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A Dreadful Beginning
By: Jordan Z.
Ohio, Age 11


Amelia Earhart had almost the perfect life. Her dad had a well paying job. Her mother was a good mother. Her sisters alway shared their doll with her. But as soon as she found some new friends, she had to move.

Then the hard times began. Along with his new job, Edwin found new friends. His friends joined clubs. They would have a beer or two. Then had a drinking contest. Then Edwin wound have drinks by himself. But soon, one drink became to many. Edwin's boss said if he didn't stop drinking, and he did. After that, he seperated from his wife for half a year.

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