My Mother - Original Writing Essays

809 Words Sep 24th, 2015 4 Pages
Sunday, May 10th, 2009 was the day my whole life evolved,and it had all happened so quickly. “ Your mother .. she is gone “ my granny told me, and I understood, but it just did not feel real. I was frozen I felt myself drifting away ,and I could not bring myself to speak. My aunt Debbie uttered quietly“ Mya it is okay to cry, let it out “ I could not breathe, I was just gasping for air I felt unsteady, I felt as if I was going to throw up , and then everything went black. “ I think she is awake“ I heard my cousin Breshae say . I opened my eyes, I was in the living room of my granny’s house the police,my granny, my brother, my aunts, my uncles, and many of my other family members were there and the entire room was scrutinizing me “ Mya are you okay how do you feel ?” they all asked me at once, but I was speechless. I wanted to tell myself it was a bad dream, everything they had told me was just a figment of my imagination. My mother was going to come pick me and my brother up as planned and we were going to celebrate Mother’s day. But I could not lie to myself, I knew what they had told me was the truth. I was not dreaming this was a reality and my mother had really perished in a tragic car accident. I was really never going to see her again, and in that instant I knew that my life would never be the same. The events of the week following the accident are still to this day unclear to me. In the beginning I did not understand why this horrendous incident had happened to my…

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