"My Worst Holiday Ever" Essays and Research Papers

  • My Worst Holiday Ever

    My Worst Day Ever Something’s banging inside my head and I wake up to the ugly sound of the fire alarm. When I realize where the sound was coming from, I run to my parent's bed to only find out that they're not home. I remember them telling me that they were staying at my uncle’s house and wouldn’t return till the next day. I run downstairs and call the fire department and then my parents to tell them the news. The fire department arrives first, and my parents are right behind them. They inspect...

    Bus, Encore Une Fois, La maison de mon rêve 1201  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Holiday

    My Holiday By:Russel 10 A How I spent my December holiday,let me tell a story about my December holidays during the school break. When I was a young boy, I lived in a hot, tropical country wherein the temperature in the month of December could get only as low as 77 degrees Fahrenheit. Needless to say that even in the coldest night of the year, a snowball would melt and evaporate long before you could finish humming a few bars of “Silent Night.” Ever since I fell in love with Hans Christian...

    Echo, English-language films, Hand 1340  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Worst Vacations I Ever Had

    Manuel Bello ENC 0025 26 September 2012 Essay The worst vacations that I ever had, was last Christmas when I went to Punta Cana with my family and my girlfriend. There were a lot of inconvenient that made it a bad vacation. Even though it supposed to be the best vacations I ever had that could not be possible. This was my worst trip ever for these three reasons, I got sick, my girlfriend got cut and my brother got sick. I should never go to Punta Cana. First...

    2006 singles, Debut albums, English-language films 394  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Favorite Holiday Celebration

    PART A: OUTLINE: I. DESCRIPTIVE ESSAY: Outline: Introduction: Holiday celebrations are often a very fun and festive time with my family. One such holiday is Tet holiday of year. Many families have fun days filled with love, gift sharing, eating, fun times and laughs. In my family the entire family gathers at my grandparent’s home. Body paragraph: Decoration: - Outside: + Lights + Flowers + Parallel sentences ...

    Family, Grandparent, Ho Chi Minh 830  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Worst Song I Ever Loved

    The Worst Song I Ever Loved As you look around yourself, you can notice all the diverse races within one room. We are all made up differently from the way we dress to the type of music we listen to. You can’t judge someone based off of the kind of music they listen to because it makes them who they are. There is a variety of music genres for us to choose from like pop, rock & roll, rap, r & b, even classical. But what make us even more unique are the worst songs that we could ever love. ...

    ARIA Charts, Crank That, Hip hop music 912  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Worst Job I Ever Had

    The worst job I ever had Many of us have to go through different hurdles in our life and one among those is having the worst job. All of us have to work in this world and the jobs that we get may not be the best job that we like. “All things are difficult before they are easy” (Fuller, Brainy Quote). The printing job was the worst job that I ever had. I was assigned to print designs on the T-shirts. There were two huge machines that looked like a waffle maker with two hot surface sides...

    Boss, Employment, Human rights 1155  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Worst Day of My Life

    Personal Experience Monograph SSG John Webb The Worst Day of My Life 20 October 2012 ALC Class 001-13 Unclassified TABLE OF CONTENTS Abstract………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………1 Introduction………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..1 Description of events………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….1 Outcomes……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………4 Lessons……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….5 Conclusion…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………...

    Sergeant, Staff Sergeant 1338  Words | 4  Pages

  • Worst Day Ever

    Worst Day It was a one fine morning. The sun rose steadily, peeking through the curtain and illuminating Ian’s room beautifully as the sixteen-year-old boy was still deep in his slumber. Even the shrilly sound of the annoying alarm clock did not wake him up. It continued for about thirty minutes before Ian was greeted with ice-cold water on his face and body. Slowly, he opened his eyes and the realization sank in as soon as he saw his mother’s face. Judging from his mother’s facial expression,...

    Debut albums, Luck, Shower 1011  Words | 3  Pages

  • My worst job

     My Worst Job One of my first jobs I ever had was being a bus boy for a pub and grill in my hometown of Dixon, CA. my cousin worked there at the time and got me the job. I was 15 at the time I got the job and was super excited. Little did I know this job would become a nightmare. It was physically hard, the pay was low, and the work environment was just ridiculous. Being a bus boy for this restaurant was probably the most difficult thing to do. Not only did I have to clean tables off, but...

    Busboy, Coming out, Drama 1163  Words | 3  Pages

  • Worst. Person. Ever. Summary

    cliche. The race is now on to write the Worst. Book. Ever. And this may be it. Worst. Person. Ever. by Douglas Coupland Buy the book Tell us what you think: Star-rate and review this book Douglas Coupland is not a terribly careful writer, though in the more compassionate Generation X, published back in 1991, he coined some good terms, including "McJobs". One must assume his stance is still vaguely honourable and that he intends Worst. Person. Ever. to be some sort of critique of mass culture...

    Coupland, Texas, Douglas Coupland, Generation A 817  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Worst Day Of My Life

     The Worst Day of My Life I wish I could say I would never forget but truthfully some of it I have or actually maybe I have not forgotten but more like tucked it away in my unconscious mind and only think about it when triggered. I am talking experiencing the worst day of my life! It happened Aug 19, 2005 which I actually had to ask my mom the exact date because I have totally blocked it out. I am speaking of a horrific accident that my oldest son Kestan now 14, when he was...

    Daredevil, Family, Hand 2141  Words | 6  Pages

  • My worse day ever

    My worst day ever was the day my brother fell out the window, and almost died. My brothers name is Ali. He was born on January 9, 2004 and is the fourth child in our family. He was eight and a half years of old. It all happened on Tuesday September 11, 2012. My day began like any other day not knowing what was hidden for me, I thought that this was going to be a great day. I had no idea that my brother was going to fall from the second floor window and almost die. In this essay I will...

    English-language films, Family, Stairway 1210  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Worst Job

    MY WORST JOB         I have held a couple of jobs in my short yet young life. I have not so much as hated a one particular job but rather didn't like a certain conditions or a particular person, but at Western Inventory I recall too many things that were unpleasant, intolerable and unbearable. The first job I ever had, that I recall I hated the most was working at Western Inventory Service where I worked for roughly about three years. It isn't a classy job and it isn't the cleanest one either...

    Imus in the Morning, Machine, Suffering 880  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Worst Vacation

    My Worst Vacation Ever The purpose of the first leg of our ill-fated trip was to attend my sister-in-law’s wedding in a tiny suburb of Nuremburg called Weilersbach. Weilersbach is an adorable little town where men push empty wheelbarrows and women stand on their doorsteps sweeping nothing. I assume that the town was bombed during the war, but the Germans have restored it to what it looked like when gingerbread men roamed the earth. There are several businesses, quite a few homes and a windowless...

    Art museum, Influenza, Italian language 831  Words | 2  Pages

  • Worst Lie of My Life…

    Worst lie of my life… The worst lie of my life was funny but it got me grounded. It all started from a phone call I made to my cousin and how I said the lie and forgot about it. If I would not have forgotten about it, everything would have been normal that day. It surprised my parents after I told them about what happened and then they decided to ground me for the next day. It all started with the phone call I made to my cousin Afsheen. The phone call was for just a ...

    Conversation, Cousin, Family 447  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Last Holiday

    My last holiday It still haunts me till this day. It was the most scariest moments I have ever encounter in my life. How wrong was I to make that decision. Why I did not listen to my friend. How I wish I could turn back the time. On my last holiday, my friends and I have decided to finish up our homework at Jason’s house. We wanted to go to the nearby shopping mall after completing our homework. That is why we choose Jason’s house which is nearby a shopping mall called “Prangin Mall”. So we were...

    Basement, Building, Existential quantification 945  Words | 3  Pages

  • my worst fear

    not too concerned about my weight, just a little conscious. On a vacation with my parents, I was unwinding in the hotel room when my gaze fell upon the weighing machine across the room. A question materialised in my mind- What is your worst fear? And the hilarious, sarcastic part of me answered- A weighing machine. After a while of silent reflection, a better answer manifested itself in my mind- Letting ego suppress my true character and let circumstances change my soul. Change is inevitable...

    Consciousness, Force, Hotel 944  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Worst Experience in College Ever

    My Worst Experience in College Ever” Well, all this happened a few years ago, when I was studying Interior Design in one of the most recognized school in Puerto Rico. I had these unique teacher/professor/principal, that was the most arrogant and selfish person I ever meet. He was (maybe he still) so disrespectful with everyone including me. I’m not the kind of person that shuts up to receive a disrespectful commentary about my person or my work when I know that I did my best...

    English-language films, Robert Venturi, Royal Rumble 588  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Worst Days of My Life

    The worst days of my life The worst days of my life involved a passage of my life where I thought I was losing my mother. My mum means the whole world to me, and when she had this unfortunate accident, I felt my world collapsing all around me. It was back in December 1996 and the weather was horrible and absolutely freezing. There were small showers of snow as I was going to school. My day at school was coming to an end and I couldn’t be more than happy to go home. I was waiting outside for...

    Coming out, Family 895  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Worst Day of My Life

    2011 English-111 The Worst Day of My Life As I lie here looking up at the ceiling, unable to move, I think to myself that this could be the worst day of my life. As I try to think about how I got here I begin to put the pieces together and I realize what happened to me. This day was like any other day of my life. It was such a pretty day, the sun was shining, the sky was blue, a perfect day for a summer birthday party. My nephew was turning four years of age, so my brother was throwing him...

    Car seat, Ceiling, English-language films 1026  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Best Holiday

    travelling around the whole world would be a dream come true. There are so many places I want to visit. I have been in 8 countries. One of them is England. I want to tell you about that trip, because it was a dream holiday. The trip lasted for 4 days. It was a girl trip, only me and my mum. We had to take the coast bus to Haugesund very early at the morning. We arrived Haugesund airport and took the plain to Stansted airport in London. I was very excited and had huge expectations because I had heard...

    Bed and breakfast, Elaine Benes, Haugesund 1325  Words | 3  Pages

  • A Holiday

    celebrating, goin for tuition and best of all, vacations! In myy case, a holiday I would never forget is a fruitful one I expereinced five years ago, where my family I spent six days in the land of K-Pop and ' kimchi '- Korea. Finally, after ages of waiting, our family arrived in beautiful Korea. Stepping out of the plane, we could feel the chilly weather to our bones. Never experiencing that kind of weather, my siblings and I were totally excited. Passing through immigration and baggage...

    Dissociative identity disorder, Hotel, Korean cuisine 1190  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Best Day Ever

    Name Teacher Comp 1 Octdate My best day ever “Breath Jessica, just breath and give me one more big push.” The doctor said to me as I try to push my baby out. Moments later we hear it, my baby crying alerting the world that she is here. The birth of my daughter was long and exhausting. Joseph and I had stayed out late the night before not realizing what we were in for the next morning. As we crawled into bed that night I remember talking to the little baby in my belly asking for her to stay strong...

    Caesarean section, Childbirth, Debut albums 959  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Worst Day of my Life

     It started out as a great summer day with my band class. Than all of a sudden something happened that has not happened in 16 years while the class was on a trip. What had happened had ruined everyone’s day of fun. In June of 2011, we went to Kings Island to have a fun day before school started back up in August. We had planned to be there until 10pm. We split up into small groups and did our different things. I was walking around with my best friend, Taylor. We went and rode the Vortex, which...

    2004 albums, A Boot and a Shoe, American films 1019  Words | 3  Pages

  • Holiday

    Holiday 1) a time of rest from work, school etc [= vacation American English] 2) a period of time when you travel to another place for pleasure [= vacation American English] 3) a day fixed by law on which people do not have to go to work or school. E.g.The 4th of July is a national holiday in the US. 4) the holiday season, the holidays a) American English-the period between Thanksgiving and New Year b) British English-the period in the summer when most people take a holiday ...

    Bible, Christianity, Christmas 857  Words | 3  Pages

  • Math: My Worst Subject

    Math is not my best subject. I would go as far to say that at times, I HATE MATH. Don't get me wrong, I use math every day. At work, I have to turn fractions into decimals. I can figure out my change at the store. I am even getting through this Stats class. I just wish I knew exactly why I don't like math. It might be because it seems like such a foreign language to me. I can remember when I started learning math. I used to sit in my class and use my chisel and rock slate to carve the numbers...

    Foreign language, Form of the Good, Intelligence 1423  Words | 4  Pages

  • Holiday

    Devin Greenlaw 3/2/13 2nd Period Love the Holiday (Billie Holiday Report) Born Eleanora Fagan on April 7, 1915 in Philadelphia, PA; the amazing jazz vocalist never imagined she was going to become one of the biggest jazz musicians of all time. Rose Primarily in Baltimore, MD with her mother, Sady Fagan, who gave birth to Billie at the age of nineteen. Billie was raised primarily with her mother. Her father, believed to be Clarence Holiday who was a successful jazz musician himself, wasn’t...

    Benny Goodman, Billie Holiday, Jazz 900  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Favourite Holiday Destination

    My Favourite Holiday Destination I have been to several places around the world, Mumbai and Goa in India, Paris in France, Hamburg in Germany, Rome and Venice in Italy, Vatican City, Singapore, Hong Kong, Melbourne and Sydney in Australia but my personal favourite is the Brisbane-Gold Coast trip which also happens to be in Australia. I liked it very much since Gold Coast had 2 huge theme parks and an amazing water park. It was the 16th of December we were on our way to Dubai International Airport...

    Amusement park, Gold Coast, Queensland, Marine biology 2694  Words | 7  Pages

  • The Worst Disease That You Could Ever Get

    At first when this assignment was presented to us I planned to write something about the worst disease anyone could get. At first a lot of diseases came into my mind. I thought about cancer, AIDS, ulcers, thalassemia etc. But as I was surfing the net in order to find more information about one of those diseases I realized that there were so many diseases that were even worse than the ones I thought. I had had the chance to hear about some of them but when I read more about them I realized that...

    Cancer, Connective tissue, Disease 1051  Words | 3  Pages

  • Was King John Really the Worst King Ever?

    Was King John really the worst king ever? The question as to whether King John was really the worst king ever, stills seems to be a topic of much controversy amongst historians, as they have not yet come to an exact decision on which side of the argument to deem as the truth. Some people believe that King John is to be blamed for the fate that he suffered because of certain decisions he made and brought himself to his state in the society through his actions; however, those who disagree, claim...

    Baron, Edward I of England, Henry III of England 1773  Words | 4  Pages

  • Over Coming the Worst Day of My Life

    Coming the Worst Day of My Life The worst day of my life was the day I learned that my father died. Overcoming the difficulty imposed by that tremendous loss made me stop and think about what life is really about. In the six years sense I have overcome many obstacles. I have learned and experienced things I never thought possible. I remember the absolute worst day of my life the day was Friday, July 20 2007. It was a day that started out as an ordinary day like usual. That was until my grandmother...

    By the Way, Debut albums, Grade 2815  Words | 7  Pages

  • Where My World Began

    Where My World Began My first home for many years. This land comes rarer to me as the day goes by. Forever changing the knowledge I had once gained. My corner of the world, where I have formed myself unique from all else. A place with spectacular monument. An environment that has filled me with joy, yet still fills with anger from time to time. This is my place in the world, my corner of Canada. There are many lands which have been described as similar to mine. A land with...

    2008 albums, Bee Gees, Earth 539  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Holidays

    The Holidays The meaning of holidays is essentially a time we embark moments and share time with love one’s. In the United Sates, holidays are a very superior time that many of us embrace. Many can think back on holidays that they’ve encountered and recollect favorable moments. For many, it is the time of the year when people seem to grasp inside of one another and distinguish the best of things. Clearly, to some amount the “holiday season” gives people a sense of pleasure...

    All Saints, All Souls' Day, Christmas 659  Words | 4  Pages

  • A Disappointing Holiday 1

    A Disappointing Holiday Have you ever experienced a holiday trip that you yearned for long, which turned out to be a disappointment? Well, I did. I am an employee who had been working continuously like a ticking clock for five years in the hectic world of Singapore. It was then, I decided to pamper myself for a holiday trip and break away from the air-conditioned office. While I was pondering over which destination I am heading for, I came upon an advertisement on the television...

    Cleanliness, Hygiene, I Decided 834  Words | 3  Pages

  • Worst Job

    WR 121 Jill Rupert Essay 2 Have you ever thought about the possibility of which job is worse, one in service such as a fast food restaurant, or one that requires manual labor, such as in picking or processing vegetables or digging ditches? The worse job between the two is manual labor. Manual labor is the worse job any one can have as it varies it can be at times indoor or outdoor job, construction, carpentry, farming, fruit picking, factory work, and much move. Most manual labor jobs require...

    Economics, Employment, Health care 1037  Words | 2  Pages

  • Billie Holiday

    The lady that sings the blues was known as Billie Holiday or Lady Day to many. Billie Holiday was the greatest female jazz singer in American history. Billie started out as a young girl who, like her idols of Bessie Smith and Louis Armstrong turned whatever material she was given into a piece of art of her own. Billie Holiday stated “I hate straight singing. I have to change a tune to my own way of doing it. That’s all I know.” Billie Holiday sang as if she knew her music had so much emotional...

    Abel Meeropol, Benny Goodman, Billie Holiday 1030  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Holiday

    Almost all of the form 5 students will do their revision during the Hari Raya holidays. They worry about their SPM examination and their future. But, it doesn’t work for me. I had spent my time with my family, friends and the computer. The meaning of a holiday in my opinion is an authority of rest for everyone to have a vacation. So, I left out all my stress and enjoyed my Hari Raya holidays. My father had decided to celebrate this Hari Raya at Georgetown, Penang. We prepared ourselves early...

    Penang, Penang Hill, Snake 429  Words | 2  Pages

  • My Worst Dream Had Came True

    In my English course at Gogebic Community College I have been asked to write a non-fictional essay. The topic of the essay was left somewhat up to me, but it was outlined that I was to write about a major life experience; something that had helped form and contour the morals and ethics of the person I have become today. This is not the first time I have been assigned or asked to write about my life, particularly a “life-changing” experience, although this is the longest narrative piece of work...

    English-language films, Family, Father 1067  Words | 3  Pages

  • A Disappointing Holiday

    cool breeze swept through my hair, making me shiver with excitement. I arched my neck to take full view of the breathtaking beauty of Eiffel Tower, which towered above me like some iron giant. It was such a lovely day. The melodious chime of the twittering birds filled me with glee. The sun too, it seemed, was in a playful mood, playing hide and seek behind the fluffy clouds. “Trrring trrring!” The telephone rang all of a sudden; bringing me out of the scenic beauties my mind was roaming in. ...

    Eiffel Tower, Mind, Paris 658  Words | 3  Pages

  • Holiday

    Case Study on Business Ethics: Holiday Cheer or Ethical Dilemma? Williams had joined Star Corporation, one of the leading consumer electronics company, only a few days back as the Purchase Manager and he was going through the employees conduct manual. He was attracted by the clause, prohibiting acceptance of gifts by the employees of the purchase department. It read as follows: “Purchase department employees shall not accept gifts from vendors. This is to ensure that no vendor is given any...

    Accept, Giving 773  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Holiday

    Everybody loves holiday because during our holiday we can have some fun and relax. During holiday we get enough time to travel, play and indulge in our hobbies. Now I would like to tell you about my holiday trip with my beloved family. Our destination is Gold Coast, Australia. I had always dreamed about going to Australia since im in standard 6. One boring and eventless day, I heard mom shouting “ Luqman! We are going to GOLD COAST AUSTRALIA !”. I could not believe what I just heard. I asked her...

    Australia, Australian dollar, Economy of Australia 491  Words | 2  Pages

  • The worst birthday ever

    I Honors 15 September 2014 The Worst Birthday Ever I’ve had my fair-share of bad birthdays, but there is one that tops them all by a long shot. In order to understand the happenings in the story to come, you must know a few things. My younger brother, Austin, had been sick a few days prior to this particular day. Austin had a high fever, a cough, and a drippy nose. Worst, or best of all, depending on how you look at it, he was constantly sleeping! By nature, my mother was worried about him. She...

    9-1-1, Bathroom, Bathtub 708  Words | 2  Pages

  • My (Not So Unique) Holiday Family Traditions

    because I couldn’t think of one tradition off the top of my head that was special and unique to my family. I sat there and wondered, should I tell the truth and reveal the fact that my family doesn’t have any traditions? Should I make one up and fake my way through the entire thing just to get a good grade? Should I take someone else’s family tradition and call it my own? As you can probably tell, I was completely stuck. I feel as though my family traditions are ones that are shared with other families...

    African American, African people, Black church 1038  Words | 3  Pages

  • Example of Dialogue "Holiday Making in Britain"

    Exam Dialogue №1 Holiday Making in Great Britain Gv: Excuse me, is this seat free? May I sit down here? Ul: Sure. Sit down, please. Gv: So, is this your first visit to England? Ul: Yes! It’s my first time here. Gv: Where have you already been in England? Ul: I went to London a couple of weeks ago. And there I saw an advertisement about Youth Hostel Association and decided to joint it immediately. Gv: Wow!!! That’s great. And I’ve been a member of YHA for 2 years. Ul: Do you like traveling...

    Backpacking, British people, English people 1166  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Worst Job Ever

    The Worst Job Ever I wake up early to a loud alarm clock telling me it's time to start another day. I groan, roll over, and try to get another ten minutes rest in. I proceed to make my coffee, and then wishfully glance at the calendar to see if its any closer to Friday. All this stalling and frustration is due to the fact I despise my job. I work in Podiatry, and it's not what you would expect. A doctors office job with benefits and weekends off? Not here. You would think getting a degree...

    2000s British television series, Ciara, Doctor 688  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Best Worst Trip Ever

    The Best Worst Trip Ever. I’ve never been a fan of road trips very much, but when it involves getting a free car, who could say no? It all had started with me visiting my family in Las Vegas. My grandpa’s best friend loved the fact that I was going into the Navy, and as a graduation present, felt I had deserved a car. So my dad had agreed to go on the road trip from Nevada, to Michigan, with me. A two day trip he wanted to make it, but my dad and I have never had the greatest luck. I had felt that...

    Aerosmith, Debut albums, Driving 845  Words | 2  Pages

  • my worst day

    ✪WORST DAY EVERMy worst day ever was when I tipped my dads motorcycle over on accident. I haven’t seen him in months so I thought it would be a good idea to see him, my thoughts wrong. My grandma dropped me off at his house and we talked about his house improvements and stuff. I guess dad got tired of the conversation and ended it quickly, but then again grandma does tend to talk a lot. Dad and me went inside to cook dinner while grandma drove off. Dad was preparing the flat iron steak while...

    Automobile, Debut albums, Family 661  Words | 2  Pages

  • My Holiday

    Assignment 1: Writing a descriptive paragraph using the words: touch, smell, hearing, taste and vision. My Holiday On New Year’s Eve of 2012, my family and I went to Bokor Mountain Resort. On the way up to the top of the mountain, I can sense many things. First of all, I can see many huge trees, beautiful flowers alongside the road; especially, the view of the sea and houses in Kampot Province that I could see from the top. I was very excited to be so closed to the nature. Secondly, when I opened...

    Celsius, Countdown, Family 769  Words | 2  Pages

  • Worst Vacation Ever

    Carrie Kuhn 8th Period Worst Vacation Ever The car peeled off the interstate, and on to a four laned road. I could tell right away this vacation would be worse than I thought it would be. But what can you expect from a cabin in family-friendly Gattlinburg, Tennessee. Everywhere you looked, you could find a run down, color faded themed mini golf park. You could ...

    Automobile, Walking 569  Words | 2  Pages

  • My Worst and Best Day

    Nelson Moncion Professor Frank ENC 1101 My Best and Worst Day There always comes a time in your life where you could vividly distinguish your most best memorable day as well as your worst and saddest. In many cases those are times in your life which you will forever keep with you as long as you live and will remain as your top two until something better and worst happens in your life. My best day as of now would have to be the day of my graduation. I have never had that feeling of being so...

    2006 albums, 2006 in music, Dog 774  Words | 2  Pages

  • Golden Week Holiday – A Hope of Happiness

    Golden Week Holiday – A Hope of Happiness The golden week holiday in China nowadays is the annual 7-day holiday beginning around Oct 1st, the National Day. During the holiday people in China prefer to travel around the country or abroad to have them relaxed, away from the stressful work. However, years by years, what we have seen during this vacation is not fun and relaxation, which is expected at the beginning, but complaints about the crowds of people, cars stuck on the expressways, etc. As...

    Beijing, China Daily, Holiday 871  Words | 3  Pages

  • The day that changed my life

    The Day That Changed My Life On August 8, 2009 I woke up like any other day, not knowing that it was going to be the worst day of my life. As soon as I cracked my eyes, my hand went to my phone to check a variety of things including my Facebook, my text messages, and my instant messages. I was hoping to see a message from my boyfriend, Lucas. Three months prior to this day, my boyfriend’s best friend, Michael, had died in a motorcycle accident. As long as I had known the two of them, they...

    Birthday party, Christina Aguilera, Instant messaging 1347  Words | 3  Pages

  • Worst Nightmare

    Jennifer Tomski Worst Nightmare This foreign room surrounds me with darkness, and loneliness along with determination fills me. It has been two days since I’ve first been trapped in here with no food, water or light and I worry that this will be how I die. I remember the moment before we were taken, happy and refreshed relaxing on newly cut grass of the public park. We laughed about our fears of spiders and getting caught in their thin and transparent webs. We told stories of school while sipping...

    2006 singles, 2007 singles, Billboard Hot Country Songs number-one singles 1936  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Perfect Holiday

    Today is my birthday and I'm on holiday with my parents. We had been on the plane for three hours, then we had been on what seemed to be the longest journey ever, to the ski-resort in the French Alps. As I went downstairs to breakfast, I looked out of the windows and saw the mountains beaming at me. I felt the butterflies fluttering in my stomach. Mum and Dad were already eating breakfast, Mum had orange juice, apparently she's on another diet. "Happy Birthday Anna" they cheered in unison. I had...

    Family, Father, Mother 989  Words | 4  Pages

  • TV: The Worst Invention Ever?

    TV: The Worst Invention Ever? Nowadays, TV has become a necessary part of people’s daily life. Some people believe that TV is destroying our society and is the worst invention ever. There is no denying that TV does have some drawbacks to society. For instance, watching too many TV shows wastes people’s time and hurts their eyes. In addition, broadcasting many diversions on TV can make people’s mind more superficial rather than reading books to do self-improvement. What’s worse, exaggerating actual...

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