Something about 17…

17th

Now, it is official. I had been anticipating this day for weeks, so I am very happy that I can finally say that I am seventeen years old. As much as I don’t want my childhood to end, this is a super exciting milestone because it is the perfect balance between the youth of sweet sixteen and the maturity of adulthood. I was literally counting down the days, and I can’t even tell you how happy I am that it is finally here. Some people are still confused why this is such a big deal for me, and I honestly don’t exactly know either. There is just something about 17…

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Confetti flew as I made a wish, blew out the candles, got a little wild, and turned another year older. I had a fantastic party on Saturday, and I was so thankful to celebrate with everyone. I even got a super cute cup that made me feel extra special (thanks, mom). I had a blast, and I will never forget that one moment where everything was perfect. I looked around the table at all of the smiling faces, and I remember wishing the clock would freeze at that exact moment in time. Family and friends were all gathered together, and I just wanted it to last forever… Every single one of those amazing people are so special to me, and I don’t think I could ever fully explain how much they have changed my life. My heart is so full, and I can’t thank everyone enough for everything.

I also want to make it very clear that I was not drinking under age, and soda was the only thing that filled that glass. I am not that bad you guys!

ANYWAYS, Cheers to 17!

Author: Maysa Rose

just an eighteen year old writer, college student, former dancer, and book lover trying to figure out my life one page at a time... “writing is an underestimated art, you are painting colorful images in people’s minds by using words of black and white." ~unknown

42 thoughts on “Something about 17…”

  1. Happy 17th Birthday Maysa! 💖 I hope you have a lovely year being 17 & there were some lovely photos from your birthday celebrations, sounds like you had a great time! 🎉 And also, I know what you mean when you want to just pause time as you’re in the middle of a really special moment & you just don’t want it to end! 🌟 Great post, and happy Birthday!!! Autumn x

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