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Summary: A Personal Narrative-Humorous Love

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I flung my weight against the handle of my red wagon. The giant container of mustard was the heaviest thing I have ever encountered. It didn’t matter how heavy this mustard was though because I had to get it to the park. As the sweat poured down my face, all I could think about was the bet that I had made with my best friend Tera. After losing multiple games of Scrabble, I wanted to win something too. This is when I decided to bet Tera that I could eat more mustard than she could. I knew Tera hated mustard as much as I did, so she wouldn’t have the advantage like always. This would be an easy win, and I could finally prove to her that I could be successful too. Two hours later, I finally made it to the park. Tera was furious at this point because she had been waiting for hours. With a smile I stopped in front of her and began unloading everything. She stood in complete shock staring at the mustard. I knew this feeling because I did the exact same thing when I saw the four foot container myself. Tera helped me unload the container and scoop three large portions of mustard on each plate. I unlocked my phone and set the timer for one minute. As soon as I hit start, we both dug our spoons into our pile of mustard. I regretted my decision as soon as I took the first bite. Although my persistence usually allowed me to triumph…show more content…
I hugged my friend in realization that I had made the worst choice ever. My bet had caused misery for the both of us and there was no point in it. I had no reason to try and prove I was better at anything. Like everyone, Tera and I each have our different skills. These different skills were going to make us be more successful than each other in different areas, and we shouldn’t be ashamed of that. I learned that I don’t need to be the best at everything because my skills will allow me to succeed, even if it’s not the same time as everyone
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