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    All that we heard from behind us was the constant boom of the shotguns being fired. I could feel the burning in my lungs of the frigid winter air as me and my friend, Jeremy, were running to the car in the black of night. As we made it to the car I glanced around, like a prairie dog, making sure that nothing was out of the order around us. I quickly noticed that nothing was around us and proceeded to enter the car. Upon entering the car I jammed the key into the ignition and smashed the key into the running position and quickly cranked the heat all the way up. I looked and Jeremy and said, “I can't wait for the summer so we will be able to stay and shoot with the old guys up there.” We were both frozen and ready to get home, so I put the transmission into reverse, cut the steering wheel hard to the left and smashed the gas pedal. Instantly, the sound of rubber being dragged against the pavement rang out into the night air with a screech and it was followed with a huge boom, the car had stopped moving. I looked over at Jeremy, whose eyes where as big a silver dollars, and asked him to go look. As he got out of the car, I sat there, hands gripped to the steering wheel as if it were my father hanging off of a cliff. Jeremy got back into the car and handed my a piece of the taillight. I told Jeremy to stay in the car as I got out to look at the damage. As I was walking to the back of the car, I door from the clubhouse opened and the light from inside filled the night sky and…

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    It was a humid and quiet day with my dad. Sitting in the woods waiting for one thing and only one thing. The only thing to hear for miles was the wind whistling in your ear as it passed. It was the last wednesday of the month, November 29, 2016. The second day of rifle season at the same time the last day of rifle season. A lesson came in as the bullet hit, a lesson that will never be forgotten. Sitting in the wood’s did not smell delightful, smelled like dirt and that’s it. Freezing sitting…

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    finished my last test before Christmas vacation. I after school waiting for the basketball game to begin so I could cheer. I had been cheering for two years. I only did cheerleading because my bestfriend shei didn’t want to try out by herself and I actually enjoyed it . Then out of the blue I got a phone call from my older sister Desiree saying my house caught on fire. I was devastated because I lost everything but luckily no one got hurt. I cried until the basketball game started the whole time…

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    “Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse.” (Moore, 1). It was on the 24th of December my mom had been going into labor a little baby girl would be arriving: my sister. She had been due on the 25th the day after Christmas Eve: Christmas day. If she had came tomorrow, she would have been a Christmas miracle! Anyhow, we all got into the minivan with my grandpa driving us to the hospital while my dad held my mom’s hand persistently…

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    he does not believe people can benefit from only material things. He also shows sympathy for Scrooge during his Christmas gathering despite that Scrooge treats him in such a rude manner. Scrooge’s employer, Fezziwig, displays a prime example of how happiness is more important than currency. He closes work early on Christmas day to gather everyone together and have a party, just for the opportunity for everyone to enjoy themselves. The example that surprises Scrooge most of all is the Cratchit…

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    I sat by the hearth warming my cold hands against the blazing fire. My hands were too numb even to begin my schoolwork. The mile walk from the schoolhouse was a great burden during winter days. When I arrived home the hem of my skirt was soaked from the piles of snow on the ground. My mother worked hard to provide for me and my many siblings. My winter coat was merely scraps of cloth sewn together. We were all expected to do our part around the house. Being the oldest I had to care for my…

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    It was a cold winter day in December when this tragic day happened. I was twelve years old when this tragic day happened. Not only was this event unexpected, but was event was burned into my mind forever. It was a cold December day, and I was in my house in Dierks, Arkansas. I was in my room playing Minecraft with my friend Brenden. It was fine, but then we heard a loud noise. It was all fine, until we got hungry so I went and got us something to eat and drink. when I got to the kitchen my…

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    Essay About Aunt Rosa

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    I went to visit her in New York for Christmas, which is where she lives and the rest of my family and a huge accident happened that impacted my life still till today.…

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    At the beginning of my Christmas break, I was sitting by a smoky, hot fire with some hot coco with marshmallows in it with a warm blanket on a cold day.On the second day of break, I was riding my four wheeler drifting on the icy roads trying to go get more wood for my family's fire at my grandma and grandpa's house .But when I got there and there was a big puff of smoke in the back and it smelled like a fire so I ran back there, but it was just my grandma and grandpa making a fire so they could…

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    Day Before Thanksgiving

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    Every year on Thanksgiving, before having a Thanksgiving. I have a friendsgiving with my family and my mom’s friends. I love this tradition because I get to be in a place full of people i love and in return love me. Annually, on the Monday before Thanksgiving, my mom and her friends get together to see who brings what. Usually, I am in charge of making mini pumpkin pie cupcakes and I also help make pies from scratch with my aunt. Usually on the Tuesday I go to the store with my mom and her…

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