Alone In The Woods Essay

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The woods behind my house are very confusing, when you think you are going for a simple hike BAM! you're lost for a few days without food or water. Well maybe not a few days maybe just a few hours. I know the woods like the back of my hand and only on occasion do I get lost, today just happened to be one of those occasions. I can’t remember where I went wrong, I took a left at the hollow tree, a right at the brook, and went straight past the old, rusty, blue chevy. Yet here I find myself totally, utterly, and completely lost I didn't bring any food with me because I thought that I would be there and back in no time. Looking at my almost dead cell phone I can tell that is not the case. I ...view middle of the document...

I can't really describe her much more than that. What’s your mom like?”
“ Um... My mom is tall and she has curly auburn hair just like me. She is loving and I feel like I can tell her anything. She is more like an older sister than my mom. We get along great, well that is probably because she is the only one I have. My dad ran out on us when I was a baby so I don’t know much about him” I told her, “ what’s your dad like”
“My dad is amazing. He picks on my friends, he is handsome, he loves me and my mom, and he just got a really good job out here.”
“ He sound great. Like everything I’ve ever wanted in a dad.”
“It get tiresome sometimes always moving around, having all your friends come over just to hang around your parents. Having no real friends because you move around all the time.” she informed me
“ That doesn't sound so good, but it’s still better than what I have . I have no father and I’m stuck out here in the middle of nowhere” I choke out between sobs.
At that we both decide to call it a night and attempt to fall asleep. Sleep never comes for me but it seems to come for Dani, at one point she is dead quiet and not moving. I am super comfortable for being on the ground so I don’t turn over to see if she is still there but, it doesn't feel like anyone is there with me. It doesn't matter she is probably thinking the same thing about me. The sun will be up in a few hours so I might as well get up and go relieve myself and start looking for either some way home or something we can eat. As I get up off the cold damp ground I notice that Dani isn’t there. I spin around quickly and call her name.” Dani. DANI! Where are you?”
“I’m right here” she called “ I found some apples we can eat on my way to the bathroom. Sorry if I...

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