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It was mid-July the summer before my seventh-grade year. I was just a little twelve-year-old girl, not even five feet tall. And this was going to be my first year at Girls Camp. I was going to be the first year at my church camp. I had been waiting for this for so long. As soon as the dates were set I immediately started packing. even though it was still months away. It seemed like the only thing I ever...
When I look back on special moments in my life, chief among them going on holiday, having a birthday party, and starting school, these all fade compared to the day I saw my team triumph over their greatest rivals. The reason why I have chosen this is that it is a very special moment for me as it was the first time I went to an old firm game at Ibrox and it was the first time Celtic had won...
I open my eyes. I smile. Today was going to be an incomparable day. 24th of June 2017 - The Stone Roses – Glasgow. Their last ever gig and I was going to be there, one of the most extraordinary bands in the world and I was going to see them. I was as happy as ever. So as you do on the morning of something like this (or every day for me) I get up and I turn on...
“Ladies, your first competition is in one week, so you must try your hardest during these last few practices that we have!”. My coach explained, her voice echoing through the gym. And so, we put up our hair and got into position. The music started and we were bouncing and running and flipping around the gym, performing well for a cheer team of our age. The soft hues of blue and silver on our uniforms stood out against the deep...
9/11 occurred on Tuesday, September 11, 2001. 9/11 was an extremely unprepared for event and caused for the United States of America to be a very vulnerable target. The morning of September 11, 2001, 19 terrorists were able to hijack four planes that were departing from the Boston’s Logan airport, they choose planes that had farther journey’s ahead of them knowing that they would be filled with enough fuel to carry out their attack. The terrorist’s main mission was to...