This story isn't about her. It's about making a very difficult choice.
Apologies for the cussing. That's what happens when I go late in the show.
This is a story about growing up in an accidental family business.
You are what you drive. The theme of this night at The Moth storyslam was “The Dark Side”. I’m not sure you can classify the vehicle in this story as a “dark” anything.
The host almost fell off the stage in the beginning. I know so many people have different versions of this story; it's just "part of growing up" people say. The ending to a story like this depends a lot on the people you have in your life.
For many freshman college students, Thanksgiving can be a time to reflect on, "What the hell just happened to me?" This story is about my first semester, and someone I'm forever grateful for.