Personal Experience : My Experience In High School

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As you grow old and begin your adventure through high school your mind begins to grasp the darkness this world has to offer. Remember that at the end of the path it’s the choices you make and don’t make that will determine what will be at the end of the trail. You are fifteen now my grandson and I know from experience that the evil of this world has already presented itself to you in many forms. Alcohol, drugs, and drama are all a part of life and what many go through including myself. The high school is full of new experiences and the decisions you choose to make that will stick with you for a lifetime. When I was seventeen, I was a senior in high school and I had quite the busy schedule. I was on the water polo and swim team, was taking some classes at a community college, along with having a part time job and having fun with friends. I can still remember my droopy red eyes as I came home on a Friday night after a long week of the same routine from 7 A.M to 11 P.M. I would just collapse on the couch and complain about work for a good 10 minutes to my siblings. I recall thinking to myself at the end of every day, why in the world am I doing this to myself. I chose to play sports, take on a part time job, take harder classes in high school, and have a good time with friends. I was thinking of quitting my job, maybe quit sports since my grades were dropping, but it’s a excellent thing I didn’t.
It wasn’t until June 9th, 2017 my graduation day that I realized everything
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