Personal Narrative-Handedly Changed My Life

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Being raised in a strict four person family, I have always been told what to do, what not to do, and to not stray from the right path. “Focus on your future, Bethany,” my mom would always tell me, and so I did. Focusing constantly on grades and schoolwork, I dared myself to make time for a social life, and instead, I became quiet and shy. I remained shy to the public for years until one traumatic day during my seventh grade year. This particular experience single handedly changed my future by altering my personality from then on.

Many, if not most, people have life changing moments. I became a person with a life changing moment one day during my seventh grade year. My cousin Kristen and I went out with my father on a large four-wheeler

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