Kiana Rae Baruela
“All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” Walt Disney I have never taken the time to think about what I wanted to be. This is not until I was about 7th grade. I realized that I wanted to be a successful person. I want to be known for achieving my goals. After hearing all the great stories of how people are changing the world every day, I have been inspired to be one of them. Looking at their faces and how proud they look and what they accomplished warms my heart. I hope that someday I will have that face and memory to look back on. Maybe I’ll even be able to tell the story to my grandkids. The quote by Walt Disney states that if you have a dream, it will come true as long as you have the courage to make them possible. Everyone wants to leave behind a legacy. Not just any legacy but a good legacy. A legacy could be for their high school career. It also could be a legacy that they leave for when they retire from their job. Perhaps a legacy left for when they leave to join the man upstairs. Their legacy could be anything, but it reflects on them and their actions. As for me, I hope that my legacy that I leave behind is the loving, humble, intelligent woman who always thinks about others before herself.
My dream is to someday join the United States Air Force. Every day someone around the world risks their life just for us. They not only care about themselves but also about the country. To me, that takes a whole lot of courage to do. They fought for us with no hesitation as to the consequences that would occur. Could you imagine how they feel knowing that they can’t just go to the mall on a Saturday afternoon? They can’t enjoy the ability of being able to take a nap after a hard day’s work. They have a duty and they are 110% committed to it and I’m willing to commit as well!
So far in my high school career, I’ve tried my hardest to do exceedingly well in my academics. The Air Force consists of a lot of...
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