Sunesha - Bedford, New York
Entered on April 30, 2009
Age Group: Under 18
Themes: love
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We all have moments that we favor because they hold moments that we will never forget. That is why I believe, that love is the most important value to a person. If there isn’t any love, everyone would hate each other, then where would we be?

I loved it when my grandmother came to visit. We had a great time because we only got to see her once in a while. It was great to have her here so then she could see what our lives were like. We loved it when she came to visit us and she was filled with good spirit, it was hard not to be happy with her. She loved to come visit us as well because she got to see another part of the world through a different view. We would take her to the park and feel the hot summer air stick to our skin while we smelled the hot air. When we took her to Manhattan, we would hear the rumble of the subway underneath our feet, the honking of cars and the smell of food coming from the roadside. We once took her to Lake Compounce and we would smell the pizza from the restaurant and would feel the splashed water on our skin. She loved to go places with us. She always looked forward to seeing us. I also loved it when she visited because sometimes she would visit during school and when I was younger, she would help me study for my spelling tests.

We had so much fun when she came and I will never forget this because when she died, I never let go of all these memories that she left us. I will never forget her. It may be hard on me sometimes, but when ever I feel down, there will always be something for me to remember her by, and that, is my love. I was devastated; she was always the one to care most about us, except our mom and dad. I love her a lot even though she isn’t here, but she will always be in my heart.

The value I chose was love because it gives you a special bond with the person that you care about. It is something that will never go away no matter what happens, even if it comes to a point when you hate the person so much, you will always have love for that person. This I believe.