Hetivi Patel, Class of 2024

My Fault

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I was walking home from school as usual and I saw a beautiful girl with sparkling eyes running towards me. Before I said hello she pushed me out of the way as the car hit her.   Traffic stopped as I ran to her aid. I held her close and I whispered “I’m sorry” as she stopped breathing and her sparkling eyes faded and the paramedics arrived. I learned her name was Dalliah…