My Life: Past, Present, and Future - Essay

2792 Words Aug 8th, 2012 12 Pages
My Life, Past, Present, and Future Dale Kininmonth PSY 102 Scott Reed Nov. 14th 2011

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My Life: Past, Present, and Future

Stupid! No good for nothing! I hate you! These are the things that I heard on a daily basis growing up. There was never a dull moment in my house. Despite all of that, I have persevered, and I will continue to do so. I have goals that I have reached, and goals that I still want to meet, and despite how I was raised; and all of the negative things I was taught to believe bout myself, I will reach them. I may have been told
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He was only a couple of years older then me, and we were always together when we were younger. I would get made fun of t school for wearing dirty clothes and being covered in bruises, and he would take up for me, and showed me how to take up for myself. I loved him, and in a way I think I may have looked to him as a sort of substitute father. We always had a good time together, and because he also lived in the same house as me, and was subject to the same abuse; we understood each others pain. I remember how me and him would go into bars and charge old men to shine their shoes. At one time we had a box full of money, probably close to 15 dollars which was quite a bit of money back then. I came home one day, and went to my box to get some money out for candy or something, and all of our money was gone. My mother had taken It. Me and Gary were both very upset, we worked hard for that money, and she had no right to take it from us. However, neither one of us said anything to her bout It. We knew that it wouldn’t matter. Why should we confront her and ask her why she did it, when we knew she did it because she could do it. Besides my brother, I also had a lot of friends. When ever my brother 16 he married his girlfriend, so he could get out of the house. That also took him away from me, and we no longer hung round together much anymore. The friends I had were the best. Since they were not her kids, and they

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