I Am Happy - Original Writing Essay example

2506 Words Apr 26th, 2015 11 Pages
I’m happy. I really am truly happy. I know the catalyst that brought about this happiness, but since it changed so much of my life I don’t know what individual change truly is causing my blissful contentment. Either way I do not wish to tie up my happiness and poke and prod it to figure it out. I’d rather just revel in it and experience my peace since I know it can’t last for long. At least not here, not like this.
I sit in the long grass as I feel my skin absorbing the sun. The grass prickles my arms and itches, but I don 't care. It 's that perfect temperature today. A gentle breeze sweeps the excess heat away and the clouds dance above like water swirling in and out of each other 's white wisps decorating the pale blue sky. I hear the trees ' leaves clapping in the wind as if they are applauding this beautiful day. I close my eyes and take a deep breath, feeling my chest rise and fall with the cool, fresh spring air that I greatly missed this past winter. As I listen to the birds sing my peace is interrupted by a long, anguished cry. Looking up I see it 's Mariah who screamed, standing by the wall.
With all her strength she hurls a three foot stick as high as she can, but still it doesn 't surmont the enormity that is the mysterious wall which inexplicably appeared and is trapping us in our school. "We 're right here. We 're, right, HERE!" at first it 's a scream, but it dies down into an incoherent mumble to herself. She has her stick again and is mindlessly digging it…

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