Essay on My Best Friend, My Friend

1070 Words Dec 8th, 2016 5 Pages
As I reflect back on my high school life I realize that I have no regrets. My life would have been completely different if it were not for my best friends and my family. I have known my best friend Maya since the 3rd grade. Usually friendships like that do not last but luckily our relationship gets stronger as we grow older. My other best friend, Aurora, I got to know her in middle school and all three of us have been inseparable since. I honestly believe that if I had not been friends with them I would have turned out different. I want to go way back to elementary school and reflect upon that time. I was best friends with Maya and this other girl named Amanda. The three of us were best friends but then Amanda started getting into trouble a lot and spending time doing things she should not be. I cannot remember how but Maya and I drifted away from Amanda during middle school. Now, Maya and I go to college and are both psychology majors with hopes to enter into a career where we can help the mentally ill. Amanda, on the other hand, ended up getting pregnant her senior year of high school and never went to college. She is my neighbor and I see her from time to time and it is so weird to see how someone who grew up in the same neighborhood as me turned out to be so different. Maya and I both had strict parents but we had good relationships with them. Our families were also very close. I truly believe that Maya had a positive impact on my life. However, I also want to give…

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