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When Life Gives You... Essay

  • Submitted by: anonymous
  • on November 12, 2012
  • Category: Miscellaneous
  • Length: 857 words

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When life gives you lemons make lemonade. It is not the same as persevering to the end or just simply making do. It means making the best out of the worst possible scenarios. In these stories you are about to read you will notice this because that is exactly what is happening, just like my   when grandmother lost her husband she did not just simply give up she pushed forward. Also my family we didn't just give up as we fought for our house and made it happen and with me I used what I have learned to do service work to help those in need which has helped be happy through hard times.
In 1995 my grandfather was on his way home from work on his motorcycle and was hit by a young girl with a learners permit that had not seen him. My grandmother got the news and rushed to the hospital and had to call the 6 children who were spread throughout the state of California. They all raced to the hospital only to find that there was nothing they could do for him they had to discontinue life support. There was no time to get discouraged because 2 weeks later the oldest girl got married then 2 weeks after that the oldest boy got married they found that by doing these things it took away the sadness from the loss. A year later my grandmother learned forgiveness as she forgave the young girl for what had happened especially because the courts were going to try to charge her with manslaughter but my grandmother told them not to because she knew it would not make her or any of her children feel better and she didn't want the girl to suffer the rest of her life, it wouldn't have made anyone happy so they chose to forgive. Through this experience she had learned to be a very forgiving person.
My dad tells his account of a pivotal point in his life was back in 2004. We moved into a new house and were very happy. Due to some strange circumstances one day some people stopped by and wanted to look at our house when we asked why they explained, "they were interested in purchasing it when...

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