Personal Writing: My Room

There is an old proverb which states "When you are a child, your
room is the world to you." I believe this is a very true statement and
applies to most children. In a room of his own a boy can become whatever
he likes and make his surroundings fit that idea or "theme" if you will. I
have grown out of these childhood fancies, but still have an evident theme
controlling this place where I spend my time.
As one walks into my room a large black and white skin catches the
eye. This tapestry reveals itself to be a skin of a zebra which I acquired
through my father on our trip through Africa. Throughout the skin there are
patched holes where the beast was shot. This large item is the focal ...

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birthday this year. This hulk of machinery
adds contrast to the display above it as well as giving my room high-
quality sound. A turn to the left now unveils a bookshelf containing: all
of my hardback books, my alarm clock, my trophies and ribbons, and most of
my CD's and tapes. This storage space is really an unnecessary extra but
it does help keep my room from being cluttered or messy.
Up against this same wall is my bed. This bed was handed down
from my great grandmother to my grandmother to my mom to me. It has been
kept because of it's value and because of sentiment. Crafted out of solid
pine by hand and held together by iron pegs, it adds to the "rustic" theme
of my room. I believe this to be almost a mirror of my personality because
I rarely change from my happy, reliable self and this bed has not changed
in over a century. The reverse side of my bed shows off a twin to the
first bookshelf. Unlike it's companion, this set of shelves holds some of
my more ...

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