At times, the challenges can be as simple as the frustration of dealing with a client who doesn't see things the way we do. At other times, our careers and lives may be radically altered by uncontrollable events, such as a layoff, recession, serious health issue, or family crisis. I will be the first to admit that I have been very fortunate to not have faced many instances of profound adversity.
It was widely believed that if anyone were to drink water from the Fountain, their youth would be miraculously restored—thereby granting eternal life. According to the legends of the Arawaks—a tribe native to the western Caribbean islands—the Fountain of Youth was located somewhere north of Cubain a island called Bimini.
But in reality, the Fountain of Youth was located on an uncharted island. The Fountain itself would be found through dense jungles and past the Jungle Poolswithin a cavern where water floats upward.
To enter the Fountain's chamber, the words inscribed upon the two Chalices" Aqua de Vida ," must be spoken. At some point in its longtime existence, the Fountain of Youth was discovered by humans who built a temple around it.
The Fountain had since been taken over by natural growth, in which it would become a ruined stone temple, with vines growing around it, pulling it down and tearing it apart.
An archaic symbol would at some point be used as the symbol of the Fountain of Youth, in which it would be carved at the cave entrance of the Fountain as well as being written on the few maps and guides that led to the Fountain.
The Fountain of Youth. The Mao Kun Map served as one of the few guides to the Fountain of Youth, with the map having one of the items needed for the Profane Ritualthe Chalices of Cartagenaand showing the only place where to find a mermaidWhitecap Bay.
After this, Jack had been intrigued by the idea of finding the Fountain. Barbossa believed his tale and, thinking the Fountain of Youth might hold the key to lifting the curse that his crew was under set forth for the Fountain, only to discover the young man's tale to be false.
However, even though he had been close as reaching the cave entrance to the Fountain itself, Jack never made it to the elusive Fountain and was forced to turn back.The Test - by Angelica Gibbs A short story that deals with Racism and Discrimination Start a new game 'The Test' by Angelica Gibbs is a short story about the perception of White people vs.
Black people which was shown back in the 's in America. The Test (short story) K 2 1. by AngelRushton. by AngelRushton Follow.
Share. Share via Google+ Share via Email Report Story Send. Send to Friend. Share. Share via Google+ Share via Email Report Story So, this is something I wrote for an english assignment a while back, it's my first ever attempt at writting anything at all.
I hope you enjoy it. The short story, The Test, was first published in The New Yorker, issue dated June 15, The story revolves around the main character Marian, a young African American woman on her second attempt to obtain a driver’s license.
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. 'The Test' by Angelica Gibbs The Setting Answer the following questions about the setting in your jotter in FULL SENTENCES.
(These are to make up some of your full and comprehensive notes for the exam) 1. Which country do you think the story is set in? (1) 2. Which word in paragraph 5 tells you the story is set in this country? (1) 3.