All posts tagged with: desire

Making Peace

Posted March 16, 2014 no picture Rafia Saleem

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Member since February 26, 2011
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  • Age 27

“The road is blocked. You cannot go any further, please come through the other way,” a 7-year old child declared solemnly. “But I have to drop off my daughter. She is going to be late for her office. Please let us pass!” my father requested. “No, Sir!” this time another child spoke, and sounded like they were coming-of-age. “Can you please look at my card?” my father handed out his service card. “Hmm…”, the first child began to check. After he was satisfied, h...


What is the American Dream?

Posted February 21, 2014 Avatar Micol

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Member since December 22, 2013
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In our literature class, we have been discussing the idea of the "American Dream." This "dream" was first manifested by the primary idea of immigration. It began with the Puritans and the Separatists - two groups of people seeking an escape from persecution. To me, this essential creation of our nation built upon the desire of freedom is incredible. Our nation fought herself over the liberty of other men, and tested whether a unique country built from this principle would last. Yet...


Dreams

Posted November 14, 2013 no picture Mahendra Kumar Dash

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Member since November 13, 2013
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Though we are malnourished, we have a suffer from hunger and poverty, some of use are uneducated, and work underaged, we still have the will and desire. We will come up one day. Happy Children's Day. We observe today in fond memory of Chacha Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, the 1st Prime minister of the country. He was born on this day and he loved us.