Appearance Essay

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Appearance When I was a child, I saw people the way I wanted, I saw poor people murderers and thieves and saw rich people kind and generous, but I didn't see what was inside them. On the way to New York on the train, I was reading my newspaper very calmly. I wanted to go to New York because of a job interview, I was really scared and afraid that I wouldn't get the job, and would have been sent home with no job.My mother sent me some cookies, they were delicious and I really enjoyed eating them. When the train stopped in Washington, I recognized a small man that looked neat entering. He was handcuffed to a fat man, who was black and wasn't really neat.I went over to him and sat beside him."Excuse me sir, but are you Jack Robinson?" I asked "Well yes indeed, but I really don't remember you, who are you?" Jack replied."I'm Sylvia from Florida, don't you remember me?" I added " Oh Sylvia, it's really nice to see you. Where are you heading to?" Jack asked." I'm going to a job interview in New York, I see you are a sheriff now and I would have guessed that this was your dream." I replied.Jack didn't reply and started looking to the front. The train was full and he started to sweat, suddenly the man that was handcuffed to his left started talking."I'm sorry madame, I don't think I've introduced my self, I'm Gabriel, we're also headed to New York. Actually were heading to the Police station." "Oh!" I added without even giving any attention to him."I'm just doing my job!" Jack interrupted me " Nowadays my job is really hard," he added."Oh okay, lets talk about the days that have past, remember when we were going to your uncles wedding, and we were going on the bicycles and you fell in the pond, and everyone laughed at you in the church." "That was really funny," he replied, "And oh, oh do you remember the time when you stole the motorbike from your mother, and then ran over the hen like a crazy driver. We laughed and laughed all the time, and gave no attention to the criminal. I didn't want to listen to him, but sometimes I had to. We were really having fun until two men came to me and sat beside me, they started asking me personal question and started looking at me in a strange way, they asked me the reason I was talking to Jack. They made fun of me because I was sitting next to a criminal. One of them kept touching me without any reason, I was really afraid, but remembered that Jack was a sheriff, so I told myself that I was safe. They stopped touching me and started asking me where I lived. I kept ignoring them until one of them offered me to go and dance with him....

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