Essays Tagged: "Ambulance"

You Will Always Remember Your First Time

take allof your clothes off for a little cut or scrape. As I was put on a backboard and taken to theambulance I couldn't help wondering what had went wrong. All I remember seeing wasmy body tumbling w ... ong. All I remember seeing wasmy body tumbling with my bike to an abrupt halt. I laid in the ambulance for what seemed like days. All I could hear were enginesrevving at high Rpm's and the roar ...

(6 pages) 102 1 4.2 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The Safety of Blood

as been severed and blood fills the gutter of the street. As she gets rushed to the hospital in the ambulance, a pint of blood is given to her to attempt to replace some of the life giving fluid that ...

(6 pages) 77 1 3.7 Sep/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

analysis of Karl Shapiro's "For Whom the Bell Tolls"

it are conveyed well in Karl Shapiro's poem, 'Auto Wreck'. The poem starts with a description of an ambulance rushing to the scene of a crash, and hurriedly gathering up the victims and rushing them a ... ntify the theme itself, and also to identify with it.In the first stanza, the speaker describes the ambulance arriving on the scene more so than the actual scene itself. The ambulance is described usi ...

(4 pages) 60 0 4.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


go to another room afraid I would suffer a trauma of some sort, and took her. From the back of the ambulance, my mom yelled and reassured me, "Todo va estar bien mijo", everything is going to be fine ...

(5 pages) 97 2 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

An essay on the symbolisim in Run Lola Run for my film studies class.

ty, and wins. The color red symbolizes vitality, life, death, intensity, passion, and even love.The ambulance in this movie is also in a race against time. In each situation they are both tied down to ... so in a race against time. In each situation they are both tied down to saving a life. Lola and the ambulance need to slow down in order to avoid shattering the glass. This glass symbolizes a metaphor ...

(1 pages) 63 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Lifes Little Step

I was brought to the hospital by the ambulance. I was very hyper and exhausted on all levels. I looked like if someone had sucked out all ...

(4 pages) 30 1 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Short story involving stemming from the train tragady involving the man attempting to comit suicide.

blood, at the people being put into shopping carts as a stretcher and being carried away. I watched ambulance after ambulance rush to the scene, and carry away the many injured people. They were placi ...

(1 pages) 15 0 4.5 Feb/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Commentary on "Auto Wreck", by Karl Shapiro

This poem is about the time following a car crash, when the ambulance is arriving, and taking the body away. The first stanza concentrates more upon the physica ... author is trying to block out the tragedy, he is seeing death and blood in everything, and that the ambulance's red siren reminds him of the heart, as though the ambulance was living.The ambulance is ... yed as a falcon swooping down with 'Wings in a heavy curve', and 'floating down'. By portraying the ambulance as a bird, we not only give it a semblance of life, but also the falcon only has such a he ...

(2 pages) 19 0 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

"The mystery of the missing kidneys" a story about the popular urban legend, bout people waking up in a bathtub, with their kidneys missing, with a sign next to them saying ring 911 or die

RealityAnother siren! I looked out of the window and saw that the ambulance had arrived. The sheriff and his deputy had already arrived at the building across the roa ... end Leo, the sheriff, explained how a young man had been taken to hospital after he had rung for an ambulance after waking up in a bath of ice, up to his neck; he had to relatively large wounds in his ... tel."Operator:         "OK, stay in the bathtub and try not to move. I will send an ambulance there now. Just keep calm. The ambulance will be there as soon as possible"    ...

(7 pages) 43 2 4.6 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Case study for Dementia

. He struck his head quite hard on the pavement. He was not wearing his hearing aid at the time. An ambulance took him to the Victoria Hospital in Halifax where he was seen in the Emergency Department ...

(3 pages) 81 0 3.5 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Bright Lights, Dim Drivers

f the homicidal maniacswe all share the road with each day. Every time I respond to a call with the ambulancelights and sirens activated, I feel as if I am playing Russian Roulette and tempting theGod ... e ofdeceleration that throws out conventional physics and jams his brakes on at the first signof an ambulance. Instead of yielding to the right and allowing an ambulance to pass(which is the law) he s ...

(3 pages) 14 0 0.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Poetry Analysis/ Practical Criticism "Auto Wreck"- by Kart Shapiro, "Mid-term Break"- by Seamus Heaney.

s it, is a situation that describes a car accident that takes place in a city, which means, that an ambulance, a hospital, the police, and the crowd are the main actors when death is about to strike. ... he action takes place; the family's grief, the funeral, the adults whispering and saying sorry, the ambulance, the four foot box, and the candles. An afternoon of sorrow and pain on a family environme ...

(5 pages) 42 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Are you O.K? - A satire on how people ask if you are okay when you clearly are not

a study in responded, "Well, we found that wasting the time that you could be calling Subject 1 an ambulance by asking if he's OK when he obviously is not is as helpful as the Placebo Effect, but we ...

(1 pages) 19 0 1.0 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Describe the symbols in the film "Run Lola Run" and how they help in developing the ideas in the film.

of this is in the second repetition where Manni doesn't see the bag and ends up being killed by and ambulance however in the third repetition he sees the bag, regains it and then goes on to live happi ...

(2 pages) 22 0 3.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Walt Disney

ng to help the armed forces he joined the Red Cross instead. He was sent overseas where he drove an ambulance. His ambulance was covered not in the standard military camouflage, but in cartoons he had ...

(4 pages) 93 1 3.3 Nov/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

The Great Gatsby

He got the idea for his first book when he dropped out of college so he could volunteer to drive an ambulance for the Army during World War I.Jay Gatsby, the main character, is trying to achieve the A ...

(2 pages) 1164 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Gruesome Accident

le,"pray" was all that I could do.It seemed that God heard my pleads since the fire brigade and the ambulance arrived shortly after and managed to put out the fire in the end."Two people have died and ...

(1 pages) 918 0 0.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Bright Side

ed so quickly after that. The neighbours heard my horrified shrieks, and they immediately called an ambulance to take my dad to the hospital. I stepped into the vehicle in a daze after him. We then ru ...

(3 pages) 713 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Symbolism In "Run Lola Run"

the film. Red can represent love, warmth and security. Lola's bright, red hair, the telephone, the ambulance, the plastic bag, and the background colours of many scenes are examples of where red can ...

(3 pages) 35 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

I'll Be Seeing You

in her 20's. One night while doing a news report at the hospital, she got a call that there was an ambulance about to pull in and for her to check it out. When she did she was told that it was a fema ...

(2 pages) 628 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis