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Sample Narrative Essay 1 Sample Essay Professor Augenstein English 101 September 22, 2013 Trip with a Vietnam Veteran My trip with my father, who was a Vietnam Veteran, started on March 17, 2000 at around 6:00 p.m. I received a call from my dad who was inviting me to make a weekend trip from Nogales, Arizona to Mesa, Arizona. He wanted me to take him to see the Vietnam War Memorial Replica that was going to be on display that weekend, and since I had lived in the Phoenix, Arizona area he felt comfortable with me driving him there. Growing up, my father rarely talked about his good and bad experiences fighting in the Vietnam War. There were limited occasions when he would discuss what he saw, felt, hoped, and the friends he lost during his three tours of duty. My father was a quiet man and I always cherished the times he talked about Vietnam. On March 18, 2000, when we arrived at the park that was hosting the event, the first thing I saw was the Vietnam War Memorial Replica in the distance. I stopped to look at all the colorful

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