Personal Narrative Essay On Diving Places
About a week or two before hand, I had went to prom and couldn’t have asked for a better night, but nothing compared to the journey ahead. I was excited to see my dad, I rarely see him anymore since my parents separated and he took a job out west in New Mexico. So this was not only something we enjoyed but something only we can do together. Nobody else in my family understand the point of it all. With the U.S. population of around 300 million, only about one to three percent of them are certified divers. You see now why I like it so much.
Twenty-four hours before the plane swooped me off …show more content…
Diving does get tiring after a while and you’ll want to take breaks often. Something that helped my dad lower his tiredness levels was to breathe Enriched Air Nitrox. At that point I had not learned nor been certified in such a thing. So I took a three hour course to learn what it was about. The difference between the average dive and a nitrox dive is the levels of compressed air inside the tank. I went from breathing 79% nitrogen and 29% oxygen to breathing 68% nitrogen and 32% oxygen. At first it was frightening because it was a new experience for me and would cost me my life if I had made one wrong decision. After days of doing this, I could tell a huge difference as to the amount of energy I had left in a