Essay Happy Birthday Chase

813 Words Oct 16th, 2005 4 Pages
Happy Birthday Chase

Life moves by quickly, but from the start of life to the end there are a special days where you celebrate the day of your birth. There are also particular birthdays that you show more special interest to than others. Some of which being, when you finally become a teenager, turning sixteen so you're finally able to drive, turning eighteen signifies you as an adult, turning twenty-one means you can buy alcohol, and if you're lucky enough turning a hundred means you've lived to be just plain old. Turning twenty-one may, to some people, be the greatest of days. My friend Chase turned twenty-one this year, and we may have thrown him the greatest party he'll ever have.
The day was June 25, 2005, it was so hot
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Chase finally showed up, and when he got there it was a spectacle to observe. People all formed together to welcome him, and the smile that he had on his face was something to be seen. You could see the emotion coming off of him as he walked up to the party, almost as if he was thinking, someone can pinch me now so I can wake up from this dream. Some had presents, others had wishes of happy birthday, but I think to him, all of us just being there meant enough.
After all of the excitement settled down I knew what to do and said, "Get this man a drink." He must've been thinking the same as me because when I said that he replied, "Amen." I thought to myself as I drank with him, I wonder if beer tastes any different when you're twenty-one. Think about it, the sensation you get from drinking beer most everyone enjoys, but when you are able to go to any store and purchase it for yourself does it actually taste the same, or better?
As the night moved on everybody became pretty intoxicated, including myself. I was at the point to where my whole body felt warm. It could've been the coldest night of the year, but I still would've felt warm all over. It was a perfect night; it could not have gone better. Everyone had such a good time, and I think we even made some money off of the kegs. There's nothing like the feeling of having a good time, but also knowing

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