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Hughes’ Paragraph

As every normal people, I had at least one conflict with my family, but the most memorable one is the one happened not for long after my grandfather was passed away, when my uncle, my aunt and their two children didn’t get along with my family only because of the will that my grandfather left for us. As I remember, we used to live as a big family in the same house and had dinners together. However, things changed as fast as I couldn’t believe right after my grandfather passed away. My uncle’s family moved out to live separately with my family and uncle and aunt rarely came to visit grandmother. Every time they came, they seemed to be indisposed, and the cousins wandered around, checked out mine and my brother’s belongings, criticized them and even had bad attitude forward my parents. To be honest, even the cousins and I were closed before, but I felt very uncomfortable and upset about that. It happened every time they came, so finally, I decided that next time, I would not let they do the same thing. “Nevertheless, that was only my thought, but how about my grandmother and my parents? Does the thing that I’m going to do make grandma, father and mother sad or disappointed about me?” I asked myself. I’d thought about that the whole time from the last time seeing them until they came again, then I decided not to do anything because I noticed that grandma was happy when uncle, aunt and the cousins came even with their bad behaviors. Instead of pulling a wry face, I smiled with the cousins to hopefully make them feel guilty about what they did and stop doing it. Surprisingly, I think what I planned had worked when in the next visit, the cousins finally stayed still in their…...

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