capitalcarmenFirst of all, take a deep breath. Second of all, know this: you will be fine. This is the moment you’ve probably been waiting for/simultaneously dreading since you very first freshman lecture, am I right?
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An old cowboy song I enjoyed as a kid popped into my head the other day. It was “Don’t Fence Me In” by Cole Porter and Robert Fletcher. 316 more words
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The Eye of a Thieving Magpie
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To the Sound of the Guns
Trous-de-loup! Oh-la-la! Anything in French just sounds sweeter… dare I say romantic?
Mahan listed Trous-de-loup as a type of obstacle. What is a Trous-de-loup, anyway? 1,274 more words
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Sometimes life is like a round container, at other times it changes to a square, then to a rectangle, situations change, obstacles show up and challenges come—but be like water! 170 more words
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It is only when a stream of water encounters obstacles, do you see bubbling brooks and raging torrents. In the same way, placidity in life needs a few rocks to make it more interesting ….
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My Crazy Life 101
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