Essay about Divorce Is Different For Everyone

794 Words Aug 29th, 2016 4 Pages
Divorce is different for everyone. Parents have different situations, and kids are at different maturity levels. Divorces take different amounts of time, depending on the situation. Many kids handle situations very differently. My sister was 17, my brother was 15, and I was 8 when our parents got a divorce. We all handled it very different. Life changed that day, whether it made things better or worse, we still are unsure. It was the day after my 8th birthday, my whole family, except my mom and dad, went swimming at my aunts. It was a great day until my dad called my sister and told her to go check on our mom, they had just had a really big argument. Since I was only 8 they did not explain to me what was really going on. Later that day my other aunt, her daughter, my sister, and my mom picked me up and told me we were going to spend the night at my cousin’s new house. Only the night, turned into days, and days turned into months. Months I spent without seeing or talking to my dad and brother. I was very confused, still no one would tell me anything. After bugging my sister for weeks, she finally told me mom and dad had a real big fight. It was not long after that my mom and aunt gave my little details on what happened. Still, I stayed confused because I just wanted to go see my daddy, and my brother. Finally we get back to our home, but my dad and brother are not there. Come to find out they moved in with my granny so we could come home. My sister, Octavia, and my mom…

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