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Savannah White
Personal Narrative
Fri Sep 19, 2014 9:03am
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For my personal narrative I chose to write about my parentís divorce that took place my freshman year of high school. This event was significant to me because it changed my whole life, I have had other significant events take place in my life, but none of them impacted me the way that this particular event did. As a kid itís almost everyoneís worst nightmare to find out your parentís are getting divorced. In my paper I included many details that support my thesis that this event was life changing to me. My parentís divorce changed how I feel about love and marriage and this feeling hasnít changed in the past four years. I donít plan on getting married in the future and I am very hesitant to say I believe in true love. My paper explains all these feelings and the reasoning behind them, I think the details of the divorce in my paper help prove that this event is life changing to me. I explain how my parentís divorce wasnít mutual, it was my dadís decision and he had an awful reason for his decision.
My dad was cheating on my mom with a lady he worked with, my brother and I didnít find this out until a few months after my parentís divorce. We were under the impression that my parentís just werenít getting along anymore and some couples just donít work out. When we found out the real reason, which was my dad left his whole family for some woman he worked with we were devastated but furious at the same time. I didnít know it was possible to be that mad at someone, my paper goes into more detail about how we found out the real reason. I was so angry that I didnít speak with my dad for 3 months. He understood why I was angry and even when I began speaking to him again I didnít forgive him for what he had done. Even to this day I have not fully forgiven my dad, my paper goes much more in depth about all the things he has done and how they have made this the most significant event in my life.

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