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Though American is a republic, there is no pure democracy because many Americans do not take part in the electoral process. In America, there is a representative kind of government, whereby the elected officials make decisions on behalf of the electorates.
The Vernans have the world to be more different from their observation and have thus decided to invite many humans to their planet. In order to initiate the move, they have opened as many Acme Travel Bureaus as the number of the cities. It happens that Ewell has visited one of these bureaus. In order for the proprietor to explain to Ewell the reasons the Vernans decided to invite humans to their planet, he asks, “If you saw a neighbor’s house on fire, would you rescue his family if you could? As many as you could, at least?” (ln. 58)
This essay discusses Theodore Roethke. The poet remembers how, when he was a child, his father, who was a gardener, used to return late at night from drinking at a tavern after a hard day of work and they would ‘waltz’ together. It’s not clear whether the waltz was just a bit of innocent roughhousing or whether it strayed into physical abuse territory. Regardless of what it was, the poet remembers it with affection and tenderness.