My Last Birthday
Birthdays have always held a special place in my heart. They are a time of celebration, reflection, and gratitude. Each year, I eagerly anticipate the arrival of my birthday, eagerly awaiting the joyous occasion surrounded by loved ones. However, my last birthday was unlike any other I had experienced before.
It was a sunny day in late spring when my last birthday arrived. As I woke up, a sense of excitement and anticipation filled the air. I could already feel the warmth of the day and the love that would surround me. Turning eighteen was a milestone, and I knew this birthday would be particularly significant.
The day began with a flurry of activity. My family and friends busied themselves in the kitchen, preparing a delectable feast for the evening celebration. The aroma of freshly baked cakes and savory dishes filled the air, making my stomach grumble with anticipation.
As the afternoon approached, I took some time for myself to reflect on the past year and the journey that had brought me to this point. Eighteen years had flown by so quickly, and I couldn’t help but marvel at how much I had grown and learned during that time. I thought about the challenges I had faced, the friendships I had made, and the dreams I still held close to my heart.
The sun began to set, casting a golden hue over the world. The time had come for the birthday celebration to commence. I stepped into the living room, adorned with colorful decorations and surrounded by the smiling faces of my loved ones. Their presence alone filled me with a profound sense of happiness and gratitude.
As the evening unfolded, laughter and joy filled the air. My friends and family showered me with heartfelt wishes, presents, and kind words. It was a reminder of the love and support that surrounded me every day. We shared stories, sang songs, and indulged in the delicious feast that had been prepared with so much love.
As the night grew darker, my heart swelled with emotions. It was a bittersweet feeling, knowing that this chapter of my life was coming to an end. Adulthood beckoned, with its uncertainties and responsibilities. But in that moment, surrounded by the people who cared about me most, I felt an overwhelming sense of comfort and strength.
As the clock struck midnight, marking the end of my birthday, I looked around at the faces of my loved ones. It was a moment frozen in time, etched forever in my memory. I realized that birthdays were not just about growing older; they were about cherishing the connections we have, the memories we create, and the love we share.
My last birthday was a testament to the beauty of life and the power of human connections. It was a reminder to appreciate each passing year, for they hold within them the experiences that shape us into who we are. I felt a renewed sense of purpose and determination, ready to face the challenges and embrace the joys that awaited me in the years to come.
Birthdays will continue to hold a special place in my heart, but my last birthday will forever stand out as a milestone in my journey. It was a day of love, laughter, and growth—an unforgettable celebration of life itself.
2nd Narrative Essay (My last birthday)
Birthday is the day in each year which is the same date as the one in which you were born. My last birthday was on 23rd June 2015. It was a memorable day I will not forget.
My parent in their own strength celebrated it in a very big way. My friends, family, and relations were invited. In preparation, foods and assorted drinks with cake were made available.
At exactly 2:00 pm, the ceremony commenced, I looked so pretty in my beautiful attire. A friend came around to congratulate me. The MC and DJ work hand in hand as the MC introduced different activities at the party e.g. going around the table, hide and seek game, who will be the first? And so on.
The item seven (7) soon followed and everyone eats to their satisfaction. Almost everyone in attendance present their gifts happily. I was so happy just as my parents were. After the presentation of the gift, the DJ opened the ground for appreciation through dance. I danced happily with friends and relation and the while ceremony came to an end around 7:00pm.
It is a memorable day, I will live to remember.