Northwood’s Park Middle School in Jacksonville

1578 Words May 19th, 2011 7 Pages
Ok so the beginning of my eight grade year at Northwood’s Park Middle in Jacksonville. The student board got the whole class together for a trip to Kings Dominion in Deswell, Virginia. We did a bunch of fundraisers because aint nobody have the money like hat. But anyway we had just got a new principle and she wanted everybody to bond so we planned this trip. I remember seeing the big busses you know with the TV’s and bathroom. It was off the chain; that was the first time any of us was about to ride in one and everybody was ready. Before leaving Jacksonville we stopped to Wal-Mart so everybody could rack up on what they wanted so we wouldn’t have to stop but for gas or something. After everybody got done getting what they wanted we got …show more content…
I knew at that moment I was going to die and there would nothing me or anybody else could do. After all I was strapped down like my life depended on it and now I know why. God why did I let my friends convince me to go on a ride they had just built. We were all most to the very top and I was on the 1st row. My life started flashing before my eyes and I looked to my friends and told them that I loved them and sorry for beating some of them up. And that if I didn’t make it to tell my mom’s I loved her too. All they did was laugh but I was dead serious I don’t want to die like that you know. Here we go the clicking stopped and we were about to go down at a 90 degree angle; I’m looking at death straight in the face. The man on the intercom says we should all should stretch our arms out like were flying. I think I was probably the only one on the stupid ride that didn’t have their arms out. No mine were locked on my little hand bar; my hands started hurting I was holding it so tight. Down we go and I swear I was cussing in Swahili, English, pig Latin all that. We went into all types of swirls, back up, went up then did a batman turn and it put us on our back and we were looking at the sky. I hated it so much but that wasn’t nothing compared to what I was about to go through. We were just cruising but something to me to look up ahead. There was this tunnel and then it takes you under water but threes fire right
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