• My son, Khalil
    Christmas day, December 25th. In the year of 2010, I was given my special gift four days later, and that gift was my son, Khalil Gatewood. That day, after spending over sixteen long, anxious hours in labor, I met the guy of my dreams; the person that I knew I would be giving the world to. Until that day, after...
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  • Josalyn Papers
    The Day I Lost My Dad What are some things that make people change their life forever? The day I lost my dad changed my life forever and I will never imagine this would happen to my dad but sometimes the good one’s always get took to God hands first. This is clearly evident that when you losing someone...
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  • She Could Only Suspect
    Pelayo 1 Silvia Pelayo Professor Jane Sandor Freshman English November 2013 She Could Only Suspect “We met each other when we were young, before we knew enough about disappointment, and once we did we found we reminded each other of it.” ­ Nicole Krauss, The History of Love The first tim...
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  • Life in a Hospital
    Actions with positive repercussions… Every day bad things happened, yet not every day you get the opportunity to save some bodies life. Hospital work is a place where you get the chance to save peoples life, and the chance to be part of the solution or part of the problem. A week started and Monday...
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  • Have You Ever Been in a Bad Situatio
    Have you ever been in a bad situation where everything in your life goes wrong & you just feel like giving up? Well today I found my self in that situation where everything just went bad & then it got worse & worse. I had people telling me that everything happens for a reason & that sooner or later...
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  • Roberto's Paper
    “ The Day Everything Went Wrong” It was the end of June 2000, when my family and I decided to go to the beach. I was excited because our family went twice a month, and finally the day had come. We woke up around 5:00 AM because the beach was far. I remember that my mom was cooking, and when she finished...
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  • Topic
    just something to do over the long winter break. When we got into it, we realize that it helped us not only gaining experiment but also improving our behaviors in many different ways even though it only lasted for a couple days. We all got nervous when we had to decide on something that we could whether...
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  • Forever Changed
    Forever Changed Thanks to my sister’s youth and how she spent most of her earlier days, I have made a pact within myself to never do drugs or any other substance. My childhood would have been perfect without the events that happened from sixth grade to freshman year. I cannot say I remember the exact...
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  • Mango Street Study Questions 30-44
    by her father. One day Sally went over to Esperanza’s house but then Sally’s father came over and begged her to come home, saying it was the last time he was going to hit her. Sally believes him and goes home, or she was just scared to tell him no. On page 93 the text says, “When the dark came her father...
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  • Enculturation Reflection
    Earl Lackey Miss Mary Assignment 6 11/14/13 Enculturation Reflection Paper Culture plays a major role in the development of minds now days. From things such as certain locations to skin color, everybody is impacted by their culture in some way. It affects the way people act, the way they dress...
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  • Eli the Good
    Vietnam War. This was the way it went in their house hold. Eli just wished his mom would look at him like she looks at his dad and holds him. He knows that she loves him in her own way, he just doesn’t feel it; neither doses his sister “Josie”. Eli got up that morning and he went outside, because he couldn’t...
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  • Animal Cruelty
    Nowadays, there is a large number of families that believe that dogs should be treated like members of the family. I strongly agree with that belief. When treated correctly dogs can be the most loveable creatures on the planet. Unfortunately, not all dogs have the same luck, as I had the misfortune of...
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  • Recalling a Memory
    thought about where I went wrong, cried about how things happened, and dreamed of being in love and how happy id be. It all started with the boy I thought I’d spend my whole life with. Relationships were never my strong suit. I remember my first boyfriend, my first everything, I loved him with...
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  • Case Study
    life is great. We all know nothing last forever and the utopia at ABC, Inc. was about to come to an end. A few weeks later give or take around Memorial Day did the stress factor go through the roof. I was blindsided by a Mike Tyson uppercut or an Ali jab. My boss Monica Carrolls, the Operations Supervisor...
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  • Did They Know It Would Happen?
    November 2011 Imitation Did They Know it Would Happen? It was in spring, birds, flowers, People coming out of hiding. I went Through the gates of armor. Talking to no One, I went to my office in an oval setting. There on the square coffin close to the floor: People pleading for help with their finances ...
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  • Grandmother
    I was eating breakfast getting ready to go to work when my dad’s cell phone started ringing. My mom looked at it and it said that my grandmother was calling. Right then I knew something was wrong because my grandmother never calls my dad’s phone. When my mom answered, it was Bob, my grandmother’s boyfriend...
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  • Worldly Saints
    May 7, 2011 The day before mother’s day, the day you crossed stage and proved so many people wrong that doubted you. You’ve been in my life since fourth grade. You weren’t someone I said “oh yea we went to school with each other” no you were the one I would say “you mean the one that’s forever a part...
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  • Aniexty
    upside down. This story begins when I was 15. Like most kids, I didn’t have a care in the world. I played football in high school, hung out with friends; I was just your everyday average kid. One day I was doing my laundry. I had my blue laundry basket in hand, when suddenly a shocking sensation ran...
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  • Shit
    Calum Hamilton Expository Writing Mr. Luthin September 21, 2011 Moving Day In the house, there was nothing. No furniture, no food, no décor, nobody. Everything they owned was sitting in their front lawn. Even their cats, were boxed up in their perspective crates, already gone. The moving truck was...
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  • Reaction Paper (the Giver)
    community, in the ‘Giver’ written by Lois Lowry , he is living in the community where everything is the same, organised and pain free, basically he is living in a ‘Utopia’. For him everything is perfect the way it is but when he was chosen as the receiver of memory for the community he discovered dark secrets...
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