Narrative Essay About My Father

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All throughout my life, my stepfather Jason Sebastian has been my helping hand through the storm called life. When he came into my life I was four years old and he had his hands full. Not knowing what to expect, he was able to show me resilience. Even though Jason had taken over the role of my father at a very young age I don’t call him dad. I have gotten so used to calling him by his name that it has grown on me as a name but also as a meaning. Whenever I hear the name Jason I automatically think of a strong heartfelt person who balances two businesses, a family and somehow still finds time to do what he wants. I hope when I become a parent that I have the same amount of love for my children that Jason has for me. He would truly do anything …show more content…
I was no longer the four-year-old kid he had met and still wanted me to be. I was a teenager ready to take on the world head first. When I got bullied in middle school Jason told me to stand up for myself. I did so in a way that got me five extra days added to my weekend. He wasn’t upset when he got the call from the school reporting I had just been in a fight; he was happy. I stuck up for myself when no one else would, including the school. When he came to pick me up from the school we stopped and got ice-cream. I was being rewarded, not for my bad behavior instead for the fact that I had stood up to my bully. I was confident I could do anything because Jason has shown me how to be …show more content…
He has been a great role model for me to learn from. One important skill that I learned from Jason is being involved in the local community earns a person respect. He was elected to be a town trustee and the head Chairman of the Fire Board in Springport Township. His role as the Chairman is to approve and pay bills such as payroll and equipment the department needs. He also has to talk with the fire chief about issues regarding the firemen and the residents who live within the township radius. Jason has found a way to juggle his two businesses and his responsibilities to the township of Springport on top of finding time to be a great mentor to

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