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American Dream Essay

1375 words - 6 pages

It was the summer of my junior year. Katie, Morgan, and I were all hanging out at Morgan’s birthday party. Katie was saying, “I can’t believe we all will be graduating next year.”
Then Morgan said, “Ya, our high school years are really going fast.” All three of us look at each other thinking that we won't be able to see each other really much after high school.
Katie said, “I was just thinking that we probably won't really see each other much after high school, but we will still be best friends no matter what.” We all shook our heads in agreement; knowing that what Katie said was true.
It is now a couple days before our senior year. We are all thinking how we can make the best out of ...view middle of the document...

There is only have a couple days till we graduate. Katie, Morgan, and I were all sitting at the lunch table.
I said, “This year has gone by way too fast.”
It is the day of our graduation. It feels really weird to graduate. From here on all of our lives will be different. We will start our own lives. We got all our friends together to hang out all together one last time. Looking back on our high school year are strange. All these years of high school are gone now. Thinking that all the people we usually see everyday, we won't see them now. We are all going our separate ways. Most of us are going to different colleges around Ohio or even around the United states. It’s a sad thing to think about, but we are all happy for each other. Everyone is going to college to follow our American Dreams. Yes, we don't know what the world will throw at us, but I know that we will all be prepared for anything. Our families have raised us to be ready for these days that are coming. They have prepared us good.
We are at the graduation ceremony. We have all been looking forward to this day. A couple hours have gone by. We have all got out diplomas and graduated!
Katie looks at Morgan and I and says, “Its time to start a new journey. Going from what it seems like just yesterday we were all still sitting at the lunch table in middle school to now being graduated from high school.” We looked at her with grins on our faces remembering those times.
Today is the day that we all are setting off for college. For our last day together for a while, we all decided to hang out one last time.
Me, Morgan, and Katie look at each other. Morgan says, ”Well things will be different for all of us from now on. It’s gonna be really different not seeing you guys everyday. This will be the last time for a while that we will see each other.” There was a silence for a couple minutes. Katie had this look on her face like she was about to cry.
Katie says, “I’m really glad that we became friends. I don’t know what I would have done without you guys if we didn't become friends. I’m really gonna miss you guys.” Her eyes were filled with tears.
I looked at her and replied, “This is not the last time we will see each other. We will always be friends no matter how far apart we are from each other. Our friendship is something that can never be broken. We are more than best friends; we are sisters. We will love each other till the end of time.” They both had a big...

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