Cowboy Essay

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My Car The car I've had for the last year and a half is an "˜89 Nissan Sentra. I remember the first time I saw it and how excited I was. Even though people think my box style car is hideous, I think it is great. People laugh and joke, but it has never broken down on me and has never needed major work.I bought my car from a man named Michael Flossinger. He sold it to me for a whopping $1800. My dad decided to be generous, so he bought it for me as a seventeenth birthday present. I was attracted to my car because of the way it looked. It didn't look sporty, but it looked like it had a personality all its own.The inside of my car is full of trash and dirt, along with some things that I'd like to leave unmentioned. Underneath all the trash and dirt, I think that the interior is gray. I put some black seat covers on the front seats so that people wouldn't be as afraid to ride with me. I also put a eight ball on the stick shift. Even if my car's interior makes the Amazon look like a walk in the park, I've had some amazing times in there.The outside of my car is also very interesting. It's black with chrome wheelbases. It has a multitude of scratches and dents from my girlfriend ramming it with her car. Not all the dents and scratches are from her, though. It had a good deal of them before I bought it. That's what appealed to me when I first saw it. I knew from these marks that the car had already been through a lot and that it was ready for more.I've had a lot of fun times in my car, too. I've been to places ranging from Tunica to Fayetteville. I've crammed as many as 8...

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