Personal Narrative: Jefferson Street

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Luke Puckett ENG 100 Mrs. Gilbert 14/24/14 Jefferson street The cloudy, dark, an cold sky was all I could look at as I sit patiently in my parents car. I look at my dad and ask “are we there yet” and he replied “not yet about 30 more minutes” as im waiting for that 30 minutes to go by I sit and think of all the memories from my old neighborhood and I start to get really sad, but then I think of all the new stuff to come in my new neighborhood. We all know how hard it is moving to a different neighborhood, eventually everyone goes threw it but when there are negatives to moving there are also positives. I’m going to start with a negative, at my old neighborhood there was this boy named Johnny and he was my best friend. We went to…show more content…
He works in the city, has his own office, and makes a lot of money. And one day he comes home very sad and disappointed. And him and my mom where fighting all night, the next morning they wake me up and tell me that my dad has lost his job and that we have to move because he found a new one far away . they told me they where sorry and that everything is going to be okay. And I knew it was, but it is just really sad seeing my dad lose his job he had for a long time. There is a lot of negatives I could talk about, the list goes on and on. But there are so many positives. As I think of the negatives of start to think about all the good things to come in my new neighborhood. Like all the new people we will meet, a new school, living somewhere different, make new friends at school. The list of positives goes on and on as well. And as I think of all the good things I hear my dad say “where here” and I reply “finally”. Even though its hard for to start over, sometimes its good to get a new start on a new chapter in your life and eventually its going to happen. And that’s what I keep telling myself, everything is going to be okay. And you will always have joyful memories to look back on when you are feeling down and have new memories to make in the future to
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