Narrative Essay On Baseball

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A few years ago, I met a stranger in a far away land named Leslie Squatpump. We first saw each other at a local paintballing park. He was always jealous of my skills, and every time we played against each other I always beat him. After one game he asked me if we wanted to be friends and if I ever wanted to hang out I could go to house. We hung out for a while and got to know each other. Later on, I told him that I didn’t live here and I am moving back to Los Angeles tonight. A year after I moved back home I started to go to bowling daily. There was always this massive tree that blocked a street sign and every time I passed it I always thought to myself why don’t they just cut it down. One afternoon, as I was coming back home from going bowling…show more content…
Over the course of my life, I have always played baseball. It is my favorite sport and it has become a big part of my life. The specific card I found had a picture of Sandy Koufax from the last year he played. This can be compared to the pennies that Jem had found in the tree because the Indian pennies were a symbol of luck and every time I see a picture of Sandy Koufax I think of how lucky he was. In game one of the championships he chose not to play because it was Yom Kippur. Game one is one of the most important ones to win because it gives you momentum and Sandy Koufax was the Dodgers Ace. They still won and it shows how lucky he really was. The baseball card can also be contrasted to the pennies because one, pennies are a form of currency and cards are not and two, pennies are metal and cards are paper. My favorite object out of all the things I found in the tree was the bb gun. I have always been fascinated by guns and how they worked. Many things can be said of how a bb gun and a knife are similar. Firstly, both of them can be used as weapons and secondly, they are both really fun to play with. Also they can be contrasted from each other. A knife is just usually made from wood or metal and is just one piece but a bb gun has all these different pieces and is a very complicated
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