An explosion! The attic brain which directed the pumps was shattered into bronzeshrapnel on the beams.……. The house shuddered, oak bone on bone, its bared skeleton cringing from the heat……………. And the voices wailed Fire, fire, run, run, like a tragic nursery rhyme, a dozen voices, high, low, like children dying in a forest, alone, alone. And the voices fading as the wires popped their sheathings like hot chestnuts.
We were on our way home when the wind really picked up, and it started thundering and raining. Right as I got home, there was lightning and I had to go down to the cellar right away. My whole family was already in the cellar because there was a tornado in the area. Everyone was
“Maggie! Maggie, come on now!” He could see no movement inside, only the shuddering of the walls from the relentless pressure of the wind. The window panes seemed as if they were about to shatter. He walked in, water up to his knees, and felt his way to the row of beds against the wall, touching the tops of all of them, searching for his sister. She wasn’t there.
However, in the movie there are many more differences in characters and relationships, plot sequencing, and details compared to the book version. For example, how the book begins with Meg up in the attic scared to death, because of all the raining and thundering and the possible tornado. So she has to downstairs and that’s when Charles Wallace is already down there knowings she would come and prepares her a sandwich. However, in the movie it begins with Meg outside wishing for her father to come back and when she walks inside her Mother and Charles Wallace are there preparing sandwiches. Another difference is how Meg meets Calvin.
Slowly, we attempted to leave our bedroom but were paralyzed as we heard our father screaming. Immediately, I told my brother to go back to bed, and knowingly he closed his eyes. I was petrified for my mother, and I wanted to know if she was okay. Trembling with fear, I walked towards the living room. As I entered, my heart stopped, my feet became numb, and I knew exactly what he was about to do.
There is a new war brewing in the country, just simmering under the surface threatening to explode at any moment. The Ash family and the other residents find themselves at the center of the horrible epidemic. Project Eden has chosen the Flats residents as their first Guinea pigs for their new deadly virus. Sick, the first novel in the series opens with Daniel Ash waking up late in the night to cries coming from his daughter’s room. As he walks briskly down the hallway, he hopes that it is all but a nightmare and that his daughter would be back to sleep after a few comforting words from him.
Year 12 Term 1: Gaps and Silences: Macbeth Overcast skies forewarned of the storm to come. The ominous and looming clouds rumbled treason, wolves howled their distress and rough winds wreaked havoc on the brittle branches of the oak trees in Birnam Wood, but not even this could compare to the turmoil in the Queen’s mind. In her chambers, Lady Macbeth’s frantic, bloodshot eyes darted across the room, searching for the ghost that had haunted her for an eternity. Lady Macbeth had borne many sleepless nights after the appearance of the ghost of King Duncan, his happy and nonchalant demeanour being the root of her suffering. She would have been able to endure an angry or hateful spirit, but the honourable manner and grace in which he held himself
Inside Bobinot and Calixta's Home, the fierce roar of the thunder and intense strikes of lightening puts Calixta in a vulnerable position as she frightened and worried about the safety of her husband and her son during the storm. "Calixta put her
This is terrible! I have just been told that hurricane Tera is gonna strike in 30 minutes. I am very scared I do not know what to do! My first plan is to get water and food out of my house. I put all the food in my truck and went in the house to get some more stuff.
Ch.1 The memories materialized slowly like mist clearing away on a winter morning. Mayella Ewell. I woke up from a nightmare, sweating and cold. I abruptly sat up from the cold slab of rock otherwise known as my bed in jail. The painful look on my wife’s face was devastating as she first heard about the incident between Mayella and I. It’s a look I’ll never forget.