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Start Of The Future
Throughout our entire lives, people have endured a countless number of hardships. No matter if it was an exciting or negative event, there would always be something that had come out of that particular situation. As grade school students, we dream about the day that we will walk across the stage on commencement day and receive our diplomas. Graduation CAN BE an extremely exciting and scary event. For a numerous amount of people, completing high school remained their goal. In order to accomplish this goal, it would obtain a fair amount of studying. Graduation is the end of high school and the beginning of life. When we attend high school, we realize that we will soon be making one of the biggest decisions in our life; if and where we will attend college, what we want to pursue as a career, and any other significant life decisions. It happened on the 25th of May 2014. I can almost remember that day as if it had happened yesterday; I had gotten up as if it had been another school day. I pushed myself all through high school to achieve my goal! Just the other day my friends and I had started talking about all the memories we shared from freshman year all the way until now. We could not stop chuckling and giggling. No way, did it feel like these were the last times our entire class would ever be together again. I remember sitting in one of my classes during the middle of the day when the announcements came on telling seniors that we could pick up our cap and gown. When I went to pick up my cap and gown, I thought, “The time has come, I’m graduating!” I couldn’t help but smile. Although, at the same time, I was nervous and felt devastated. I knew it was time to say goodbye to my friends who were departing off to college other than the community college in town. High school was different than grade school or middle school. It was all new to me. I thought it was going to be this giant building and I...
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