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Road Is All

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Willa Cather once said, “The end is nothing, the road is all.” I think this quote means that the journey is all that matters, not the destination. I strongly agree with this opinion. It brings people closer together, creates wonderful memories, and also creates a strong bond between you and other people. Though the destination is what everyone really wants, the journey and the company are just as important as well. Once you get to the end, what happens next? It is just simply the end. People could cherish the moments that the road in the destination gives you.
To me this quote means that “the road is all” because it brings people closer together. When I lived in California, my family and I went on a road trip to Oklahoma, Georgia, North Carolina, and Minnesota to visit family members. The travel was actually really fun. The quote relates to this situation because the journey to all four states were what brought us together and created fun. Even though all of us were dying to finally get to our destination; especially because we were traveling by car, we soon realized that it wasn’t so bad after all. We saw lots of different things, talked more to each other,
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On our way to Georgia, we had gotten stopped by a policeman. Even though not all memories of our journey is good but it still builds memory that we will all soon laugh at later in life. Even though it was a serious matter, after the cop let us go, my family actually made some jokes about it. These parts of the journey are what makes it adventurous and exciting. This time, we spent about 15 hours in the car together. Yet, surprisingly, we all had a great time again. We all laughed, sung songs, and took silly pictures of each other sleeping. The journey to Georgia was another success. Without realizing it at all, we were all socializing more with each other than we usually do at
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