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THE ONES WHO WALK AWAY FROM OMELAS – UTILITARIANISM

https://www.utilitarianism.com/nu/omelas.pdf

Write an essay in which you compare and contrast the lives of the people of the city of Omelas that stayed as oppose to the ones that walked away from the city. Compare and contrast significant areas of their lives that you envision might have been affected and the coping skills used to overcome any challenges encountered.

DIRECTIONS

A. Write a draft for a well-organized essay with a clear thesis: include an introductory paragraph, three supporting paragraphs, and a concluding paragraph.

B. Write a clear and concise topic sentence for each supporting paragraph.

C.. Support your thesis with specific details that draw from your own experience or your reading.

D. Create a creative title for your essay.