Narrative Essay About Summer Break

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Summer Break More times than not, when you return to school from summer break, a commonly asked question is, "Did you have a good summer?" Clearly this isn't a bad question to ask, but when summer break was terrible, sometimes it's easier to just answer the question with a response as simple as: "Not too bad" or "Pretty good", that usually saves you from having to answer even more questions that you would have been asked if you were to say that you didn't have a good summer. With that being said, by now, you're probably wondering if I had a good summer, the answer to that question is no, I did not have a good summer. Right before summer break starts, the talk among everyone is usually how excited they are to finally be out of school, what …show more content…
Trust me, that does not make my family perfect by any means, nor does it make any family perfect. Every family has its flaws; some more than others. Are you aware of what the true definition of perfection is? Perfection is: "The condition, state, or quality of being free or as free as possible from all flaws or defects." No one knows what goes on behind closed doors, they only know as much as what is told. Do you really think, if you actually knew what happened behind closed doors, away from the public, that my family was perfect? If you had any sense, you would not answer yes to that …show more content…
The love that we once had for each other, turned into war. Siblings are going to fight and argue, that's just how it is, but this was way more than that. Aside from all of the drama that went on between co-workers, my dad found out that his wife, my mom, had been cheating on him with a cook that works at the cafe with both her and my dad, almost daily. My parents had been together for over seventeen years; therefore I could only imagine how hard it was to get that news. I don’t know if he just didn't want to believe it, if he was in denial or all of the three. He would listen, but it was almost as if you were talking in one ear and it was going right out the other. I guess that I can't blame him; hearing that was probably extremely hard for

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