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    no one did. Keondrane’ and Kei’Amber chose to leave Destiny and go back to their house, hopefully, she would show up in the morning. The girls are halfway home and are furious at the fact that Destiny is nowhere to be found. Kei’Amber hears her phone going off and when she looks at her phone sees that the call is from the police station. Both of the girls were confused, because they left the party before the cops started arresting people. Kei’Amber answers her phone and puts it on speaker, they hear Destiny crying. The girls confused, asked Destiny what happened and why is she at the police station. Keondrane’ told me what happened was that Destiny decided to leave the party to go to some guy’s house to hang out. According to Destiny’s story, people were talking outside by a fire when a gang of guys showed up. Destiny explained that the gang of guys wanted to fight and were not leaving until they got to fight someone. The man Destiny was with decided to be the one to fight the other guy. Both of the guys faced each other and the fight started, but the other guy was losing so he pulled out a gun. Everyone ran in a panic towards the house, while people were running somebody called the…

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    James, Henry. “The Story of a Year.” The Atlantic, Atlantic Media Company, www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/1865/03/the-story-of-a-year/308744/. Accessed 4 Sept. 2017. Henry James is a renowned author who wrote about the transatlantic culture. His main theme is about the clash between the naive energy of the New World against the old degradation of the Old World. His ideas can be seen in “The Story of a Year,” which is a short story about John Ford and his fiancee Lizzie Crowe. After being…

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    Year 11: A Short Story

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    It's my first day back at school since the incident; and my first day of Year 12 in college. As if that wasn't enough to be worrying about, I have to try and keep up with my coursework, despite missing the last two months of Year 11. I would have liked to leave school after my GCSEs, but I wasn't focused enough as I had missed so much school, and in the end my mum forced me to stay on and do my A-levels, much to my discontent. My older sister, Nina, passed her A-levels with flying colours two…

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    School Year Short Story

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    It’s the last day of the school year! The kids and teachers could not be happier! It’s the begging of the summer of “1991” the best decade people say, the 90s. I lived in San Jose ca. You did it, you graduated kindergarten! Moving on up too first grade. It was time to celebrate. Mom and dad say; let’s go to Red Lobster. Sitting outside on the wooden benches, waiting for the table to be ready. That’s by the big lobster tank. The lobsters swimming around in it just waiting for the next person to…

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    Love Hurts Sticks and stones will break your bones, but words will break you. My story of verbal abuse, and how it changed me for the better. 2. The Stolen Year My first love changed my life forever. How the year where I first felt love seems like it never belonged to me. 3. Silent Heartbreak An inside look at verbal abuse and it’s effects on a girl not too different than you. I am a student. I am a daughter. I am a music lover. I am a niece. I am a world traveller. I am a…

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    23 years and Etc. I let the dog the side door. It’s cold and the sun went down an hour age it’s pretty dark. It's still alive outside. It's never dead silent in Chicago it's always full of life. I'm sure that why I moved back I don’t what the media says it's not as bad as everyone says. I'm not even all the way down the block when my phone rings. I know who it is and I know I can't let a cornered worry even more if I don’t pick up. "Hello" I think she could tell I was getting annoyed with the…

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    I am writing a story about After Twenty years and this is in (first person)I felt the chilly gusts of the wind and a taste of the rain.I saw a guy and he was spinning his club around.The guy with the club walked with a bit of swagger.Later that night i saw a guy who leaned on the hardware store with an unlighted cigar.The man with the unlighted cigar pulled out a match a lit the cigar. Jimmy Wells and i were raised in New York i thought of him and i like two brothers.I could not drag…

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    What the hell is he doing here?! Five years. Five years since we last spoke. Five years since he last said my name. Five years since he broke off a relationship that was undeniably love. At least, that is what I told myself before he shattered my heart and left me to decompose on the ground beneath him. Five years, and I spent every second of it trying to piece myself together, trying to revitalize the poisoned ruins he so kindly rampaged through. I only recovered from these injuries a year…

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    elements in his stories. Marquez uses different elements of magical realism in order to form a story that addresses different aspect that is most difficult and meaningful to the real world. In Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s novel, Love in the Time of Cholera magical realism is quite used in some elements. Love in the Time of Cholera could be argued as a magical realism novel in some way not completely. It has those aspects that are related to magical realism in a way. Through these different aspects…

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    This is a short story was written by, Sherman Alexie, it is a story of an Indian boy going through various school years. This story is told in first person by a character named Victor. The author purposely made the story into sections so that the story only tells influence parts of his life, this is used to inform the audience about his education and how it was filled with racism from fellow classmates and teachers. The author incorporates imagery in his story to give the audience a look as to…

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