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

She calmly closed her eyes and stretched luxuriously as the plane levelled and the engine note returned to a gentle murmur.

Extracts from this document...


She calmly closed her eyes and stretched luxuriously as the plane levelled and the engine note returned to a gentle murmur. They had reached a cruising altitude. Smiling, she pictured the hot sunny beach that awaited her for the next two weeks. Suddenly the quiet was shattered by the pilot's hoarse voice erupting over the tannoy system. "good afternoon ladies and gentlemen! On behalf of myself and all the staff aboard we hope you have all had a pleasant journey so far. We have now reached an altitude of 13,000 feet and the weather is overcast. It's now approximately 4 hours and 47 minuets until we reach the destination of Mexico City. We hope also you are finding our facilities and food to your standards. I hope you enjoy the rest of you journey." There was a loud crackling and the speakers went dead. The man in aisle C was looking pale. He had been edgy all the way up. ...read more.


It was a popping noise. Slowly but surely it began to escalate just as the last. It seemed she was the only one who could here it. She rose from her seat and walked to the cock pit determined to find out what it was. Startled the pilot turned in his seat and told her to read the "no unauthorised access" sign above the door. She returned to her seat. 3 minuets later the space between each 'pop' was becoming more and more scarce by the second. without warning the noise greatly escalated and She swivelled her head round to see that it was only a child playing with the poppers on it's coat. "why me?" he wondered. "what did I do to deserve this? I mean was my previous life really that bad or does God just totally hate my guts?! I can see where this is going I'll get off the plane and she'll be standing there with her brother or something and he'll be waiting to lamp me one round the head with a base ball bat. ...read more.


There was no where they could make an emergency landing there was only a million miles of ocean. The next morning the world was in mourning. The headlines didn't make any one feel better. They read; ' yesterday at approximately 21:49 the 747 had all most reached it's destination of Mexico City when the co-pilot discovered a hair-line breach on the inner body. A steward tried his best to weld it but it was virtually impossible. As time went by the rupture began to worsen and grow in to an abnormally large abomination. Soon enough the plane began to loose control and spiral into the Atlantic Ocean. One man was lucky enough to survive. At the moment his condition is critical but has been improved over night...' "why me? I wanted to die. Why couldn't you have left me to die? When I get out of this coma he's going to put me straight back into it! And she's going to try and blame me for it all and say she wished I died instead of our little boy! God, why do you hate me so much?! I just want to be left to die." 4 4 ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our GCSE Writing to Inform, Explain and Describe 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 GCSE Writing to Inform, Explain and Describe essays

  1. The Crash

    Paul looked at Ed, scared, struggling and in need of help. Paul jumped over the three seats separating them. The water was rising fast and their chance of escape was shrinking. "Ed stop struggling!" shouted Paul. "Help me!" "I'm trying, just stay still" Paul rapidly untied the noose of ropes

  2. Crash Landing!

    He would make everything better. While I was looking out to sea that morning, I noticed something. It wasn't at all clear at the begining but then I noticed it was the Pilot!! I then quickly started shouting for help and soon the boys came running out of the forest

  1. Behind Closed Doors

    As she entered, Lesley was waiting for her, she looked so scared and full of self hatred that she did not do more to help. Claire had constantly told her friend, this was the only way, it was madness for both of them to go through this.

  2. Reardrops abd closed caskets

    No one saw it coming but He was to become the neighbourhood kingpin. His father was a junkie, injecting death into his arms. His mother died from HIV, his grandfather was sentenced 65 to life as he was guilty of armed robbery and he was not in touch much with his brother.

  1. The plane was small, only about a 20 seater. It had propellers that filled ...

    About 15 minutes later we arrived at my hotel. It was set out in little villas, set in groups of five in a circle, it looked very nice. Each villa had its own hot tub and there was a swimming pool for every 5 villas in the middle of them.

  2. The Plane

    The cabin lights flickered and a cold mist came out of the ceiling, I thought this was very strange.

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