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Unformatted text preview: foreigner to her. Emily grew up real fast, and was independent enough to be known as the “second mom”. I found this story to be very interesting, and unusual. The story of how Emily was raised was very disappointing of how she grew up. I loved the part that she realized she could step out of her boundary and try something new like trying out for a play. She finally saw that she could be her own person, and not live it through everybody. This story makes me believe that everyone has their regrets like Emily’s mother, but sometimes you just have to go with what life gives you and you have to do what you can and it make the best of it. This is a good short story that I probably would recommend to someone who was raising young children to remind them how important it is to love and spend time with your kids. Emily’s mother is a perfect example of how not to treat your children. This story reminds me of how lucky I am to have parents who love me....
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- Spring '08
- Parent, English-language films, Emily, 2006 albums