My Life - Original Writing Essay

1646 Words Oct 1st, 2015 null Page
With my heart about to beat out of my chest, I make my way down the long narrow hallway that takes me to the courtroom where my family is waiting . I remember seeing all of the yellow caution wet signs scattered down the hall, letting people know that they had just finished mopping the smooth white floors. As I stand in front of the tall wooden doors that separate me from the court room, I cant help but wonder what all could go wrong. Does my step dad really want to adopt me? Will the judge grant the adoption? Or did we forget to sign or fill out one of the many forms? Being adopted by my step dad is something that I have wanted for as long as I can remember. As I am standing there worrying about all of the things that could go wrong, I feel the gentle grasp of my fiances hand against mine. He ever so sweetly assures me that everything is going to work out just like I have always hoped and dreamed it would. Was it the shaking of my hands, the sweat building up on the back of my neck or just the nervousness in my eyes that he noticed. Whatever it was I was just glad that he could be there with me, and was able notice how nervous I was. Hand in hand we made our way through the wooden doors into the courtroom. As I entered the courtroom I became overwhelmed with emotion to not only see my family there waiting for me, but to also see my extended family there to support me and be part of such an important event in my life. Sitting in the front row was my mother, step dad,…

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