Creative Writing - The New World.

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 English Creative Writing

  The New World

        Sliding my auto card into the slot, the door of my apartment opens. I walked straight to the pantry room where a gigantic revolving glass container stands. It contains hundreds of small multi-coloured pills and these pills must be taken three times a day. Through the brilliance of scientists, each pill contains just the right amount of carbohydrates, proteins, vitamins and even water for a person. As it is honey-coated, one can just suck or swallow it without any water.

        Living in this modern age where the advancement of technology has gone beyond human expectations, life has certainly become different. The breakthrough in technology has enabled human to conquer death. Special pills containing vaccinations against various diseases have been manufactured and their effectiveness proven. Immortality reigns in every being and the word ‘death’ has slided into obscurity. Ask any passer-by and you will realise how alien the concept of death is. As a result, visitors to our planet

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will never find burial grounds and cremation sites anywhere. In fact, the word ‘coffin’ has long been omitted in the latest version of the dictionary. Professional undertakers are never in the occupation list for they will never get any customers.

        With immortality gained, death cannot be sought after through suicides or car accidents. In the aspect of suicide, a person is protected against poison or drugs of excessive bleeding by the fantastic body system. For those who attempt suicide by throwing themselves off high buildings, their bodies will automatically bounce back to life after hitting the ground. Victims of gun ...

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