Behind me a railway embankment made of the slag from furnaces. I have never travelled much more than a mile to the coal face; but often it is three miles, in which case I and most people other than coal-miners would never get there at all.
Given a good pitch and the right amount of capital, any educated person ought to be able to make a small secure living out of a bookshop. What was to prevent freed whites, indentured servants, and African slaves from joining forces against the tyranny of their masters?
Immigrants and refugees are not my enemy. And books give off more and nastier dust than any other class of objects yet invented, and the top of a book is the place where every bluebottle prefers to die. Our purchasing habits change as we adopt the choices of the group we seek to enter. For all the arts of peace coal is needed; if war breaks out it is needed all the more.
This is why some of the case-studies seem either obvious or forced e.
Two of them stood by with rifles and fixed bayonets, while the others handcuffed him, passed a chain through his handcuffs and fixed it to their belts, and lashed his arms tight to his sides. Coming back is worse than going, not only because you are already tired out but because the journey back to the shaft is slightly uphill.
In the middle of the run the cage probably touches sixty miles an hour; in some of the deeper mines it touches even more. And if that happened it was quite probable that some of them would laugh.
I gave one glance at the black scum on top of the water, and decided to go dirty for the day. He was dying, very slowly and in great agony, but in some world remote from me where not even a bullet could damage him further.
Each cell measured about ten feet by ten and was quite bare within except for a plank bed and a pot of drinking water. Though he had been famished, along with the rest, he at once saw reasons why the food should have been thrown away rather than given to the tramps.
The wastage was astonishing; great dishes of beef, and bucketfuls of broad and vegetables, were pitched away like rubbish, and then defiled with tea-leaves.
You will scarcely credit, sir, that it took six warders to dislodge him, three pulling at each leg. Richard Furman stated, … every Negro in South Carolina and every other Southern state will be his own master; nay, more than that, will be the equal of every one of you. As slavery expanded in the South and indentured servitude declined, the wealthy elite offered poor whites the earliest version of the American Dream: For at that moment, with the crowd watching me, I was not afraid in the ordinary sense, as I would have been if I had been alone.
And once, in spite of the men who gripped him by each shoulder, he stepped slightly aside to avoid a puddle on the path. It bears it off to some place in the main roads where it is shot into tubs holding half a tun, and thence dragged to the cages and hoisted to the outer air.
He was breathing very rhythmically with long rattling gasps, his great mound of a side painfully rising and falling. The prisoner had vanished, and the rope was twisting on itself.
Frivolousness is in the eye of the beholder. Home freezers, a way to store more food than people could possibly eat, were sold as symbols of security, warmth, and safety. He glanced around at the regulars staring at him. Still, African slaves were cheaper, and the supply was plentiful. They all said the same thing: Pay, and if you went in with money which is against the law God help you.
He has been on the road six months, but in the sight of God, he seemed to imply, he was not a tramp.ntil the first African slaves were brought to Jamestown, Virginia, inwealthy plantation owners relied on indentured servants for cheap labor. Stated somewhat differently, anger is here being used as a paradigm case for the study of emotion, not for the study of aggression.
This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Anger is an emotion characterized by a strong feeling of annoyance, displeasure, or hostility toward someone or something you feel has deliberately done wrong.
According to Berger “Anger is an emotional state that varies in. - After reading the essays by Aristotle ‘Anger’ and Robert C. Solomon’s ‘Anger as a Way of Engaging the World, I have discovered that anger is a strong emotion and can come from many sources.
In an era of soaring GNP, productivity, and discretionary income, many in business believed that for the good of the economy, people had to consume more and more, whether they wanted to or not.
By the mid-fifties, psychological counselors were urging merchandisers to become “merchants of discontent” — to create wants that people. The present volume is subtitled "an essay on emotion." This indicates that the generalizations to be drawn have more to do with emotional responses (e.g., grief, love, envy, etc.) than with various forms of aggression (e.g., riots, war, crimes of violence, etc.).Download