Descriptive piece and story

Essay by lollypopgeorgeHigh School, 10th gradeA+, July 2005

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Audience: Teen-Adult

Purpose: To entertain


As his senses returned to him, the world around him was a blur although he could make out the familiar red velvet curtains in the bay window and the polished wooden floor of his $2 million home. His doctor wandered in as he rubbed his eyes and stretched his lanky body.

'My bike?" he queried groggily 'What happened to it?'

'Jon, Jon, Jon, what've you done to yourself this time?'

' bike' Jon yawned incoherently, rubbing his tired eyes.

'Your bike's gone Jon, and frankly you should be focusing on more important things. The company's going down hill and fast.' Jon's brother and co founder of the HATRIX Empire strode into the room, his face like thunder.

'You're the face of the company Jon, you need to be out there heading the company.'

'Now now Mr Knight, Jon here needs his rest, he's only just woken up and you shouldn't be barging in here...'

Jon's doctor began before being cut off abruptly by Knight.

'I didn't ask you, did I? Jon has to work. I know his families gone but that was a month ago, you need to get over it.' He began again in a more calculated, yet more patronising tone, 'Jon, you might as well put your whole effort into the company, seeing as your family's gone, what else are you going to do, bike riding?" He spat out the last words in disgust.

Knight was the kind of man that believed in money. Money bought happiness and as much money as you had you could always make more, and more, and more. He didn't approve of Jon and even with Jon's family gone instead of working longer he had decided to follow one of his obscene pastimes, bike riding...