This I Believe.

justin - 85335, Arizona
Entered on May 7, 2009
Age Group: Under 18

I believe that everyone should have a second chance. For why I believe this is a long a complex story. But I will tell you more about me first. I am a 15 year old kid that goes to Dysart high school; I am short I have brown hair and brown eyes. I love my life and all my family for they are the ones that drive me to succeed in life! But at one time in my life I did not know what to think. But when I meet something that changes my life all changed and this. This is why I believe everyone gets a second chance.

At my age there is not a lot to expect from a 9th grader. But I keep up with my grades, and behave for sum what. I have had sum what of a messed up life, with death and drugs. It all started with my family kind of having a reverie, also the death of both grandparents. Then what happen with my uncle with the drugs and alcohol addiction. But what happened last Easter was the biggest impact on my life. My favorite uncle died over night on Easter morning, his heart stopped beating when he was in his sleep. He was like my favorite uncle! I loved going to his house and playing video games with him, I would go to there house every day after school. But now he is gone and I can never see him again.

But what made me change is my dad. I believe that the reason why I got over something like that was from my dad, it’s like my life change and I got a second chance in life, to behave and not get in bad things. Also I believe that God helped me on recovering from what has happen to my family. My family was the reason why I got up every morning; I felt that I have to dream to move along in my life. So that is what I believe.