Essays Tagged: "bus ride"

The Kidnapping of Aaron Greene.

in Atlanta. He is emersed in the morning crowd, a group of people grumpy andunfeeling in the early bus ride into the city. He sits with a man who is oblivious to Aaron, has nocare for his discomfort ... ocare for his discomfort and has spread his umbrella perilously close to Aaron's quarters. He is toobusy to be bothered. He recalls a morning earlier when an umbrella had been opened carelesslyand had ...

(17 pages) 38 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Life changing experience

scheduled to play Adrian. On this hot muggy day, we traveled an hour in a half to play. For me, the bus ride to Adrian was one to remember. Little did I know that it would be my last for the season.Af ... one to remember. Little did I know that it would be my last for the season.After an hour and a half bus ride, we arrived at Adrian Middle School. It was a half hour before game time and everyone on th ...

(5 pages) 176 2 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Creative WIrting: make up a field trip

t darn portfolio. It's all good though, I'm done with it. So let me tell you all about the trip.The bus ride to Gulf Port was pretty boring because most of us were asleep, but it got better as the day ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Buses: Part 2

The bus ride was rather uneventful. It was mostly long, and tiresome. Sitting in front of me was a very ... las when I woke up. It was around six in the morning."As we reach our final destination today," the bus inter-com said. "I want to take this opportunity to thank you for choosing us on behalf of greyh ... will chose greyhound again." I was surprised to suddenly realize I had been mistakenly led onto the bus for Dallas instead of Houston."I'd also like to say that it will be my personal prayer that as e ...

(8 pages) 38 1 4.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Buses: Part 4

After my bus had arrived, and we rolled out of the station, we passed by the Grassy Knoll where Kennedy was s ... s the purpose of my life: To live and see everything I could. Yes, to live.However, the rest of the bus ride was relatively dull, except for a group of people sitting a few rows behind me. The group c ... died there from a massive heart attack just days ago. The driver yelled and we all got back on the bus before I could find out anything else about the three of them. I went to my seat and they went t ...

(8 pages) 31 0 3.9 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Whats wrong with this girl? Why is she so lonley and lost...This creative writting is about a teenager girl whom has trouble fititng in, and who isnt really so wise like those teacher pets..

g anywhere.. i fell like i dont belong in this world but yet i do...at school in the morning on the bus its hell! well what i mean is that early moring i wake up like around 5 30 am with the yelling o ... like around 5 30 am with the yelling of my father in my ear telling me to wake up, than theres the bus ride to school...where there's the "cool and popular kids" and no i was not one of them... i was ...

(1 pages) 49 4 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

My Recruit Training Experience

It seemed to be the longest bus ride on which I had ever been. Everypassenger had the same terrified look on their face. Each ... us seemedto be thinking the same thing. Asking ourselves, "Do we really want to gowhere this bus was taking us?" We all knew the destination , and thought wewere ready to go there. Many of u ...true, or nightmare?The welcoming committee was outside in the rain, waiting onus. When the bus stopped and the door opened, we were willingly received asguests. Then, yelling started. The ...

(3 pages) 33 0 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The University of Florida and Free Music Downloading Services

make it to work on time. Then the process changed to, my parents waking me up in time to catch the bus ride to school. Gradually, it became me waking up to an obnoxious alarm clock and driving to sch ... ociation of America said that, "The Supreme court has helped to power the digital future for online businesses- including legal file sharing networks- by holding accountable those who promote and prof ...

(8 pages) 29 0 4.6 Nov/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Unforgettable Spring Break

ed at Pike Central High School. My brother and I met at the front door of the school and ran to the bus. We could not wait to get home and leave for Florida, to visit with our aunt, uncle and two cous ... it to get home and leave for Florida, to visit with our aunt, uncle and two cousins. The seven mile bus ride from Pike Central to Petersburg seemed like an eternity. Finally, we could see our house. A ...

(3 pages) 423 0 0.0 Jun/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Untitled

ably sleeping. Some kids were already standing out in the cold, half asleep, waiting for the school bus. Many school - aged children and teenagers are forced to wake up at an early hour after very lit ... ake up.Assuming it takes about forty-five minutes to get ready in the morning, and that the average bus ride (for students at my school) is about a half an hour, it would make sense for school to star ...

(2 pages) 360 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

So Much Water So Close To Home

o Israel in 1968 Carver was there because he wanted to travel. His children took an hour and a half bus ride to a non English speaking school everyday. One day a bomb exploded on his children?s school ...

(3 pages) 8 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

German Story

r Minaya of the Texas Rangers invited the 16-year-old Sosa to a tryout in Puerto Plata, a five-hour bus ride for the young player. Sosa's raw potential impressed the scout. . He worked out with some d ...

(2 pages) 600 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Leo

I still remember the long bus ride to the capital with my first grade class. I was so excited to see the beautiful gold domed ... with magnificent marble floors and tall pillars. The first thing I did when I got off of the bus was to look for the president; I was sure that I would see him here at this grand building. I ac ... (which is good for an unsure student just starting out): for-profit enterprises in large and small businesses, finance, technology consulting and communications; non-profit organizations engaged in e ...

(3 pages) 8 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Why Ride The Bus?

they once, too, had to stand and wait, in any weather, to pay for their ride. Many overlook an RTA bus as just another vehicle. Although it is a vehicle, it would be a mistake not to recognize the ac ... tuality beyond the large, translucent windows on this ongoing transport.After the first step onto a bus, it is evident that that particular ride will be like no other before. Regardless of how many ti ...

(4 pages) 513 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

When I was eight-years-old every bus ride home seemed like

When I was eight-years-old every bus ride home seemed like a never-ending journey. The rumbling of that monstrous yellow vehicle alwa ... rtbeat. This happened except when I sat in the back. All of the popular kids sat to the rear of the bus-such as my brother who was a year above me. On that particularly cold winter New England afterno ... ter New England afternoon, the hot steamy breath of thirty-four children fogged every window on the bus, including the small triangle window right next to the drive. The children's dirt encrusted fing ...

(4 pages) 838 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

The Stranger

olves describing himself. He has a strong reaction to all things tactile like the discomfort of the bus ride to the vigil and the overbearing heat during the day but still attaches no emotions to them ...

(7 pages) 0 0 0.0 Apr/2012

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Ernest Hemingway