Exam Room Essay

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It was 8:00AM and I was walking to school earlier than usual, as I wanted to be there earlier so I could thoroughly go over my notes, and get all the information I need in my head for the exam. For each step I took, I tried to mentally keep some vital information imprinted in my brain. I sought after achieving an A grade in this exam, as I had studied long and hard for 2 weeks. The sizzling sun was scorching on my neck and I felt unbelievably drowsy. Thankfully this late wore off. Once I arrived at the school, I realised that even though I left home early to arrive on time, I was on the verge of being late. I rushed inside the school hall, and ran down the long vacant hall until I reached the exam room. As I entered the classroom, I became momentarily blinded by the bright classroom lights. Yet as my eyes adjusted, I wished the lights had done a permanent job on them. The sight before me was more depressing and agonizing than any I have ever before seen. Half a dozen desks were scattered uneasily around the room. I stopped for what felt like a period of 30 seconds to acknowledge the fact that I would be stranded in this room for the next 2 hours. The impassive invigilator glared at me, and stated that I was late in a foul manner. She assigned me to my seat, which fortunately enough was facing a blank wall directly below the flickering lights which would no doubt trouble me during the test. The walls were completely and utterly dull, as all previous posters and artwork on them were removed due to the examinations taking place. I would have never thought that just by merely removing a few posters and artwork that a room could be drained of its liveliness. I took a good look around the classroom, and each other student was seated in an appalling manner around the disorganized classroom. There were roughly 5 students in the class, all of which were seated
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