Essay on Drinking and Driving

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Thousands of parents deal with teenagers who emerge from drunk driving accidents alive but gravely changed - beautiful daughters burned, athletic sons paralyzed, promising college bound teens now struggling for words With this I will explain the impact from certain people’s view from the causes of drinking and driving. I went to a party, Mom, I remembered what you said. You told me not to drink, Mom, so I drank soda instead I really felt proud inside, Mom, the way you said I would. I didn't drink and drive, Mom, even though the others said I should. I know I did the right thing, Mom, I know you are always right. Now the party is finally ending Mom, as everyone is driving out of sight. As I got into my car, Mom, I knew I'd…show more content…
Someone should have told him, Mom, not to drink and drive. If only they had told him, Mom, I would still be alive. My breath is getting shorter, Mom. I'm becoming very scared. Please don't cry for me, Mom. When I needed you, you were always there. I have one last question, Mom, before I say good bye. I didn't drink and drive, so why am I the one to die? The author of this poem is Alice M Donatelli, this would be explaining the feelings of the victim and how its not fair to her that she is dying when she doesn’t deserve it. This next poem is unknown by author but will tell about a man who has just lost a loved one and is having a very hard time dealing with it. Near to the door he paused to stand as he took his class ring off her hand all who were watching did not speak as a silent tear ran down his cheek and through his mind the memories ran of the moments they walked and ran in the sand (hand and hand) but now her eyes were so terribly cold for he would never again have her to hold they watched in silence as he bent near and whispered the words... "I LOVE YOU" in her ear he touched her face and started to cry as he put on his ring and wanted to die and just then the wind began to blow as they lowered her casket into the snow... this is what happens to man alive... when friends let friends... drink and drive. This next passage will explain the feelings and regret of a
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