The last train journey during the last Durga Puja vacation remains fresh in my mind. The journey remained important for the reason that it was a rare opportunity for me in student life. The half yearly examination was to be held after the holidays as per the notification. The news brought cheer and
4) The house in which I lived before was near the railway station. Trains used to pass by at regular intervals and I had become so familiar with their sound and sight that I took little interest in them. It never occurred to me that I might make a journey by train
Journey by train during peak hours especially for a regular commuter can be a typical experience and one gets so used to it that one can almost predict what happens next.
People…people everywhere, some orderly, some pushing, some but all moving towards a destination like beings possessed.
Hill Toy train from Pathankot - Jawalamukhi- Kangra- Palampur -Joginder Nagar
This beautiful meter gauge train service starts from Pathankot and ends at Joginder Nagar. There are several trains' starts at different times. All trains starts from Pathankot and some of them goes till the last point at
Now, on reaching the station the problem of purchasing the tickets seemed to be a difficult one. In order to have an idea of the difficulties of a second class journey, we intended to travel by second class. We found line , two of us stood in the line and it was with great difficulty that ten ticket
A TRAIN JOURNEY ! An inspiration for a struggle for human rights and evolution of an ideology
Today I ‘m going to narrate few incidents that happened with Mahatma Gandhi in a train in south
Africa and in India that made him fight against racism and human rights.
Gandhiji left t
There is only train plying from X to Y, I had no other choice. The line is a narrow gauge. It passed through farming country and it mainly carried farm produce, although passengers were often using it too. At every station on the way to be loaded and unloaded involving much shunting which...
Train 664 leaves Thirtieth Street Station bound for New York City at 10:55. Concurrently, Train 663 leaves the station, headed for Harrisburg.
Both trains are, confusingly, called The Keystone.
If Mark and I have tickets for Train 664 because we plan to celebrate his 58th birthday with...
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Au pair life in France
1. Packing up:
That day after I have confirmed our agreement with the family, I quickly told my parents that I finally got a chance !!! I would like to go there as soon as possible, so we talked over the dinner. Next morning I started checking the cheapest flights...
Journey's come in many different forms, some being lengthy in duration while others may be just hours long. On occasion, one's path to self-knowledge may be found in doing the same things as one used to do in a whole new environment and finding that the ways of the past are inadequate for the ways
Journey to the Midwest: The German Immigration
Many German immigrants in 1901 risked everything for a dream of better things in America and the promise of freedom and wealth. Although, when they arrived many realized that the streets were not paved with gold as they had believed, but rather filth
The paper and diagram below describe the typical progression a child makes through a state welfare system. Each figure in the diagram below links to a specific decision point described in the paper, which begins immediately after the diagram.
This chart provides a model, which highlights typical d
The Catcher in the Rye, by Jerome David Salinger, reveals the hardships that teenagers endure as they mature and enter adulthood. In this novel, Holden Caulfield, a sixteen-year -old who has been kicked out of several schools, undergoes a gamut of problems. First, at the beginning of the novel, it i
A Heroic Journey of Love
The protagonist of Eudora Welty's "A Worn Path" is Phoenix Jackson. Phoenix is a poor, elderly, African-American woman whose overwhelming love for her only grandson drives her to overcome many obstacles throughout the story. Along her journey, Phoenix's character is revea
Jing Mei's Journey
Amy Tan's "A Pair Of Tickets" is about Jing Mei, a daughter of a Chinese immigrant who is on a journey to find her identity and to understand her mother. This journey is about her relationship with her mother, and also a journey of self-awareness, uncovering the truth of where
Platform four', this was written in yellow, bold writing, on the screen, for the train to Scarborough. The steep secluded stairs were ageing over the years. I descended down the steps which were black and slimy. As I approached the platform I noticed there was queer silence there wasn't a soul
In History, we have always learned about heroes, leaders, and people who made accomplishments that in a way have changed the world. We live for what others have done. Any courageous step taken by an individual in order to achieve a goal, a belief, and seek for a right, comes only from
Life is full of journeys. Life itself is a journey, from birth to death. A journey has a starting point and a destiny. Some journeys, we choose to take, but others, we're forced to take. By the way LIFE is a journey that we were all forced to take. Has any of our mothers asked us, before they c