expected Role of a Daughter

    Homework 1st Half of Summer Term Shakespeare Plays How Does Hermia Challenge the Expected Role of a Daughter? Love A “Midsummer’s night dream” is made up of many themes for example: romance, magic, marriage, treachery and comedy. One of the main themes is love and the 4 characters Lysander, Hermia...

  26. About Pride and Prejudice

    Elizabeth was the 2nd oldest daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Bennet. She was intelligent, and had a lot of sense. Elizabeth is sarcastic and sometimes it’s a bad quality to have. She is approached by Mr. Darcy several times but she is prejudice to him at first, then she realizes he’s a good guy. • Jane Bennet: Jane...

  27. Malcolm X vs Mlkj

    Valencia 2-9-09 My Little Miracle The day my daughter was born I couldn’t hold her in my arms I was overwhelmed with sadness and disappointment. Once I was let out of the hospital I took my daughter to my mother home where she thought me how to care for my daughter. Once I started school I was more determined...

  28. An Essay of the Gaston Story

    the responsibility to help their children shaping a good characteristic for themselves, to educate them to be a good person in the future. The father was very happy when his daughter visited him after a long time. He had nothing special for his daughter but he did thoughtfully buy some peaches as a meal...

  29. Crossing Boundaries

    five daughters from harm and evil. However, by strengthening her beliefs and traditions, she ends up hurting her own daughters. In the play Bernarda says, “For the eight years we’ll be in mourning, not even the wind from the street will enter this house” (10). She basically imprisons her daughters and...

  30. Relationship Conflict in “Two Kinds”

    The mother-daughter relationship can only be as strong as the people involved. It can have negative or positive impacts on the lives of both women in various ways. To establish a positive relationship there must be an even flow of communication that is developed on trust and happiness and not marred...