Car accident Essay

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car accident

Traumatic events come in many different ways at many different times of ones life. Mine
came on the school bus while I was on my way home from school. The bus had stopped to let
a couple kids off and I stood up to throw some trash away. I stood up we were rear ended
by a young lady who had been trying to get a bee out of the car and not realized the bus
had stopped. I was standing up and the impact caused me to bang into the seat in front of
me and the one behind me. I didn't realize what had happened until moments later when
someone said something. As I began to sit down I felt a sharp pain shoot through my body
and my heart started to beat rapidly.

The accident made me realize that nothing is for certain and you shouldn't take anything
for granted. I had always viewed riding a school bus has something that wouldn't put me in
danger, after all the drivers are trained professionals, right? What I never considered
was the actions of others and how complete strangers can change your life in a bigger and
more significant way than some of the people closes to you. I had never really considered
dying at a young age because my grandparents lived to be old. After that bus ride home my
outlook on life was severely changed and I started to appreciate my parents more an tell
them I loved them a lot more often because wasn't sure if we'd both be around to say it
the next time.

The car accident will always be a major moment in my life because of what it showed me.
That accident gave me visual proof that God has a plan for everyone and everything has a
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