It truly felt like a breath of fresh air reading about Westover’s significant transformation in part three of Educated. Living at Cambridge and then in Italy, she finally realizes just how much resides outside of her small home in the mountains of Idaho and is able to step out of her comfort zone by doing things like drinking coffee and dressing more freely like the rest of the people around her. 699 more words
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… first we must reclaim ourselves and the knowledge that we have forgotten or lost. We must learn to rely less on the State. The suggestions contained here on in may well seem basic to those already well versed in such things, but for so many these skills have been lost and it is for those that I write this, after all, we must all start somewhere.
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Everyone was a cancer patient and everyone was–like all those people who go to cancer hospitals, have the best care in the entire fucking world and don’t make it–going to die.