Since it was a weekend and I did not have any classes that day and did not have any other obligations, I thought it would be a good idea to accompany my grandfather to the hospital rather than stay at home and be bored.
The tight relationship that had developed between my grandfather and me also made it very easy for me to accompany him, despite the fear I had of operations and hospitals in general.
Stephanie Wong Ken holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Portland State University.
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I cannot forget the look on my grandfather’s face and the feeling of relief he expressed, knowing that the problem with his eye was finally over.
At that very moment, my fear of doctors vanished and I began appreciating the important role that doctors play in everyday life.My memory event took place several years ago when, due to my curiosity, I decided to accompany my grandfather to the hospital.Due to his old age, my grandfather had begun experiencing major problems with his left eye.Always review and revise the personal narrative before handing it in so it is at its best. Take a sentence and say to yourself: Okay, how do I make this longer? I have always had this fear of doctors and injections, so even as I began to relax, thoughts of the impending operation could not escape my mind, since I knew the operation would be more serious than the injections that I feared so much.Interestingly, the whole operation lasted only an hour and my grandfather was wheeled out of the operation with a bandage on the operated eye, but he was conscious and in very high spirits.That is the moment I decided that I wanted to be a doctor and, currently, I am pursuing a course in medicine.Remember that the events in your essay must be positioned in chronological order.Otherwise, it will be difficult for the readers to follow your story.In addition to that, it is better if your story has a purpose.