The Importance Of My Life

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“There will always be a reason why you meet people. Either to change your life or theirs.” I believe that everyone comes into your life for a reason. It’s just our job to decide if it is a blessing or to teach us a lesson. My parents got divorced when I was only three years old and I was an only child, so when my dad and stepmom told me I was going to be an older sister at age eleven I wasn’t super excited. To be completely honest I was kind of upset and scared. I had always lived with my mom and only visited my dad every other weekend, so I figured I wouldn’t have to see her that much anyways which made it a little better. Having been an only child my whole life I had no idea what it would be like, especially since she would be so much younger than me.

After sixth grade, when I moved to Apex permanently, Morgan was only seven months old. I remember always being annoyed anytime I had friends over because we had to be quiet when she was sleeping, which was literally all the time. At the time I felt like she was just a burden on the family because she was always the reason I wasn’t able to do something or go somewhere. As seventh and eighth grade went by, she began talking more and started to really know what was going on. This made having her there more fun, but there were still the thoughts in the back of my head about how much better my life would be without always having a two year old around. Then something happened at the beginning of my freshmen year. She stopped

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