The Day Of My High School Graduation Speech

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When we were younger, I believe we all once wished to become adults fast so that we get to do things on our own. As for me, I have never imagined that I would graduate from high school. I didn’t expect myself to go that far and of course I have never thought about where I am today, a college student. Therefore, the moment that I graduated from high school meant a lot to me. It was the moment that made me be the best out of me, and the moment that helped me coming back to the reality.

May 24, 2014 was the day of my high school graduation ceremony. I somehow felt unready and uncomfortable inside. I did not want to leave my school, my teachers, and especially my friends. Apart from that, I still wanted to wear my school uniform to school. I am the type of person that doesn’t want to think what to wear to school the next day. It seems like I am a lazy person, but the uniform also gave me the feeling of identity, that I actually belonged to a community. Even though after the ceremony we still had to go back to school to finish our final exams, but that would not be the same as our normal school days. I know that the door is just closed temporarily and it will open again so that I can step out into the real world. Yet inside me, there was something that held me back and not willing to move on. I was not yet ready to start a new beginning in a completely different country where my parents won’t be around, and I have to do everything on my own.

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