Most Memorable Experience In My Life

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There are many memorable critical occasions that I encountered throughout my life. However, these occasions played a great role in helping me to find what I want to accomplish in my future life. The most vivid memories I had as a child were my most traumatic. These are when my mother and grandmother were diagnosed with cancer when I was in Ethiopia. After three years, my mother suffered from a horrible headache that sent her to the hospital and that was when she found out that she was diagnosed with brain cancer. After a few days, she went through chemotherapy in order to cure cancer before it spread further. She had been through several months of treatment but it was too late. Unfortunately, she passed away. My mother 's death has been…show more content…
"Of course you can anything for you my baby", she would always say. She never hesitated to buy whatever I desired. Sometimes I knew that times were tough but she never made me feel like they were. I was a happy child.

However, throughout my childhood, my mother would complain about having a headache that never seemed to go away. She was always in pain and it pained me to see her like this. One day I asked her when she was complaining about her head, "Mom are you sure it 's just a headache, I think you should see a doctor" and she said, "I 'm fine sweeties do not worry, it 's just a small headache." And after she finished saying her sentence she fell to the floor unconscious. I panicked and called for an ambulance. I went with my grandmother to see her at the hospital and for a while, the doctors were not sure what was wrong. Then one day, we were hit with the shocking news of her brain cancer. I felt like I was going to lose my mind when I heard the news. I refused to leave the hospital because I always wanted to stay by her side. I wanted to hold on to every ounce of hope there was but I knew that it was only a matter of time before she would pass away. I went home one day, and that was the day she passed. She passed away on January 21, 2006. I was not even there for her last moments and I never got to say goodbye to her. Her passing was extremely hard for especially since she was the only
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