• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

A day in the life

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

A day in the life Although physically aroused, my mind remains numb and without thought. It may be seven forty five, and the bus leaves in ten minutes, I do not feel rushed in my naked state as I moan to the bathroom, scratching that which is irritating. My attempt to smarten myself my self up fails, and I settle for stroking my hair on end, no doubt it will be interpreted as fashion, not laziness. The pain in my stomach for the attention of something fried and greasy, is growing by the minute. I mustn't give in. Bond wouldn't give in. Oh no, he would remain strong in the face of adversity, stiff upper lip and all that, then he'd make love with the gorgeous, virginal, man-hating lesbian, whom he entrances with but a flick of an eyebrow and a sharp quip. But I am not Bond, contrary to what my dreams may indicate, a place I shall return to on the bus. ...read more.

Middle

I do not wish to socialise. I am not physically up to it. My spirit has taken leave with the sun. Thus, I hide behind the shield of my sunglasses, turn my head, and again return to my psyche, to battle evil and tyranny, quote cheesy lines and make love to beautiful women, for I am Bond once more. Harumph. This is the sound, for that is all it is, that passes my lips when I am rudely awakened by a jolt, comparable to that the titanic felt no doubt, when she was driven into an iceberg. I feel pity for the iceberg, for my head hums, as if hit by a cruise ship. Most unpleasant. And to boot, Blofeld is still at large. I worry not; law is second lesson, a chance to dream. Still I bear a grudge at the cad who caused my disruption. I always presumed drivers could drive. Though it is said that presumption is the mother of all cock-ups. ...read more.

Conclusion

The canteen provides a rest bite, the comfort of a sausage and bacon roll erases my ill thoughts. I am half-content. But this is expected. Why should this morning be any different, Monday to Friday is the proverbial scratched record, always the same. My mind is entertaining itself with Mr McCartney explaining the day before today, my body on autopilot, cruise control taking me to my history room. I grace the classroom with my presence, not a head turns. Ahh, I am late. I perform the walk of shame, though my lecturer dryly conveys good morning, as opposed to Anne Robinson's sentence of goodbye, yet it still carries the same sting. I collapse into my chair, my stomach eager to embark upon more acrobatics when my eyes survey my task of the morning. Feeling resilient, I nod to my entire table, sit back and don my eyewear. I have not the will power to wait for law, nor the drive to perform at this moment in time. A secret agent once more, I return to my dreams. 904 words ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our AS and A Level Fyodor Dostoevsky section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related AS and A Level Fyodor Dostoevsky essays

  1. Could I Have Lived My Life Differently? : The Diary of Bigger Thomas.

    Despite Bigger's discomfort, Jan and Mary enjoy themselves, singing spirituals and getting drunk in Ernie's and in the car ride back into their neighborhood. Towards the end of the night, Jan talks to Bigger and learns that the twenty-year-old is originally from Mississippi, where his father was killed in a riot.

  2. The Indestructibility of Human NatureA Comparative Analysis of the Novels We by E. Zamyatin ...

    In We on the other hand the number names are the only form of address, with the exception of the Benefactor. Although in both novels the number names are assigned in the same random automatic process, in We they 'work' differently.

  1. How is the LuLing that springs to life in her manuscript different from the ...

    Returning to the past, after she has witnessed the results of her deception, there is a huge transformation within LuLing. There is not a single piece of evidence to tell us that she has ever lied to somebody in this fashion again.

  2. A History of: The Pen.

    However Waterman saw the benefits of advertising and sales increased rapidly. Gold nibs were obtained from New York and in 1900 a factory was built in Montreal, Canada to make the pens. Lewis Waterman died in 1901 but his son Frank took over the successful business and conquered Europe with sales rising to 350,000 units per annum.

  1. Compare and contrast the ways in which the Häftlinge in Primo Levi's 'If This ...

    They suffer from hunger, lack of sleep, exposure, exhaustion, and above all, deprivation of human rights. Nevertheless, in the worst sufferings there could often be a supporting word or action from a friend. This becomes most evident in the description of working a day in both books.

  2. The 3 common misconceptions - signs of the manipulative consciousness.

    Luck? Predestination? Call it what you wish. The result is nevertheless the same, therefore never be fooled into thinking you have no limits in your life, or that you have completely unconditional control of your life or where it is heading.

  1. Aspects Of Teenage Life

    Janki is always wanting to go to the toilet, I am sure she has a weak bladder!! I have diagnosed her with the 'Weak Bladder Disease,' or for short, WBD. Sometimes when it gets unbearable for her, she starts speed walking!!

  2. In the play "The Cherry Orchard," by Anton Checkov, and the novel One Day ...

    Even after five years she still cried for her son, "My Grisha...my boy...Grisha...my son...my boy was lost...drowned. Why?"4 Even though everyone is talking about a different subject in this scene, she seemed to not be paying attention, as though she was in her own world, remembering the past and never forgetting.

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work