I Believe in my family and friends

Kevin - Worcester, Massachusetts
Entered on March 12, 2008
Age Group: Under 18

Contributor: Kevin Nguyen

Location: Worcester, MA

Country: USA

Series: Contemporary

I believe in my family and friends. My friends and family are always there for me when I need them. During the years that I have been alive, I have lost and gained good friends. One thing I know is that these people I believe in will always be there for me.

My mom and dad have supported me since I was young and have continued ever since. They always tell me to study in school and get a good education to lead a good life, so I don’t become like them. They have lived through a lot of hard times, like when they had to leave their families to come to the United States of America. My parents have lived through too many hard times that’s’ why I want to get a good job when I’m older and let them live a good life. There are also my cousins who have helped me pass school. I have always asked my parents to help me with school but they can’t because they don’t know much English. So, I have been asking my cousins for help and I have passed with flying colors. This is why I believe in my family because they support me in everything I do.

There are my friends who I believe in. They are always there for me when I’m in a bad situation. For instance if I was doing badly in school; my friends will be there to motivate me and help me pass. They would help me study and help me learn about what I don’t know. There are a lot of friends that I have gained the pass year. These new friends have helped me with a lot of bad situations. These people are like my brothers and sisters. Even though I have only known a lot of them for a year but they are always there for me through thick and thin. For example, I met this new friend at the beginning of the school year. This person had motivated me to pass and be happy in school.

I believe in my family and friends. They have supported me through a lot of things. I can always count on them to be there for me. You have to believe in your family and friends so they can be there for you too.