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Describe a street fire that takes place to a building and your reactions/feelings towards the event

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Introduction

Street Fire - Descriptive Writing English coursework As I left my house to walk to school I could hear the annoying next door neighbour's television blaring and as I pass the old, antique gate I could smell the ghastly smell of the dustbins which needed to be emptied. I walked down the long, bumpy road where there were many houses. I turned onto the busy high street; I could see the cars speeding down and the noise from the pub. I walked pass the pub, a whiff of disgusting alcohol pass me. I held my breath while walking pass and let out a sigh of relief that the smell was gone. ...read more.

Middle

I watched the house burning, time past and soon the blaze started glowing in the evening moonlight. This untameable smoke just kept on coming and soon my eyes were starting to burn badly as a result. I looked in despair as my eyes started to water. I could feel the intense heat and the smell adhesives from the melted paint on the wall. The fire grew bigger and bigger and soon I came to my senses. I quickly ran as fast as I could to a payphone and dialled 999. As the call ended I soon realised how filthy and dirty this payphone was, but it didn't matter. ...read more.

Conclusion

As I got my head round things I realised that this has been the longest 10 minutes of my life. But what was worse than that was to find out your beautiful home, which was filled with love and care is destroyed in a mere 5 minutes. I had a chance to walk in and saw the devastation the horrendous fire caused. I looked at the damage and I couldn't recognise the rooms apart. I decided it was enough and was walking out. Looking back at the burnt, crisp house, I was wondering what the people living in that bungalow must be feeling when they see their house demolished. By Shaan Kanabar ...read more.

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