Why An American Industrialists Quote

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"Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results." This quote was from Andrew Carnegie. I wondered why an American industrialists quote could add onto my story. But once I finished expanding this paper I realized that this paper has everything to do with those very words.
And with my first team. A volleyball team to be exact. I remember the day I tried out. Nervousness consumed me. I remember getting changed in my little shorts and a T-shirt with a high ponytail. We did simple warm ups, like setting the ball to one another, or playing bump set spike. I remember whenever I
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The coach stood next to me giving me advice. She told me to be angry at the ball. To picture someone 's head floating in mid air. At the end of the game, when I finally hit the ball over everyone cheered. I could not tell if they were proud, or relieved that I was going to stop trying. either way it was not a boost in self confidence.
Before I knew it the tryouts were over and my mom came to pick me up. She picked me up in front of the building, when she was supposed to pick me up in the back. As if i wasn’t embarrassed enough I thought to myself. I was so disappointed with how it went. I remember getting angry at my mom when she asked me about it. I think I thought that she read my mind and knew exactly how nervous and sad I was.
A few days later on a friday the lists of the teams were posted on the door heading down to the lunchroom on the third floor. At first I didn’t even want to look even though people hands slap my back making it sting. After a while I built up the courage to look. For some reason embarrassment started to bubble up inside of me before I even saw at the paper.
I scanned the first team list (The Blue Team.) My name was nowhere in sight. My heart slowly started to drop. I started reading off the second team. (Team Gold) Every name that I read that was not mine my heart slowly inched its way into my stomach. I ran my finger down the paper marking the names I have read. Thoughts of how I was going to tell my mom and dad that I
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