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What do you want from school?

by daniellez10 on August 26, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr


As I was preparing to leave for my sophomore year of college, my mother and father gave me two "talks." One I will not mention, the other was about choosing a major that would turn into a marketable career. Even though classes have yet to begin, I can't help but wonder if what I want from school is the freedom to explore or the opportunity to make a life for myself, and even if both are possible.

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