My Best Role Models Of My Life Essay

2039 Words Dec 8th, 2015 null Page
I have to admit, I was pretty upset that my friend Gina was getting married before me. Mainly because she and her boyfriend Matt had only been together for not even two years. I love my friend Gina to death, but she and her boyfriend are probably two of the most unmotivated people that I know. It also just so happens that Matt is my boyfriends brother. Both Matt and Gina do not have full-time jobs or go to school. They believe that we will only be young once and that we have the rest of our lives to work. Here I am, twenty-two years old and busting my ass to get through my last semester of college with the responsibilities of student teaching and running a dance studio on top of it. My boyfriend and I have been together for almost four years. He comes from a broken home and finds comfort spending time with my family and me. His parents were and are still not the best role models. His mother lives in a fantasy world and has convinced herself that her business is booming and they will finally have the money to repair the bathroom, kitchen, living room, and even build an extension on the house. His father is a stay at home dad. His dad used to have a job, but now his world revolves around the youngest son Connor, who is nine years old, who they treat like a baby. Then there is my boyfriend, twenty-two years old as well, working two jobs. He works during the day doing construction and nights at UPS. Not once have I heard his parents say how proud they are of him.…

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