No.1 100 WC Week#11 - Saoirse ( My favourite )
“What was the war like Grandpa?”
“We leaped out of our dugouts and ran as fast as our legs could carry us, like a blind man I ran, stumbling and shooting anywhere towards our enemies. The deafening sound of thousands of machine guns blasted up ahead. I saw men drop to their knees beside me. And then all of a sudden a searing pain shot through my body and the world went silent all around me. All that I could hear was my gasps and the sound of my heart thumping in my head.”
” It’s difficult remembering what you want to forget”
No.2 100 WC Week# 10 - Saoirse Showcased
It was nearing the end of Autumn and a carpet of multicolored leaves lay on the ground. I kicked them high into the air and watched them fall like confetti all around me.
I sprinted , I could hear their feet thudding the ground behind me and shouting. But whatever they were shouting was blocked out by the sound of my heart thumping in my head. My wellies were slowing me down so I yanked them off. Light Bulb!
The bullies reached the lake just in time to see a pair of wellies disappear below the surface of the water.
No.3 100 WC Week#6
I cowered in the corner of the basket. I had always been afraid of heights. My Dad had a huge hot air balloon and he took tourists on it to see Ireland from a birds eye-view. And he had decided it would be nice for me to see what his job was like.
” Come on Charlie take a look over the edge ” he said
I heaved myself up and looked over the edge of the basket. Looking down, I was surprised to see the beautiful countryside. But then the ground started spinning and I began to feel sick. I clutched the side of the basket, but suddenly I was tumbling towards the ground……………………..