An Essay About How To Follow My Friend

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We all have at special someone that has always been there for you. Someone who would jump in front of a train for you. Andrew a good friend of mine has always been there for me. He showed me that you are never going to make everyone happy, you can't stretch yourself too thin, and he taught me how to follow my dreams not anyone else's. First off the one lesson that he showed me is that you are never going to make everyone happy. Everyday I would be asked to do this and to do that by all different kinds of people. Well doing all those things got in the way of family, school, friends, and my health. For Example one day a good friend of mine asked for a ride home which was out of my way but I didn't want her to have to walk alone so i said yes then my gram asked me if I would come fix her tv which took me an hour to do then my pap who lives in bellwood asked me to come up and fix his wifi so his printer would work. However I only had one hour to go to Bellwood fix his stuff then hurry and go to band practice which was until nine. Then afterwards…show more content…
The main reason is that whenever I was trying to figure out what I wanted to be I was always told nursing that I was going to be nurse so I took some classes and struggled with those classes so I had realized myself that I wanted to be a little kids teacher (early Childhood educator). However everyone was unsure on that they said that I should of become a nurse and go to penn highlands for college. ¨Katelyn, I don't know why you won´t stick up for yourself. You need to do what you need to do and not what other people want you to do. Go where you want to go. Be what you want to be,¨(Andrew). Those words have stuck with me ever since then and now i'm going to be a major in early childhood education minoring in special education, and I am going to Lock Haven university of Pennsylvania for college. I couldn't be happier and I owe it all to
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