Personal Statement : ' -honore De Balzac ' Essay

1870 Words Feb 3rd, 2015 8 Pages
Kryptonite

"True love is eternal, infinite, and always like itself. It is equal and pure, without violent demonstrations: it is seen with white hairs and is always young in the heart." -Honoré de Balzac
The world has taught me to love, but only when love is deserved. Love has broken so many people. I see it in my friend Miranda, a forbidden love due to the inability to except progress. . Destinee, a verbally abusive and bipolar relationship. People take the love they feel they deserve. If only they could see that they deserve better. I know what I deserve. I know how people should be treated in a relationship. I see perfect examples of it in my parents every day I wake up. I never thought two people from such similar yet different backgrounds could mesh together so perfectly. They’re in sync. My dad is goofy and supportive while my mom is headstrong and controlling. My parents level each other out and act like best friends. They’re a united front. One just as strong as the other. Don’t get me wrong, they fight just like every other mom and dad. But they always end up talking it out and cooling off. My parents are just as in love as the day they met. My dad actually used to tell me the story of how they fell in love as a bedtime fairy tale. They met at school and all it took was one weekend. Then their love just took flight. Friday was simple things like “What’s your favorite color?” , Saturday was all about getting to know opinions on intense topics, Sunday was…

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