A Positive Influence

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older brother Neil has had an incredible impact on my life. He has taught me many virtues, influenced my actions, and helped to mold me into the person I am today. Throughout my childhood Neil has inspired and encouraged me to become a more generous, moral, and confident person.

Neil's sheer generosity has helped to establish a similar quality within my actions. When I was ten or eleven years old, Neil paid me to assist him in cutting yards around the neighborhood. Years later I realized that my help was unnecessary and that he had paid me out of his own pocket just so I could make extra money. On another occasion Neil drove from Baton Rouge to New Orleans to bring me a bag that I had left at his apartment. That incredible favor is yet ... Continue Reading