The quiz countdown had really made a drastic change to all our brains. The rusted synapses of general knowledge became busy after the crazy preparations for count down. The lethargic papers resting in the tables once, started to be the most cherished papers for all the participants. The prelims had brought up great tension to all of us and made all our legs has ten to google and news channels.
. The morning of the great day- which was basically the prelims, the atmosphere was filled with completely famous personalities, recent affairs, governments latest actions and sensational news. People came from this end of the corridor to the other with their hands intending to have the day’s newspaper. Finally, the prelims started. All the participants were clasping their hands and were trying to make their last prayers. After they received the paper, each participant had their eyes popping out with astonishment. They crushed their brain like time to answer the question. Then it was time to hand over the papers. After the aunty had walked out, the air was filled with exciting voices eagerly discussing the answer and getting a sigh of relief after they come to know their answers are right. From on appeared at their faces when they came to know they were apparently innocent.
A little while later, we came to know that the prelims we had before wasmock- it made all go red. Then all of them attended the actual prelims – this time a bit wisely with tips which would make it easier. After a while the results had arrived and the finalists were going mad to know they are attending the finals. Next day, the audience could not control the excitement. In fact, I was the part of the finals. The audience squealed and let out weird noises when they want to answer the questions. The contestants had a good time and each answer they gave made them move forward. The rapid round made all the answers quick, the answers slipped out of their mouth swiftly. The finals came to an end. The participants had a jovial time and didn’t brood.
Hamritha – Grade 5