My Experiences Taunting Others Essay examples
At the age of seven I became obsessed over size, both height and weight wise. I was small back then, small even now compared to the young men of age sixteen and seventeen. The things I thought back then surprise me. I tried to excel in everything. I viewed the talented not with the respect they earned, but with envy, another lucky person who I wished I could be like. I tried soccer and track, and the latest Pokémon strategies and cards were mine so I could dominate the game. I tried to make up for my size by getting better in other things. I thought that the reason people didn’t seem to accept me as much as others was because of my small size. I often vented my incurable disease on those weaker than me. I was jealous and wanted to be big myself.
I knew there was still a way back. I had to prove myself worthy, prove to the rest of the team that I was not a friend of Jacob but an enemy. Trailing behind the group I waited for the opportunity to redeem myself, show to the rest of my campmates that deep inside of me I had a fire that would burn every house in my body in order to prove that I wasn’t Jacobs