Personal Narrative: The World Essay

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Personal Narrative: The World
The world is a messed up place and we are all stuck here until our lives are through, or until we choose to leave. It's strange that I go along with everything everyone tells me, such as that I should ware certain cloths or listen to certain songs. I often wonder why I do the things I do, but then I just realize that's who I am. People are confused about why they are here and they don't understand what life is supposed to be about. They think that they should be a certain way or think a certain way, but they are all wrong. We should all act however we want to and not let the world influence us. Chapter one When I was a child I thought that the world was to big for me to understand, but I
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Every now and then someone would toss some loose change or even a dollar, but they still never herd the music the man was playing. I stood and listened for about ten minutes to what was the greatest live version of "Free Bird" that I had ever heard. When the man finished I offered him some money not so people would see me doing but because I thought his performance was well worth it. The man just smiled at me and declined it saying, "no thanks, your applauds are all the payment I was looking for." That was the moment in my life when I realized the world had it all wrong and society was blind. I was twelve years old. Since that day I've been on a quest to in some way show the world what I was fortunate enough to learn. I've tried in many ways to show my peers that it's ok to do your own thing and not follow others. Often I've just been criticized for my actions and told that I was being ridiculous, which in a few extreme cases was true, but I didn't let that stop me. Over the past six years of my life I've crawled out of what could be called the filth of society and established myself as an "outstanding young man" in order to get people to notice my examples I'm trying to set. Of course I totally despise myself for the levels I've stooped to in order to get where I am today. Never the less, I believe if you're going to do something right u might as well go all out. So I guess by writing this I'm trying to finalize the actions that have taken place in my life during what

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