The Best Time Of The Year Essay

2223 Words Oct 2nd, 2015 9 Pages
The best time of the year is a soft, warm summer 's night. I can sit on my porch swing and listen to all the sounds. Distant spattering’s of a dog 's barking and neighbor 's cars coming and going down the street. They all blend in the background of my mind as I feel the warmth of the summer cover me with scented breath. For these reasons, I opened my house door and sat on the porch swing with my Bible. I rubbed my pink eyes and opened them wide to see the starlit skies glisten and the luminous moon illuminate. Summer nights are my favourite times of the year. They represent peace and harmony and on this summer night I feel like a new person, free from useless hatred and vexation from my past. It is three weeks after the day my father passed away. It had been two years since my mom, my older brother, Chris, and I found out that my father was dying of adenocarcinoma, a cancer caused due to drinking alcohol excessively. When my mother and brother figured out this dreadful news, they broke into tears, but all I could ponder about was the fact that my father committed a horrendous crime, or he was going to leave mom for another. However, I could never imagine him leaving us for good.
“Sami!... your father is coming over to visit you, so come inside please and help me prepare some food and cake for him.” “Oh! He finally decided to visit me on my birthday, after missing the last ten. He probably isn’t coming to visit me, I bet he wants to borrow your money. I mean…

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