Session is the most stressful time of the academic year, when normal sleep and rest many become something from the category of fiction. This is a time of reckoning for all that you have not finished learning at the time, have not passed or just have left for later.
Such essay aims to check not only your writing skills and your knowledge of English spelling or punctuation. Comparative essays can be really complicated to write, as they usually require some basic research and shallow analysis of the information found. At the same time, good comparison and contrast allow and even need a pinch of creativity, which could turn a dry sequence of facts into a witty and interesting story.