Personal Narrative: I M Your Angel By Richard Joseph Carda

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On Thursday, December 17th 1998, my father Jason rushed my mother Tanyah to the hospital after her water broke. Arriving at McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD, my mom started her long wait in labor. At 6:26pm, after being in labor for 15 hours, it was time for my mom to give birth to her first child. The doctor told my parents that I weighed 5 pounds 9 ounces, with bright blue eyes and with no hair on my head. It was the time to figure out what my full name would be. Shortly after being born, I was given the name, Richard Joseph Carda. My parents picked by first name after one of my grandfather that passed away and my middle name came from my great grandfather on my dad’s side. Having decently paying jobs, my parents were making enough…show more content…
With people being able to listen to the radio basically anywhere, making music a popular source of listening to their favorite artist. R. Kelly and Celine Dion had a number 1 hit song, “I’m Your Angel” in 1998, from December 5 to January 15.(“1998 Billoard #1 Hit Songs”). While Kelly was rocking her new songs, another band named Aerosmith had a Grammy Award winning song, “Janie’s got a Gun” for Best Rock Duo or Group ("1998 Music.”). Aerosmith’s “I Don’t Want to Miss A Thing” was also a #1 hit song from September 5 to October 2 ("1998 Billboard #1 Hit…show more content…
A popular tv series that was being broadcasted at the time of my birth was Friends, which won an award of Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical. (“Awards”) On December 17th, Friends released an episode, The One with the Inappropriate Sister, where Rachel is disturbed by Danny's relationship with his sister. ("The One with the Inappropriate Sister”) While Friends was having good comedy or musical, another tv show 48 Hours had the criminal and action episodes. That night of showing on CBS, 48 Hours was doing a rerun of one of their episodes of the 9 seasons they filmed. 48 Hours have won numerous number of awards over its years of being continued, it has won Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a News Magazine many times. ("48 Hours Awards”) Another criminal based shows being broadcasted at the time was World’s Wildest Police Videos on
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