Coming Of Age Research Paper

Words: 700
Pages: 3

Coming of age to me is the time in your life when you grow into your true self. Sometimes, especially when you’re young, you use what you learn from others to make up your identity. You learn to like what’s “cool” and most of the time your life is designed to please other people. I think when you learn that the only person you need to impress is yourself and when you let go of the standards that other people have set for you, that’s when you have matured. Everyone has an event they feel has made them grow up, for some it was their first day of highschool, or losing their virginity, or maybe even drinking their first beer, whatever it may be, it’s universally understood to be one of the most important milestones in a person's life. My coming