Graduation Speech

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(Love you mom and dad in Romanian) A lot of people here today probably didn't understand what I just said because I am Romanian, but if you take a look at my parents face they know I love them. I am Romanian and my parents came to the U.S. and could have chosen any state but they chose Washington. For all the people who don't appreciate Washington as much as me let me lay down some vibes. After I went to Arizona and California and some other states I came to realize that everything here is so much greener. Washington has the best-tasting tap water and yes, there is a difference in taste of water. Did you know Washington has an awesome kelp forest? People from all around the world come here to dive in our ocean to see our kelp forest. If you want some investment tips invest in kelp cause there is going to be a big boom in that industry. The city of Seattle is one of the greatest. It is so artsy and everyone here is so nice. I just felt I should point out that we have one of the greatest states in the United States.

The beauty of doing a graduation speech is you get to say what ever you want. I thought that was going to be easy but, as I look back through the four years of high school the only time I wrote something was when I was assigned it. So you would think such a young thriving mind would take advantage of this and spill his guts out. So I typed and typed and well, I kept getting nowhere. I watched other commencement speakers from the HBN archive talk about our future and realized that they had some pretty fancy words of advice. Now I know I cannot give you advice on the future because I don't have the experience. What I will give you people here today is some grade "A" knowledge about a place that you guys might not of ever heard of, a place right in Lynnwood. This place is the one and only Dave's Burgers. I feel that everyone should know about this burger joint. Dave's Burgers is located on 44th street across the street from Fred Meyer in the Highland Plaza. I want you to go there and be amazed at the awesome power of Dave's Burgers. All right, check it out, get the bacon cheeseburger with extra bacon, make it crispy crunchy, onion rings and a large Coke and you're done. People I can not stress it enough that the burgers there are amazing, I go there every Wednesday and it's become quiet a tradition. So next time you're hungry and want a really good burger, stop by and tell them Edi sent you. Mr. Breysse says he wants you all to have a juicy slice of cantaloupe, which might I add, will bring a perfect conclusion to a perfect burger.

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