"In a well-developed, formal essay, discuss...
Ambition (What are the consequences of ruthless ambition? In what way does ambition change people? Why do people succumb to ambition? (50 points)"
The following is what I wrote back in high-school following this test question about Macbeth:
"Ruthless ambition can lead to dire consequences. Back in the day, I had a Baby Ruth bar. My ambition was to eat that Baby Ruth. Once I ate it, I was Ruthless. It was sad. I didn't know where to direct my ambition. I decided my ambition would be to dive into a big vat of radio-active waste and chicken. Since my ambition was Ruthless, I dove into that vat with a "Whee!"
As I layed in that vat, slowly mutating, I couldn't help think of how I missed my Ruth and its peanutty flavor. This definitely woulnd't have happened if I wasn't so Ruthless.
Ruthless ambition changes people. It can be different fro everyone. Me? I grew three extra legs, a