The Death Of Death - Original Writing Essay

969 Words Nov 17th, 2014 4 Pages
When I was young I thought life was going to be filled with laughter and joy. As I got older I was introduced to a new emotion fear and it wasn’t the kind that if there are going to be a monster under my bed. It was a different kind of fear. Fear of losing our loved ones. Fear of never seeing them again. I learned we are all going to die someday. Death is part of our life cycle, but it 's a terrifying thing because no one wants to lose their loved ones. The scariest thing about death is you never know when you or your loved ones are going to die. I have lost a few people at a young age. It 's heartbreaking, but I had to learn to be strong. Three years ago, my grandfather who is a father figure to me got really sick and was admitted to the hospital. He wasn’t even old. After staying in the hospital for almost a week he was finally discharged and a few hours before he was about to leave to come back home he passed away. In Adventure of Odysseus Ajax 's ship gets shipwrecked because of Athena 's curse and he drowns in the ocean. When the gods help him escape death. Ajax cries out "he was the one that the sea couldn 't drown" which makes the god mad and the god end ups drowning him. The god punished Ajax because he boasted about escaping death, but did they punish my grandparents '? I lost both of my grandparents in a really young age. Does that mean the gods were trying to punish them or me? Since they took away the people I cared about the most. I always loose the people I am…

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