My Favorite Mistake

Tamara Young
Mrs. Buehrer
Honors English 2
29 March 2012

My Favorite Mistake Essay

"But, Cynthia," I asked, "What is wrong with the pants?" This is every teenage girl's agony when her parents say no to something she wants. I wanted the Victoria Secret yoga pants that everyone wears because they are cute and in style.
My god-mom and I roamed around Fallen Timbers mall one weekend shopping for clothes on sale. I asked if we could go to Victoria Secret to show her the yoga pants I wanted. When you first walk into Victoria Secret, the store is decorated in pink, filled with lingerie, and clothes on the walls. It smells like the sweet, flowery perfume they sell that remains with you ...

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looking for my size. There were so many yoga pants with different designs to choose from. There were cropped yoga pants that looked like capris and pants that were long. The yoga pants had "Love Pink" on the flap. I picked yoga pants with a cheetah print design and with love pink in rhinestones. I immediately ran over to show them to my godmother. She had a disapproving look on her face, and told me solemnly to find an employee to open a dressing room to try them on.. When I got to the dressing room, I changed out of my clothes fast, eager to put the pants on and see how I looked in them. The yoga pants were stretchy and comfortable on my skin. Standing outside of the dressing room, my god-mom made me turn around so she could see how the pants fit and I was hoping she would let me get the pants.
She said, "Words on the butt is not attractive and I am not buying them because they aren't age appropriate." Disagreeing with her completely, I exclaimed, "No one would care or ...

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