Getting Accepted Into Your Dream School Essay

1762 Words Apr 29th, 2015 8 Pages
Imagine having your entire life planned out with all the Advance Placement and SAT’s being a thing of the past, exciting milestones in life are coming up in the near future. Some of the once in a lifetime events include senior prom, applying for college, high school graduation, deciding on a major and ultimately getting accepted into your dream school. Nothing can stop you as what seems to be the peak of all of your eighteen years on this Earth. Well, this was exactly how Mia Hall felt in If I Stay… until the unthinkable happened. After school being cancelled because of a snow day, Mia and her family decided to take a trip to grandmother’s house to have dinner there.
Mia Hall has a true gift in playing the cello. She has everything going for her in life. She has a gorgeous boyfriend who is madly in love with her, quirky hip parents that totally get her, a caring best friend, and a musical talent that could take her anywhere she wanted. Suddenly, what she once knew was all gone when the family gets into a car accident due to the snow. Unconscious, Mia is taken to the hospital because her parents and brother die because of the crash. Mia is stuck between the choice of life and death as she watches her relatives and close friends visit her in her hospital bed. Soon Mia understands that has to make the most important choice of her entire life – to wake up from the coma and live without her family, or die. Some of the moments in this book are the pivotal moments that make the…

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