Response Essay Type: General Argument. General Argument. “It is designed as a contemporary issues question, but it is really a values question.” What are your values? What do you think our society should value?
The Riverside Reader
“Through tatter’d clothes small vices do appear;
Robes and furr’d gowns hid all. Plate sin with gold,
And the strong lance of justice hurtles breaks.
Arm it in rags, a pigmy’s straw does pierce it.”