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Commentary: This Too Shall Pass

May 6, 2020
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When I think of my last day of my senior year, I think of the excitement and nerves that every other senior before me experienced. Turning in books, preparing to take any finals, cleaning out that locker one last time. The last time you see your classmates and teachers before graduation. I was really looking forward to that day, but that day will never come.

The Grieving

Feb 7, 2018
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Grieving; "To feel grief, or great sorrow."

Death to me is something that happens every day. Whether be a plant, or animal, people and things die all the time. My mama says that it's a part of life, so on January 20, 2018 when my grandpa Opa died, my reaction was grief.