& thesis contains one or more key words that represent ideas on which the essay will focus. In effect, these keys words are ideas that the essay must amplify with definitions, examples, and explanations& (McCuen,
"Rescued Kitten In Crocheted Mushroom Costume Steals Hearts." The mushroom costume is to keep the injured kitten safe and still while she eats. I'll keep this great idea in mind the next time life decides I need to rescue a kitten.