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Title :

Write a story using the title, ‘The Cancellation’

Essay type:

Narrative Writing

0500 22


Cambridge IGCSE

February/March 2019

Once upon a time, there was a young woman named Emma who had been eagerly awaiting the day of her long-planned vacation for months. She had saved up every penny she could, and had even taken time off work for the trip.

Emma had planned the perfect getaway to a tropical island, complete with white sandy beaches, crystal clear waters, and a luxurious resort to stay in. But just as she was about to leave for the airport, she received a call from the travel agency that would change everything.

"I'm sorry, Ms. Emma, but due to unforeseen circumstances, we have to cancel your vacation," said the agent on the other end of the line. Emma's heart sank as she listened to the agent explain that the resort had experienced severe damage from a recent storm and would not be able to accommodate guests for the foreseeable future.

"This can't be happening," Emma thought to herself, feeling a wave of disappointment and frustration wash over her. She couldn't believe that all her hard work and planning had been for nothing.

Feeling defeated, Emma called her best friend, Sarah, to tell her the bad news. Sarah, who had been looking forward to the vacation as much as Emma, was just as disappointed. But, she didn't let Emma wallow in her disappointment for too long.

"Come on, Emma, we'll find something else to do. Let's make the best of it," said Sarah, trying to cheer her up.

Emma, reluctantly agreed and decided to make the best of the situation. After some research and brainstorming, Emma and Sarah decided to take a road trip across the country instead. They planned out their route, made reservations, and set off on an adventure they never would have had if the original vacation had not been canceled.

As they drove through picturesque landscapes, met new people, and had unexpected experiences, Emma realized that sometimes things don't go as planned, but that doesn't mean the end of the world. In fact, it can lead to even greater things. She learned that it's important to not get too attached to a specific outcome and to be open to new possibilities and opportunities.

From that day on, Emma learned to embrace the unexpected and to always look for the silver lining, even in the darkest of clouds. She realized that sometimes, the cancellation of one thing, can lead to an even better outcome.

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