What I Learned And Self-Analysis

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When I was younger I was very nervous and excited for the week that was approaching. This was the first time I would take care of myself for one entire week. My mom was leaving town for an ENTIRE WEEK and I had to look after the house, cook, clean and everything else that mom would do while she was here. Before she left she had triple checked everything to make sure that the house wouldn’t burn down while she was gone. Of course it wouldn 't be that difficult since my sister was still home and she knew how to cook a lot more than I did. But as cleaning and doing laundry I knew I would have to take care of this myself because my sister had never even touched the washer before. Right before my mom left she said “ Remember in the future you will …show more content…
So about a day later me and my sister had traded jobs, I caught on pretty well and learned how to cook some simple food right away while it took her a while to learn how to wash clothes the right away. Through this experience I learned how to take care of myself and how to learn important skills from others. As I grew older and even now I keep learning about the different things you have to do take care of yourself and to lead a happy and healthy life. To be honest I’m scared about having to find my own house, paying bills, and making enough money but this and many other experiences have showed me that only I can take care of myself and not everyone will be there to help me. When I move out early on I will be living with others so I will have a little help but we all be alone for the first time in our life. Through my life (even though I am still long) I have noticed that people always lead others around. Through this people don 't know how to take charge themselves and when the time comes for them to live their own life they …show more content…
This experience had helped me realise that you are the only person that can protect yourself, and there experiences on this world whether they are bad or good that shape your life for better or for worse. This is the only life we have and so we have to take every chance we can to gain experience and prepare for our lives in the future. Everyone has experiences that can be seen as a turning point in their life that shapes their life and the outlook they have on the world, Anyone can agree or disagree with this belief but everyone knows that in some point in the future everyone has to take care of themselves and maybe even a

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