“Why I’m optimistic about our nation’s future”
Tragedies such as Hurricane Katrina, the Oklahoma tornados, and 9/11 really test the strength of our country. There is never a problem that we Americans cannot overcome. Our nation is full of brilliant people who are such help to our nation. Every day our country is evolving and the possibilities are endless. Technology today is so far advanced and with the help of our younger generation, we will keep moving forward.
There are natural disasters that occur when the human spirit shows fortitude. Strong hearts and helping hands lift others. There are other hands that have brought great strength to out nation. These are our veterans that have fought for our freedom.
There have been combat soldiers who we really appreciate. However, there are some veterans who have never been deployed, but have been strength in building upon our nation. A veteran I know personally is Frank Jerez. He joined to serve our country and defend our way of life. In the words of Frank, training was hard physically and mentally. His past actions have shown me that trough hard work and dedication we can overcome our past tragedies.
Careers such as doctors, social workers, criminal justice, and firefighters are a great help to our country. Doctors are innovating new methods to cure different diseases. With today’s technology, everything is possible. Every day justice is being served which creates a safer community for our people. This gives us hope and confidence to move on with our daily lives.
There are always good things to look forward to in our future. We can never let hard times se us back. Without optimism, we will never give ourselves a chance to see the possibilities that we can overcome and achieve. Without anything to look forward to, it is easier to give up than to keep trying. With no hope, we set...
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