Shifting Gears

Shifting Gears

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September 11- A day that in someway has either directly or indirectly changed everone in Americaa€™s (if not the worlda€™s) way of life. Whether it is a persona€™s sense of security, travel plans, outlook on life, or the way they view their family, 9/11, as they call it, changed us all, including me. But my 9/11 didna€™t happen in 2001, it happened exactly two years earlier in 1999. With September 11 being my birthday, I received a unique a€œpresenta€ on that day that changed my life. It was then that I fi rst realized that life wasna€™t the fairytale world that I thought it was. As I saw my world crumble down, I had no choice but to turn a negative into a positive. Remembering the advice from a person whom I had never met telling me to believe in myself, never give up, and to never take the easy way out, I knew that I could battle through anything and win in the long run. Little did I know, that a€œpresenta€ was the opening to my future and to my lifea€™s goal that I was out to achieve.On their new lot, Papa built a huge four wheeler track that went around the perimeter of the property. There were lots of trees and brush, making it look like taking a ride out in the woods. I put a lot of miles on his four wheeler over the yearsanbsp;...

Title:Shifting Gears
Author:Eddie Thramer
Publisher:iUniverse - 2011-12-06


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