Moving From My Home In Hockley: My Family

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Moving from my home in Hockley, TX, to my current home in Plano, TX wasn’t the easiest of transitions for me. Hockley was where my closest family reside, the people I knew growing up, the ones who raised me when my parents were either working or attending college so they can get a job to support me. The ones who played video games with me and, taught me how to fix a fence or mow a lawn. Or take me outside to the field in my great-grandmothers yard and play baseball or football with me. And, where my best friend and others who I cared deeply about lived. But when I moved not all was bad. This wasn’t the first time I had moved, when I was born in Denton, TX, my parents and I lived in a small apartment for nine months before my parents were …show more content…
To this day I still think of Nicholas as my best friend even though we have grown more and more distant over the years. At Mimi’s house we would play the PlayStation 2 that my uncle placed in her old dining room ,which was rarely used, and we’d play tons of games from Nicholas’s ,and my uncles collection. Other times we would walk across the street to my grandma’s house and play video games on my uncles Xbox 360. After about an hour, the adults told us we had to go outside and do something physical so Nick, Chris, Daiton, Kristin and I went outside and pretended to sword fight with sticks. Mimi’s house was also where my uncle Pooh, who is actually named Conlee, and I worked and …show more content…
My mom worked as a counselor at nearly every school I’ve gone to, with that comes with both a downside and upside. At the schools I was rarely bullied because my mom was feared by nearly all the students and since I was her child others were also afraid to talk to become my friend. Fortunately, by the time I was in middle school I started to make a few friends, thanks to my friend Nick. In middle school I also met a lot of my favorite teachers, for example, my history teacher Mr. Burgeron. He was a funny teacher who was always pushing for me to do the best in his

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