I was interested in the origination of engagement rings and how it has changed over time. So then I decided to learn more about the De Beers Advertising Campaign for diamond engagement ring.Something I knew about my subject was nothing. Well, actually, I knew that engagement rings were a sign of your husband’s to be wealthiness and place set on the social class system. Through my research I hope to find out why are diamond rings so rare and valuable and how do diamond rings seal a marriage? The De Beers Advertisement Campaign has increased the materialistic value of money.
Winston Churchill once said, “Pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” In other words this quote is saying a person who is a doubter or disbeliever only looks at the negative is a certain situation while a positive thinker/dreamer/idealist recognizes the negatives and know the positives exceeds the negative because the bigger picture is more rewarding. In my life I can be a mix of a pessimistic and an optimistic person. It depends how I’m feeling on such given day.
Lately the topic of fashion trend cycles has intrigued me to learn more on why are certain styles that were worn previously in time are making their way back up, as a fashion statement. This came about after I went shopping and noticed all the high-waisted pants being sold at stores. A light bulb lit into my head that led me to think to myself “Hey, weren’t high-waisted pants a big phenomenon back in the 60’s, 70’s, and early 80’s. Why are they becoming such a trend?
Something that I have been interested in learning more about has been the symbolism behind a dollar bill.I remember my friends and I were talking about it at my house, but then we brush off the subject because we just assumed the conclusion that the government is hiding things from us. Lately, the issue has caught my eye again.
Something that I have been interested in learning more about has been dreams. I remember my friend talking about it after school, but we didn’t find an a exact answer since we were on the bus going home. Lately, the issue has caught my eye again. I know that many people feel that dreams are strange and uncontrollable. From what I have heard, dreams begin from feelings and thoughts that you have inside your mind that you haven’t fulfilled. For example, I heard that if you really like someone that you will dream up situations with that person.
I'm a student at Green Dot New York Charter School in the Bronx. I am a 16 year old Puerto Rican girl who lives in the Bronx. In the life of my mother’s I am an only child, and in my dad’s life I am...