my story Essay example
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Personal Story Name: Course: Instructor: Date: My name is Eiman Alhajri and I was born in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE) in 1983. I love my country so much and my plan is to go back next year as I miss my family and friends whom I left back at home. There are different circumstances that have shaped the path my life has taken since I was born to this moment.


My family had other plans for me as they did not understand why loved drawing and painting. In 1993, my family killed my sense of art when my mother warned me against spending so much time with my brush and watercolours. They wanted me to concentrate in my studies since according to them, was the only way I could achieve success in life. My aunt also contributed in my decision to stop painting my relationship with art saying that I was bound to be a failure in life if I took that path in life. Following the advice of my family, I shifted my concentration to my studies, although secretly, I still loved drawing. School years were smooth with the usual going to school, doing assignments and making friends. Between 2001 and 2004, I joined Higher College of Technology where I had my degree in Finance. In 2003 while still in college, I was officially engaged to the wrong man though it was only after eleven months that I discovered I could not marry him. The relationship did not succeed because I was in the early adult transition. I was still at the point in life where I was still moving from pre-adulthood to my early adulthood years. My transformation into adulthood was still taking place where I was trying to define my place in society and what I wanted in life. ...
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