Going Back to School
ENG 121 English Composition I
April 16, 2011 * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Destiny, Life and Legacy these three words have so much power behind them than one could imagine. These three words have been made up the web of my life. Destiny is something that is to happen or has happened to particular person or thing, it’s the predetermined, usually inevitable or irresistible course of events. It’s the power or agency that determines the course of events. We all have a destiny it’s our purpose in life. Not everyone discovers their destiny but those that do are the few lucky ones. Life is what we make it. We have the power to make out life as good or bad as we want without rewriting destiny’s plan. I believe that everything happens for a reason. Legacy, this is a word that touches me deeply. Legacy is what I will leave behind when I leave this world. It’s how I will be remembered. I want my legacy to continue for generations to come well after I have past.
Growing up I never thought that college could even be possible to do because it seemed like such a huge dream. I had never known anyone that went to college. So this has been a huge accomplishment for me to be enrolled in college. I wanted to be a great role model not only for my children but for the rest of my family. When I was in high school I wasn’t the greatest of students. Whenever asked what it was I wanted to do with my life I was clueless all I knew was that I wanted to hang out with my friends. It wasn’t until I went to a military based academy that I changed my whole outlook on school. There is where I graduated and received my high school diploma. I remember graduation day and feeling such a great sense of accomplishment. The greatest gift was seeing my family in the crowd, smiling and cheering me on. That is when I knew I could do anything I set my