The first thing I admire the most of my mom is her ability to love. My mom is the most caring person I know. She is always there for someone who is need of any type of help. Also she can never stay mad for so long at my sisters and I even when we deserve it. She has always been there for me in the most difficult situations I have overcome in my life.
I hope once I figure out what I want to do in life, my mother will be proud of me. My mother’s humbleness is probably the best characteristic about her and I hope to carry that in life. She also has a good heart, she treats everyone in the best way possible and that just shows that they are some good in people. My mother’s accomplishments have meant a lot to me because it shows such dedication and I know that’s a spectacular trait to have while growing up. I’m positive my mother was put in my life to guide me and put on the path that will determine the rest of my life.
While reading the novel My Sister’s Keeper it took me back to the year my mom died, just like Kate she too needed a kidney but wasn’t as fortunate to live long enough for it to happen. More depth into the book I began to put myself in all of the characters shoes, Kate and Anna were both brave. Anna was brave because she kept undergoing surgery for her sister donating stem cells, bone marrow, and blood which were all not easily done. Kate is also brave because she never once complained; she loved her sister more than herself and she already knew her fate was decided. ”My sister’s the one who’s always had to imagine life without me”.
My son was only two at the time so he did not understand that grandma went to heaven and what it meant. Until this day all three of my kids point at a picture that I have on my end table of grandma Dean and says “that is grandma Dean she is in heaven I miss her.” Even though the other two kids did not met her my oldest son Bryce told them memorize that he remember about her and how sweet of a person she was. He made sure that he told them about her that way they knew who grandma Dean was. I loved my grandmother with all my heart and I miss her dearly every day. My grandmother was everything to me and she will always hold that special piece of my heart.
I am most proud of the relationship I am building with my immediate family. The abandonment by my birth mother had given me deep seeded emotional issues that were never addressed until I came to the group home. I have worked really hard on trusting
For the past six years she had battled breast cancer, an example of fortitude for all who had known her. Since our families were so close, I had seen how this woman had given herself completely to her children. I cried as I heard her children's grateful testimonies for such a wonderful, self-giving mother. As I watched this display of love for a mother so similar to mine, I thought how lucky I was to have my mother alive and well. Reflecting on my life, I realized that in many ways my values are the same as hers.
Racheal Ray English 1301 February 12, 2011 My Mother On a day to day basis, we are influenced by something, or someone that has a lasting effect in our lives. The fondest memories of my life have all been influenced by family members. To my belief, my mother “Mary Alice Hendrix” is one of the most influential. I am the person and mother I am today cause of her. When I describe my mother, there is nothing critical about it; it is all admiration.
My family raised me to be a strong and good person and I love them so much, especially my mom. My mom has been my best friend ever since the day I was born. I would hate to lose her. Without her, I don’t know what I’d do since she's the one who brought me into this world. Also, my dad has always been there to help me make tough decisions and I love him a lot.
Patricia Gonzalez ENC (Ref# 640359) Essay #2 September 8th, 2011 The Meaning of Family Family is the central point of our lives; we obtain love, laugh, comfort, listen, and are there always for each other. For me, family is one of the most important things in my life. Not necessarily have to be blood related to be family because there are many good friends that sometimes are better that the bloods related families. When I was living with my family I did not know exactly what a family is for someone until I decide to move alone. But now, I can easily notice that a family has several unconditional values.