Sibling Rivalry : A Common Dispute Throughout Many Households

811 Words Oct 25th, 2014 4 Pages
Sibling rivalry is a common dispute throughout many households. However, during my younger years, it was severely intense between my sister, Samantha, and me; in fact, the battles were so frequent and unnerving, that in 2001 she [Samantha] was forced to reside with our biological father. Scientifically speaking, opposites attract, therefore, when you have two leads of the same identity they would repulse. Our personalities and preferences may be completely opposite, never the less, my sister and I have more in common than we care to admit.
Personalities are the combination of characteristics or qualities that form an individual’s distinctive character. As a conscientious person, Sam is superbly meticulous, organized and dependable, shows self-discipline, acts dutifully, and aims for achievement. The results of her works are intensive and thorough due to an abundance of time and effort invested perfecting specific details. However, her persistent disposition can be mistaken as arrogant and self-centered; her thoughts and ideas are usually pondered in private. I, on the other hand, prefer to be more adventurous and spontaneous displaying an appreciation for art, adventure, unusual ideas, curiosity, and variety of experiences. An outgoing personality has allowed me to virtually perfect the art of multitasking and excel in fast-paced situations. Unfortunately, my choices tend to seem obnoxious and impractical; My thoughts and ideas are best developed through dialogue and…

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