My Life Event That Has Changed Your Life Essay

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The one life event that has happened to me that has been a major role in shaping who I am today is when I found out my mom was really sick. Out of all the experiences and life events this event has been the most life changing. It has been the reason why I made so many major changes to become a better person.
It all started about 5 years ago when my world got turned upside down. I still remember sitting in the car waiting for my parents to pick up the test results. About 20 minutes after walking into the doctor 's office my parents came back to the car and my dad was holding a large yellow folder in his hands. I looked at my mom and dad 's faces and they both looked like they had been crying since they both had red puffy eyes and did not seem too happy. As soon as they got into the car my dad turned to me and explained to me that the test results came back and she indeed was diagnosed with Huntington 's Disease and that there was no cure and that my mom would get sicker from here on out. It was really hard to see that because my mom’s dad also had the disease and I rarely got to see him because he would just sleep or watch tv all day. The doctor said that everyone who had Huntington 's had a different level of severity.
I remember not wanting to cry because I wanted to be seen strong for my little brother and my parents . My mom turned around and said to us " I will always be your mom no matter how sick I get. I want you both to know that I love you both so much." I wanted…

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