We Learn by Mistakes

Nelson - Springdale, Arkansas
Entered on October 22, 2008
Age Group: Under 18

People learn by mistakes. Not like when you do something wrong and you get in trouble and then it goes away. I mean do something that will scare you forever. I am not talking about me I am talking about my uncle. My uncle did drugs and they ruined his life because of drugs people did not want to be around him. His mom, my grandmother, and my mom, his sister, did not want to give him money because he would spend it on drugs. My uncle got in a car wreck because he tried to drive after taking drugs. Now he has to walk with a cane because of that car wreck. He lives alone and so when he falls down he can’t get up. Now he lives with his mom and is trying to stop. He has stopped using drug, but he still can not stop smoking. Even though he’s done these things in his life I love him anyway.