Personal Narrative Essay: The Story Of My Mom's Life

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Something about my mom just helps me to always stay positive. Whether it's the way she lives life to the fullest, the troubles that she has gone through, or the way she bounces back from those troubles. My mom has always kept her positive act on, and I don’t know how she does it. She will always be the person in the room that is the most bubbly and excited about life. She has gone through hard times, but tough hope has guided her through hard experiences with life.
My mom lost her dad when she was older, but it still had a big impact on her. I think that my grandpa’s death was one of the most difficult things my mom has gone through. My grandpa or my mom’s dad passed away February 6th 2004. My moms dad had a heart attack when he was in the
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My mom usually always stays positive. I can tell if my mom is not happy or is sad, usually when I ask her about her dad she answers positive. My mom always tells good stories when I ask about her dad. I always laugh when my mom tells me about my grandpa, because she always tells funny stories. I like when my mom tells stories, because I can tell that it makes her happy and it makes her smile. I never met my grandpa, but from the stories my mom has to offer, he seems like a pretty great guy. My mom used to take off of work on February sixth every year, she did that for thirteen years. As you can tell by that my grandpas death was very hard for my mom. Something we do to remember his is that, every year for his birthday, we set off a balloon at his grave, we also leave flowers there for him. When we are there we shed tears of sadness, memories, and joy with my grandpa. I can always tell that my mom is sad and that she misses him everyday, but extra on the special …show more content…
My mom thinks about her dad everyday and think about the positive impact he had on her. My mom tells us stories about what her dad would do if he was still with us now. Throughout the stories my mom has told us I know many characteristics of my grandpa. My favorite stories are the ones that my mom likes the best, which are all of them. My mom has always told my sister and I if we ever want to talk to our grandpa or be with him, he is always there for us and here with us even though he isn’t here. She also had bears made for us so we could be with our grandpa and act as though the bear is him. My sister and I sleep with our bears on our bed every night, this helps us sleep and get a better night's rest. The reason the bears are so special to us is because they are made from my grandpas robe. This is important to me, because even though my has a hard time with the situation she still helps other people with the situation. As you can tell my mom can act as though nothing is wrong and help other people. That’s why she represents

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