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Personal Essay: Look Before You Leap
One bright Easter day about four years ago, my family had gone to my
grandparents' house to celebrate Easter like we usually do each year. We talked,
ate, and had fun. Little did we know when we drove up to the house that, by the
end of the day, we would be in a hospital emergency room.
It all started when my cousin suggested that we have a water fight. We
had water guns and "water Easter eggs." These were plastic eggs filled with
water that would come open when you hit someone. My cousin Ryan and I were on
one team and my cousins Phil....