School In High School Essay

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I woke up bright and early to get ready for school. Ugh, why does school have to be so early, I thought as I looked at my alarm clock that read 6:45 a.m. I layed in bed until 7am. Then got ready for school. As my siblings, my mom, and I ate breakfast, I had realized that my mom didn’t make her daily phone call to my dad, who leaves the house every morning at 4:30. I began to wonder why she didn’t call him because she calls him every morning no matter what. I excused myself from the table and went to brush my teeth. Shortly after, my sister came into the bathroom and we talked about how strange it was that my mom didn’t call my dad. We were in denial and thought that our parents would never separate. As we made up more and more excuses, we started to think, what if our parents really did split up. My mother came into the bathroom to take a shower and kicked us out. As siblings, we came together and sat in our room to discuss the situation. At the time, my sister was in 6th grade, I was in 4th grade, and my brothers were in 2nd grade. We were very young, but also very aware that our parents had been acting strange for the past 2 weeks. Knowing that my mother would be out of the shower soon, my sister and I snuck into our parents room. We saw that my dad’s dresser had been empty and that that only my mom’s side of the bed had been undone. Tears filled my eyes and my sister held me in her arms as she saw that I was vulnerable and didn’t want to believe what I was seeing. We
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