If I Could Go Back Essay examples

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If I could go back in time, what would I change? At my young age, I have made an awful lot of mistakes. There are things I wish I had done differently. I do not regret those things because it helped me learn from my mistakes and became a better person I am today. I understand that making mistake is just part of growing up. If I were given a chance to go back in time and done things differently, I would. Three things that I would have done differently are choosing friends wisely, done better in high school, and took college seriously.
I believe it is important to choose my friends wisely, especially, during my teenage years. It is important during the teenage years because people that I hung out with had a major influence on my decisions. If I could go back in time, I would choose not to hang out with those people I called my “best friends”. In high school, one of my “best friend” had peer pressured me to do things that I never thought I would have done. When I met her, she seemed like a great friend. She was kind, sweet, and easy to get along with. I never thought I would get into so many troubles because of her. She would convince me to skip school. We would go eat or shopping. I eventually got caught skipping school. My mom told me to not hang out with her so much because she does not seem like a good friend. At the time, I was really stubborn and hardheaded; I did not listen to my mom and continue hanging out with her. Another incident happened with her was when my…

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