Who Is Your Inspiration?
Hello, my name is Lorenzo Ellison. I am from Watertown, TN. I am a veteran of the United States Navy where I served as an Operations Specialist for 5 years. I deployed to Afghanistan last year as a counterintelligence screener working for Intelitrac. As an Operations Specialist in the Navy I worked with different types of electronics, weapons, and navigational tools. My hobbies are reading, watching football, and playing on my many Apple devices. I am also interested in anything that has to do with the military because I love how all the ...view middle of the document...
She rose to the occasion of raising four boys on her own and making sure we had what we needed. We might not have gotten everything that we wanted, but she made sure we were well taken care. She relocated her job to make sure she was closer to us so that we could all do extra curricular activities and she could be there for us if she needed to be. I am proud of my mom because she raised four boys who have never gone to jail and stayed out of trouble. My oldest brother graduated from college and my other two brothers and I went to the military and made something out of ourselves. In todays world that is hard today.
The qualities of my mother that inspire me the most is her adaptability, her willingness to achieve, and her being so strong –willed. I can honestly say that after my father died she made the decision that life still had to go on for her because she still had four other mouths to feed and take care of. I applaud her even more today because she made the decision to go back to school and finish her degree at Tennessee State University where she is only a semester away from obtaining her degree. Her decision to go back affected my decision because is she can go back and finish at her age, then I know I have no excuses for not having a degree.