Personal Narrative: Growing Up As A Child

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Growing up as a child I was very shy and timid. I struggled in school because I was too shy and afraid to ask for help. Every year seemed harder and harder to pass; I didn’t apply myself because I couldn’t comprehend as well as others. I always had reoccurring dreams that I was lost and couldn’t find my way to the next class; this last well into my adult life. I graduated from high school in 1977 and married six month after graduating. At the age of thirty-two I was a widow with two small children with no skill and no job experience and with little income not enough to take care of a family. I took an eight- week course to open a home child care center; I was on the road to providing for my children and myself. As time went on I relocated to