The Assessment

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Non-Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic

Chapter 2 (v.1)

Submitted: July 09, 2015

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Submitted: July 09, 2015



The Move

I didn’t believe it. My brain was simply unable to process that I would soon be leaving everyone and everything I had loved so dearly behind.

My mother asked that I don’t go around telling everyone where we were moving, and I didn’t have a problem doing this because, you see, I didn’t believe it myself. I didn’t believe it when my father would get annoyed that I was incredibly slow at packing my bags.

I didn’t believe it when the taxi arrived to drive me away from my home that I had spent my childhood in, my teenage years and the beginning of my adulthood.

I didn’t believe when we had to give away our beloved cat Toby

I remember looking up at the balcony as I got into the cab, thinking deep down inside that I would be back. This wasn’t real. There was no way I was leaving my home and friends forever. I would be back.

It was real...

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