The ‘Write Gift’ for the Teen Who Loves to Learn
There are two things that my son loves more than anything in life, and that is learning and cooking. He is always striving to do his best in school so that he can accomplish many of his life goals. When I was a teenager, I didn’t know what I wanted to do with my life, but my son has already planned many of his life goals, one of which he recently achieved by getting into the culinary program at the Orange County School of the Arts.
Thousands of children applied for this esteemed high school educational program, and after a lengthy interview process, he was invited to attend the high school program. Since starting the school in the Fall, I have watched him blossom, grow and love life more than ever. He is passionate about his educational path and leaves on the bus at 5:50 am and returns at 6 pm every day. When he gets home by 6:30 pm, he does his homework until 10 pm and then drifts off to sleep. Many children his age wouldn’t be able to keep up with the rigorous school program, but he loves it and wakes up every morning excited to go to school.
Ever since he got into the high school, I had wanted to get him a congratulatory gift. I couldn’t decide what to get him until recently. One night, while he was working on his homework, I saw him admiring the CROSS pen that I use to pay the bills. He kept complimenting my pen, before asking me if he could borrow it. My CROSS pen is one that my parents gave me when I started college, and that I still use. It was at that moment that I knew what I wanted to gift him – his first CROSS pen.
That evening, I went onto the website and found the perfect pen for him. I was able to have his name engraved on it, and within a couple of days, it arrived in a beautiful black box. I wrapped up the pen, eager to give it to him for Christmas this year. I can’t wait to see the look on his face when he opens the box and begins using his first CROSS pen throughout his years in high school and college.
When looking for the perfect gift for the child in your life that loves to learn and has reached a significant goal in their educational journey, give the gift of a CROSS pen. CROSS is a company that stands by the quality of their product and has been making fine writing instruments since 1846. Find the perfect CROSS pen to gift this holiday season online.
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