After The First Death
Today I’m going to write a essay about a story called After The First Death, this old book was published in 1979. The author of the story is Robert Cormier. The main Character is a 16 year old terrorist called Miro, other important characters are Artkin he is a very dark and dangerous man, also a young bus driver called Kate and the last one is called Ben Marchand he is the one who is telling most of the story. The setting of the story is in a boarding school and also in Fort Delta Massachusetts which was a secrete government agency that Bens dad worked in.
The story begins with a boy that is called Ben Marchand who kept saying he has a tunnel in his chest. The boys father is a general and that’s why he eventually ends up on the bridge and there a bullet causes that tunnel in his chest. The story all happened on a Railroad Bridge when two terrorist captures a bus full of children under the age of six and keeps all of theme as hostels. They did that because they want to get tem million dollars and release some prisoners, and reliving of a secrete government organization. The name of the two terrorist are Artkin he was the leader of the operation the other terrorist was Miro the main character of this story. Miro assignment was to kill the bus driver, but when the bus arrived the driver was suppose to be a man but it was a girl that girls name was Kate. Artkin decided to let the girl live because she might be useful later. Kate just got scared and urinates her pants because she has a weak bladder.
After the incident Artkin brought a bag full of candies for the children the candy had some kind of drug that when the kids ate the drug the children will fall asleep and not cry and panic while they both hijacking the bus. Unfortunately one of the little six year old boy called Kevin Mcmann died because he had an allergic reaction to the drug or his heart wasn’t healthy. The rest of the kids were...