Narritive Essay

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Knippa 1Audrey KnippaPersonal NarrativeENGL111-52KMrs. FordSeptember 15, 2014The Blue FlowerThe day that you meet the person that will make the greatest impact on your life in the present and the future, for better and for worst and in sickness and health you don't know. At least not right away. It will come in the following weeks or months, you will come to the realization that the person that you welcomed into your life is the person of your life. This will happen once in your life and the time is not set, place or period in your life. It is all up to the events into your life and where life takes you and the paths you cross. While you are crossing paths you will cross the path. The path ...view middle of the document...

The way he was with me I cannot describe. I know my cheek had to be beet red the entire time. He still has never told me too this day. The small details that I recall are now so simple from his work outfit, his blue shirt and black pants. The way he moved and his gesture. The one thing that took me by surprise that night was the blue of his eyes. They were a perfect shade of blue almost crystal, but with a little darker blue that just blended in. I knew there was something about him at this period of the night but I just couldn't figure out what. I am such a incredibly shy person when it comes to new people. Reed was almost driven I felt that night to crack that into me with him. The images of that night that mattered are clearly into my head and each instant I was around him that night they are in it. We teased each other learned things about each other. As the night progressed he came over and was determined to sell this flower. Closing was approaching fast and it was starting to appear it wasn't going to happen. At this point I took my break and went outside. Upon returning the blue flowers were wrapped in paper and all done up waiting on the counter. I was so happy for him that he had finally sold that flower! My co-worker and I officially started the close down process of the night and Reed had not been seen for a period of time. We too the flowers to the cooler, wiped down counters, swept and last but not least took the trash. It was a few minutes before we were due to clock out and as I started to gather my stuff and as I looked up Reed was in the shop. We started a small conversation and as we said good-bye he informed me that the blue flowers...

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