Narrative Essay About Returning To School

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Returning to School By: Goldie Scarbrough Instructor: Jane McAdams ENG 121 English Composition I My decision to return to school was probably one of the hardest things I have ever done. I have 5 children and husband. They are the most important part of my life and the reason I wanted to return to school, but they are also the reason it was so difficult to go back. They always have homework they need help with almost every night. I have to make sure dinner is on the table, the dishes are done, the kids take their bath, the dog gets fed and taken outside if the kids or my husband forgets which is basically every night, and let’s not forget make time for my husband. There are always clothes to be washed, dried, or my least favorite, folded and put away. We try to have family time every night before bed, but this doesn’t always happen. I knew before returning to school that it would be hard to accomplish everything but somehow I will find the time to be a good…show more content…
I knew I couldn’t handle the stress then because my family was demanding to much of my time. I would discuss with my husband that I wanted to one day be supervisor of business services and he would always say to me do you think you can handle the pressure and responsibility that come with it. I really didn’t understand what he was saying then; I just thought he was trying to talk me out of it. I decided to go for it and apply for the supervisor position that came up at my job. I knew I was skilled qualified for the position but I wasn’t degree qualified for the position. My manager told me that it was because I didn’t have a BA degree that was required to get the position. I stood back and looked for a minute and thought it shouldn’t take a BA to do this job and they stated I know but the company wanted someone with a BA

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