Narrative Essay On Love Yourself

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“Love Yourself” I usually don’t have many life lesson stories, like my grandparents. You always hear how a person climbed a mountain and faced their fears, but mine isn’t facing my fears, it’s me learning how to love myself and cope with all of my imperfections that I have. My grandma always told me, “Love yourself… because you are the only one that can control your attitude, the way you feel, mindset, body, and the way you live your life, whether it will be successful, or unsuccessful.” She always helped me through my ups and downs, and when she passed away, I was devastated, but I had learned from her to be independent, and very strong. She never failed to lift me up. I had to learn to be her as in have her attitude, personality, and mind as she did. When I was younger, I didn’t really have any friends (even now I don’t have much) my only friend was Johnny, and he is still my friend till this day, and also Ingrid and Analiese! All the…show more content…
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