College Admissions Essays: What did Chris write about?

Anna: Hi, Chris! What did you write your college essay about? Chris: I don't remember a specific topic. It certainly wasn't as complex a process as it is today. I think I dashed it off in an afternoon and didn't even show it to my parents. I didn't want to show it to my father because he was so convinced I was going to UT. The main reason I applied is because Duke had the best basketball team.
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College Admissions Essays: What did Ben write about?

Emily: Hi, Ben! I know you graduated more than a few years ago, but can you remember what you wrote your college essay about? Ben: I wrote about developing my perspective on leadership through outdoor expeditions. Emily: Cool! Can you remember any details? Ben: The first sentence was, "Life is an uphill climb. There are peaks, false peaks, and even some downhills. We may never reach the summit, but...sorry, can't remember the rest." I also remember saying something about turning bossiness int...
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