My First True Friend - Original Writing Essay

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I was born in the state of Tennessee, but when I was six years old, I moved to a house that was less than twenty miles from the coast of Alabama. Even though the neighborhood I moved into was not large, I was blessed with the privilege of living across the street from the person who has impacted me in a number of ways. This person became my first true friend. Although it has been nearly 11 years since I met her, I remember it like it was yesterday. We met on Halloween in the year 2004 while my twin sister Jessica and I were out trick-or-treating. We were almost ready to wrap it up for the night, but we decided to make a final stop at the house across the street. When we got there, however, my friend’s mother answered the door and first apologized because they were out of candy to give, but she told us to enter her house while she searched for something to give to us.
Jessica and I did as instructed, and while we waited, we conversed with her 5-year-old daughter. We got along almost instantly as we chatted back and forth, introducing ourselves and learning general facts about each other. However, little did we know at the time that this initial conversation had sparked an everlasting friendship. Jessica and I finally went home after Bay’s mother returned with Halloween treats. As years passed since our initial meet up, our friendship only grew stronger and stronger. We may have had our fights and arguments, but in a way, I feel like that they only made our friendship…

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