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Describing My Shell Essay

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DESCRIBING MY SHELLMy object is a shell, a shell like any shell made from the samematerial like any others, but my shell has a different form that makes it really special. Thesandy clear color, and the curved lines on its exterior seem like a finger print to describeits individuality. Its shiny smooth inner part has a hole. A Hawaiian beach without waterin it. A black round part on the top seems like its head. The shape of the yellow dog wascreated on its soft bright side. So sweet this dog with small simple eyes. Its hair isunequally arranged in both sides of its head, at the longest side, its hair goes straightdown to cover its right unseen ear, three black lines comb through, start straight and thenget curved as its hair does so.My shell isn't a piece of trash, nor a piece of rock, my shell was oncealive. A shell with a beautiful design, it knows the ocean well, it stay behind for a longtime. My shell has a smell and even though doesn't smell as strong as it did, once it wastaken from the beach. Its lingering odor determines that my shell never forgot the placewhere it came from.My shell is triangle form without sharp edges, almost 8.7 cm long and11.2 cm. Wide, there are many blue curved lines on the exterior of my shell, the clearestone is the shortest one, 3 cm. away from the black head at the narrow side. Brown andblue lines appear on the shell's narrow side beside the black head. On the interior , darkyellow spots created a dog face with a white spot surrounding the left eye, an openedmouth with square shape, not meant to scare us, it seems Hungry or maybe it got tiredfrom staying confined in this shell and wants to get out to Play and jump and run fast, hissimple crying eyes indicates that he isn't looking for trouble, his nose almost disappearsfrom the image, one small hole beside three tiny lines create his nose, these lines becomesmaller as it moves to his right side.A shell is the most universally identifiable part of a creature known asa mollusk. This particular shell was once the home and a source of protection of a clane.For me, catching this kind of nature treasure with each incoming wave often meant one ofmy favorite outdoor activities like fishing. When I was little, I loved visiting the beach;it was my favorite place. I didn't have any brothers or sisters that were close to my age,and my parents were busy all the time. I remember sneaking out with my dog through myroom's narrow window and heading directly to the...

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