The Ride Essay

340 WordsFeb 21, 20132 Pages
Jerome Rose English comp, 101 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 “Sunday Marie Victor” is one of the most influential. I am the person and mother I am today cause of her. How do I describe my mother? I guess there is nothing critical about it, it is all admiration. Her profession is counseling, she works with specially gifted kids. Seeing her at work is very awe-inspiring, especially her ability to connect with the children is amazing. Every single one of her students adore and trust her, she is truly gifted with emotional intelligence. She has the ability to walk in a room, find the bleakest person there, and make them smile. There is nothing to fear about this petite, delicate woman, even though each muscle is so defined, as if she were an Olympian sculpture. When she smiles, it is as if she is using all her might just to see if it could get bigger. Her eyes are a russet brown like the skin of a winter apple, full of warmth and compassion. Her skin, the color beige, like the dunes of the Sahara, flawlessly smooth before the rippling winds. At home her hair, which is as black as a raven’s feather, is always tied up; bouncing with each step she takes like a Paddleball. Never is she loud; her low-keyed silky voice flows from her like a warm breeze against the skin, chasing away any chill and enclosing the listener with security with every word spoken. She is a wonderful person whom I admire and love unconditionally forever. I have learned so many valuable traits from her and give all my credit too her for molding me into the person I am today. Through my Mother, I have learned patience with my children, forgiveness for

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