Ambition and The Inevitability of Guilt

"Cans’t thou not minister to a mind diseased, Pluck from the memory a rooted sorrow, Raze out the written troubles of the brain, And with some sweet oblivious antidote cleanse the stuffed bosom of that perilous stuff which weighs upon the heart?" Macbeth was fallen. From a high seat, basking in the King's honor and…

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Lord of The Flies: The Beast Within Us

Lord of the Flies is a novel written by William Golding published 1954. It features a group of English schoolboys escaping from a war, whose plane had crashed onto a deserted island. At first, the boys band together to survive under the direction of their elected leader, Ralph: building a fire for smoke signals, gathering…

The Play’s the Thing

"The play's the thing wherein I'll catch the conscience of the king." Hamlet utters these lines at the end of Act II, when he comes up with a plan to determine the truth of the ghost's words. Once again, this line possesses a lot of significance and meaning into the inner workings of the prince Hamlet.…