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Anna Cline
Narrative
Fri Sep 19, 2014 1:31pm
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I decided to write about when I left my loving home to move away to school. I talked about my emotions and my familyís emotions during my big transition. My choices impact everything that I do; I donít have my mom here helping me make the right decisions. I choose this significant event because it has had the biggest impact on my life so far. I have learned things I wouldnít even have thought about before I moved out on my own. The things that I have learned like time management and self-responsibilities all come from experiences my first few days on campus. The details that will best support my thesis statement are all the important things I have learned from being on my own. I have learned things I will use forever like every day chores, respect, and how to handle diversity. Not only have I learned things that will help me in college but also I have learned things I need for life long skills. I have a new appreciation for my mom and all the hard work she puts in around my house. My roommate was also a struggle not because she was bad, but because I am not use to sharing a room with someone. Iím used to my own space and doing whatever I please to in it. Itís hard not only keeping my room clean but respecting my roommateís time. When she is studying I cannot bring people over and be loud. This supports my thesis statement because I have a new respect for everyone especially my parents. Money management was another key factor in my paper. I felt like in college I would learn how to save and manage my money more beneficial. I could buy a book or I could buy that new dress is a choice I might be faced with related to my money. This ties into my thesis because I have a new understanding of deciding what I need and what I do not need. Overall money management, time preparations, chores, and diversity all tie into my thesis statement to teach me things like responsibilities, friendship, appreciation, and self-discipline.

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