The Day That Changed My Life Essay

983 Words Apr 17th, 2011 4 Pages
Aric Trujillo
The Day That Changed My Life For years in my life graduating from High School had been a date circled in my mind. For me graduating High School meant I could then do whatever I wanted to do without anyone telling me right from wrong. As I got older I began to realize that everything I had thought before was now totally wrong. I realized that graduating High School meant I was going to have to be more responsible there I ever had before. It now made me realize that I had to become an adult and becoming an adult meant that I could not do whatever I wanted like I had thought and hoped before. On the morning of graduation day I woke up to a nice hot breakfast that was made by my dad. My mood was somewhat altering between
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It was like I was beginning a new life and that this old one would soon be forgotten. After lunch I had graduation practice at the gym. During practice I could see the excitement on the faces of my classmates. I was thinking to myself if I was the only one that feared graduation. After practice we took pictures and while waiting a few friends and I began talking about the day that was ahead of us. We began talking about how crazy the feeling was; that this sacred day had finally come upon us after years and years. We talked about how much fun we had together in our senior year. We talked about all the fun memories and how they would never happen again. After talking for a while I saw that I was not the only one fearing this major step in our lives. A few of my classmates even said aloud that they were scared. We knew we now had great expectations right in front of our eyes. We knew that this was going to be the last time that we were all together so we decided that we had to make the best of graduation and have an outrageous night at the graduation after party that was taking place at the Civic Center. After graduation practice I headed back over to my house since the company would be arriving in a while. We eat some posole when all the family started had finally arrived. Throughout the dinner my family members gave me graduation gifts and told me how proud of me they were. Throughout the party all I could think about was graduation. The time was

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