Personal Narrative: Marching Band In High School

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Freshman year can be overwhelming. We’re fourteen year olds being launched into a completely new world. If it was not for marching band, I would still be lost. Joining the Eaton High School Marching band gave my spot in this school. Everyone finds their little niche in high school, and mine is band. I entered high school already knowing about fifty people because of summer band camps, and I never went through the awkward, “Where am I going to sit?” question. I had upperclassmen friends whom I still remember vividly as if they were still here mentoring me every morning teaching me how to play, but most importantly, they taught me how to be a good person. Marching band also helped me evolve into a person I never thought I could be. I was extremely