scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 1,101
Notes of a Confused Son Ned Bartlett I thought it would be quick and painless it turned out to be quite the opposite Reasoning with parents as any self-respecting teenager will agree is extremely difficult if not impossible Recently I had been thinking hard about my future and which road I was going to take to get there I decided that I wanted to skip my senior year at Friends School to move on with my life at a college level of education My credits at college would transfer over to Friends so that I would still have a High School diploma from Friends School The only difference that I could see was that I was killing two birds with one stone As I sat down to brunch my mom asked me if it was a good time to talk about college and I readily assured her that it was Having previously made up my mind I thought all I was going to have to do was explain to my parents my reasons for going to college early After all my parents were the ones who had actually introduced the early admissions option to me years earlier when they saw the frustration I was experiencing as a result of limited freedom at Friends We began making a list of Pros and Cons which turned out to be harder than one may think Trying to reason with the minds of such archaic steamrollers like my parents was like pulling teeth The discussions goal was to produce a logical practical and fairly emotionally detached list This objective was lost in shouts of anger humility disbelief misunderstanding and frustration which persisted to rear their ugly heads throughout the conversation Cindy Could I speak with you alone for a moment my dad asked Their mumbles persisted in the pantry until they both finally emerged one at a time slightly more composed than they had exited I
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA