Welcome to Scribd. Sign in or start your free trial to enjoy unlimited e-books, audiobooks & documents.Find out more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Look up keyword
Like this
1Activity
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
It's Britney, Bitch

It's Britney, Bitch

Ratings: (0)|Views: 7|Likes:
Published by Caitlin Stagg
Non-fiction essay on a person who had an influence on us growing up.
Non-fiction essay on a person who had an influence on us growing up.

More info:

Published by: Caitlin Stagg on Nov 26, 2011
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

11/26/2011

pdf

text

original

 
CaitlinStaggEngl293Essay#2It’sBritney,BitchIhadjustturned10andmyfavoritepresentIhadgottenwasBritneySpears’newcd,
Oops!...IDidItAgain
.BritneySpearshasbeenoneofmyidolsfromthatdayon.AlotofgirlslovedBritneybackthenbutnotallofherfanshavestuckwithherlikeIhave.Asgirlsgrowfromchildrentoyoungwomenweallchangeinmanyways.Webecomeinterestedinboysandparanoidaboutourbodies.Westarthavingtomakeadultdecisionsandtakeresponsibilityforouractions.Butnotallofushavetogothroughthesechangeswiththewholeworldwatching.Britneydidthisnotalwayswithpoisebutalwayswithhumilityandtheunderstandingthatshemightbealittleoffherrocker.Butwhatdoyouexpectfromagirlwhogotfameattheageofjustten?WhenIcametocollegeIwassoexcitedtojoinasororitybutatthesametimealittlescaredthatIwasnotgoingtofitinwellwithalltheothersororitygirls.Recruitmentwaslong,stressfulandscaryandIjustwantedtogohome.IgotinahouseandIwasoverwhelmedbeforeevenwalkinginthedoor.Iwasquietandawkwardandhadonnon‐designerjeansandflip‐flops.IfeltcrowdedandnervousandthestraightblondehaireverywherewasallIcouldsee.Wedrovetothebowlingalleyinthenexttownandcautiouslychoseteamsandstartedplaying.The
 
djwastakingrequestsandbeforeweknewitallofthegirls’favoriteswerecomingon.Somegirlswouldmakealinetosinganddanceinfrontofthelanes.Icouldn’thelpbutsmilebecausetheylookedliketheywerehavingsomuchfun.Thencamemysign.Tonsofgirlsstartedcheeringandrunningtogethertosingtoasong.Istrainedmyearstofigureoutwhatsongwasplayingandwasinstantlysingingalongtoo.About30Thetasandmesang
Oops!...IDidItAgain
atthetopofourlungsinabowlingalleyandIinstantlyfeltathome.I’vehadtroublewithmyparentsbeforebutfamilyisthemostimportantthingtome.Britneyhashadmanyissuesinherlifetoobutfamilyhasalwaysremainedatthetopofherpriorities.BritneygrewupinLouisianawithtwosiblings.Britneyhadherfirstsonat25andhashadtimeswherepeoplejudgeherastheworstmompossiblebutshekeepsgoingandlovesherchildrennomatterwhat.Britney’sdebutcameinthe1990’swhenhermom,LynneSpearstookhertoAtlantatoauditionfor
TheMickeyMouseClub
.ThisledtoLynneandherdaughtersmovingtoNewYorksoBritneycouldpursueracareerinmusicandacting.MymomwasalwaysextremelyprotectiveofmewhenIwasgrowingup.HalfthetimeIdidn’tevenrealizehowshelteredIwas.Ihaveslowlyfiguredoutthatmymomwastryingtokeepmefrommakingthesamemistakesshedidwhenshewasmyage.Mother’stendtothinkthatbyleadingtheirchildrendownonepathforcibly,theycanensuretheywillnotgodownanotherpath.Ihaveveeredoffthatpathmymomsetmeon.Apartofmethinksthatitisto‘stickittotheman’andanotherpartwouldliketothinkthatI’mjustabadassanddowhatIwant.WhichisexactlywhyBritneyismyhero.ThrougheverythingBritneyhasneveractedlikesomeonesheis
 
not.Shetakestheblameforheractionsandthenmovesonanddoesbetter.IthinkthatifIstrivetolivelikethat,Iwillbejustfine.ThecoverofBritney’s
Oops!...IDidItAgain
albumhadBritneystandinginadoorwaywithhangingbeadsinherhandsandpartedoneithersideofher.ForthebirthdaythatIgotthealbumIalsogothangingbeadsforthedoorwaytomyroom.Theyhadpurpleandblue(myfavoritecolors)starsandmoonsthatwouldrattlewhentheywouldswingandtoucheachother.Oppositethedoorinmyroomwasmydresserwithalargemirrorsittingontop.IwouldstandinthemiddleofthedoorwayholdingthepurpleandbluebeadsoneithersideofmyfaceandlookinginthemirroracrosstheroomtoseeifIresembledBritney.IthoughtIwasprettyclose.EvennowIlovedressingupasBritneyforHalloweenandsomethingaboutitjustboostsmyspirits.IamchannelingmyalteregomyfriendsliketoteasemeandI’mtotallyfinewiththat.IdonothavesevenalbumslikeBritneySpearsdoesbutIdofeellikeInowhavetheconfidenceshehas.IknowthatgrowingupandbeingawomanisnotalwayseasybutIdoknowthatitispossibletodealwiththingsandmoveon.FortherestofmylifeBritneywillcontinuetobeaninspirationtomeandanexampletogirlsofareallifeperson.Weallhaveproblemsandstrengths.Youknowyouaredoingalrightwhenyoucanlooktheworldintheeyeandsay
It’sBritney,Bitch
.

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
scribd
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->