The Saddest Day Essay

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The Saddest Day


It was one of those superb days that makes you forget all your problems



and makes you grateful that you are alive. The sun was beaming down



scintillating honeyed rays to the earth, turning everything they touched into gold.



The wind was a light blowing breeze, like angels breathing softly upon the world.



The birds were singing their most beautiful songs turning the trees into radiant



symphony orchestras. The crystal clear sky must have transformed into a mirror



over the Caribbean Sea, for it was of the most beautiful shades of blue I had



ever laid eyes on. The leaves were blowing around on the ground, already



changed to fall colors of browns, yellows, and even pinks. The air smelled



refreshing like a splash of cold water on your face when you awake in the



morning, and crispy like an autumn leaf. Indeed, it was a glorious day, but you



should never judge a book by its cover.



As I stepped out of the house that morning, I took a deep breath and let



the morning air fill my lungs. I was off to school, my Dad was waiting impatiently



for me in the car. Beep! Beep! I heard the horn blow, echoing off the brick wall



of my apartment. I hurried along to the car, barely jumping in before my Dad



started to pull away. "You need to get ready a little faster you know." He said to



me with what seemed to be a permanent stern look on his face. I wasn't going to



argue with him today. It was too splendid out to fight, so I just nodded my head



and smiled. I went through the day feeling great. School seemed as if it had



zoomed by and before I knew it I was walking home. The weather was still the



same, if not better by now. As I passed little children on my way home I smiled



thinking about when I was little how great it was then. The worst thing in the



world then was a scraped knee, and now it was a broken heart.



As I neared my house I got a chill down my spine, like a cold gush of air



when you open the freezer. I didn't think anything of it at the time. It was just a



chill and I got them all the time. But now I know to be scared when I get one of



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