My Mom 's Best Friends Essay

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One of my mom’s best friends is Nikki, they’ve been friends since High School, so it’s easy to say that I’ve known Nikki all my life. Nikki at that time is married to Matt, and only had one daughter, Kylie. Nikki and Matt had only recently been married and moved into a new apartment not far from where my Mom and I lived. It was quite common that my mom and Nikki would take turns on who was babysitting, it was usually only for a couple of hours.

One weekend in August 2004, Nikki and Matt decided they wanted to take Kylie to Christ the King’s festival and they offered to take me along since my mom had to work. I was excited to go because I had never been to a festival before and it sounded like a lot of fun. It was decided that it would be easier if I just stayed the night at Nikki’s since we were going to stay at the Festival all day and that way they wouldn’t have to worry about dropping me off late.

“Alyssa let’s go!” Mom yelled.

“I’m almost done!” I hollered back, as I rushed to finish packing. I hurriedly stuffed the rest of the clothes I picked out into my bag and zipped up the bag. As soon as I was all set I grabbed the bag’s handles and ran out of the room into the living room where my mom was impatiently waiting.

“Do you have everything?” She questioned.

“Yes”

“Toothbrush”

“Yes”

“Underwear and socks?”

“Yes”

“Pajamas and clothes for tomorrow?”

“Yes” I said with annoyance, just wanted to just go.

“Blankie?”

“Yea...No!” I couldn’t…

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