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

Too Close to the Enemy

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

Too Close to the Enemy Light seeped into the courtyard that was filed with SAS personnel for the last 24 hours. They all waited like hawks, sweat running down each of their backs and soaking into their issued military clothing. The courtyard was silent, apart from the wind that lashed the old buildings that had once been used as offices. The men started to become anxious; all 5 of them were now starting to feel the tension, which they craved for so badly. The meeting time was close know but the men weren't thinking about the mission, their families were all at home and it didn't make the situation easier to think they were unsafe. They were well guarded, but they new the enemy was far more superior to the SAS bodyguards. With a crash and a screeching noise and old unmarked Toyota van entered the courtyard, weapons raised the men were ready, and they realised this was their chance. The all had in ear radios, which were vital to the smooth running of the mission. Matt the first in command of the troop made everyone alert with his strong northern accent. ...read more.

Middle

Matt knew this and the first wrong move by the driver and he would be dead in a flash. The driver spoke with a tint of a Cornish accent, "Get In". Matt thought for a moment before responding, maybe SAS, or even an IRA player. Matt called his team over with the command, "on me!" His team looked at Matt with disbelief but he knew it was ok. The car pulled away from the courtyard with a roar from the Land Rovers V8 engine. The man started by introducing himself to Matt's team, "My name is John Rice and I work for the SAS as you all probably know, Matt thought to himself, I don't. The man went on, "the men you just killed were all innocent civilians", Matt tracked back, did they have weapons? The answer was no and he knew it. "I have been sent to break the news to you, not very nice know but someone has to do it and I am only doing my job". Matt grabbed the man by the neck and pushed his head up against the windscreen, the man screamed "know, know Mr Graham. ...read more.

Conclusion

The men used their skills and where invisible in the woods at Chequers, Tony Blair's country lodge. It was 10.30 and he would come out to water his flowers at exactly 10.34, a little strange Matt thought but that was his info. Again the anxiety started to creep up on the men especially Matt who had the sniper and was going to do the deed. There he was the target opened up the balcony doors and started to water his flowers, a little early, checked Matt. The lined the chest area up in his scope and slowed down his breathing his shot. He was comfortable and with a gently squeeze he saw the round crash through the targets chest, he fell immediately. The men all scurried up the hill while throwing the bolt from the sniper from the rifle Matt only his Browning. Voices and sirens could be heard but the men never looked back. The made it to there pickup in seven minutes, onto the helicopter the scurried and Matt caught a glance of the balcony, there was nothing but green coats, Matt assured his team with a pat on the back as the chopper banked away. They were free men once again, but what where would they go from here thought Matt to himself. Words: 1,541 ?? ?? ?? ?? Luke Jarvis ...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. Therese Raquin main info

    He quickly pulled his hand [...] the dreadful burning increased" This detailed description of the scar and how Laurent feels when the scar stings and reminds him of Camille. In addition the scar can be seen as a mark of Laurent's conscience and how he feels inside.

  2. The assassination

    As Sean stepped out on to Moore Street in the centre of London, he had only one thought on his mind. London was in the middle of winter, the temperature was below freezing and the roads were twinkling frostily. Alan had just begun his five mile walk to work and

  1. The sniper continues...

    the enemy sniper and then how it had been the worst moment of his life, when he rolled over that sniper and looked into his brother's face. He reminisced of playing with his brother, mum and dad he wished things could be that fun and carefree now he got up,

  2. A close encounter.

    "Rajdeep you get in the Jeep with Mandeep, Rupi, Reena, Meena and Melissa", it was my mum. Reena is my sister, Meena and Rupi are my cousin sisters, Mandeep is my cousin brother (also Rupi's brother) and Melissa is his fianc´┐Że.

  1. So close to the Border.

    He was straight away sent to the camp in Auschwitz and sentenced to death after a few years of labour. He escaping for it almost time for him to meet his death and he wants to find the rest of his family.

  2. The Sniper

    and waited, he heard the explosion and said under his breath 'Ticka, ticka, ticka, ticka, boom!' Straight through the head, down went the soldier with his cigarette still in his head. The bullet was unheard but his friend heard him fall.

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