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Friday, March 5, 2010
It's After 2 AM
I AM STILL UP working on a paper.
And, these are the days and nights I will remember--with fondness, relief that they are over, and with a sense of gratitude that I could pull this off.
A friend of mine sent me a text in the midst of mid-terms a couple of weeks ago asking if I could go walking. I sent back a short message letting her know it was crunch time, and that spring break was right around the corner so we could get together then.
She responded: You could just quit school. (Belly laughs all around.)
Late last night, my classmates and I were sending Facebook emails back and forth about our Capstone class papers:
C wrote: I have one critical incident, two references and 6 pages .
I wrote: I have two critical incidents, two references and 6.5 pages.
L responded: One incident, one page, no citations ... priceless.
I laughed out loud.
Either this stuff is really funny or I am deliriously tired. I'm in a place where it's a big adventure, or it's just not worth it at all.
I like this place.
~Ms. T. J.
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