Realist with her head in the clouds.

Traditionalist eager to dare.

Sentimentalist, but ready to move on.

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I wait for my roommate in my car, as she drops off some groceries at a friend’s dorm.  She runs back to the car, & a nearby first year boy asks “Is everything ok? You were running.” His gesture was pleasantly comforting, especially with what our community has been through recently.

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I bought my first pair of dress slacks & black heels. I don’t know how I’ve managed twenty years without one of those two basics, but the fact that they fit me wonderfully makes me really happy. Until now, I couldn’t fathom myself as a young professional.

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Despite the many times she has pissed me off, days like today remind me how lucky I am to have found my roommate back in 2012. While she may not be the coolest, nor the most stylish (bless her soul), I am so grateful.

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"White & Nerdy came on the radio, & it made me think of you"

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My lab goggle left imprints on my face for 5+ hours. I went shopping looking that way.

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There is a large Asian demographic on my street. The bus stop this morning was crowded with them. The black student & I were the ones that looked/felt out of place.

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Las Vegas - Nevada - USA (von igrigorik)

drive from Anaheim to Vegas was definitely one of the most exciting~!!
"Every moment is a poem if you hold it right."

Lauren Zuniga

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"Sometimes I remind myself that I almost skipped the party, that I almost went to a different college, that the whim of a minute could have changed everything and everyone. Our lives, so settled, so specific, are built on happenstance."
Anna Quindlen, Every Last One   (via jasonlovesderby)

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