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What is a good topic for an autobiographical narrative?

I know autobiography means about you but what are good topics that reveals something important about yourself but there should be conflict at the center of this?

I was going to write about a friend who passed away and we had fought before he died, but my teacher said it shouldnt be sentimental? Does that idea seem sentimental?


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    The idea could be sentimental. The important thing to stress is what you learned about yourself from this experience. Did his death change you? How?

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    yes it changed me. i just want to make sure im following his requests. Is that sentimental?

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    It might be -- depending upon his requests and your reasons for following them.

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