“how could I proudly declare I now made time only for binge-watching television shows, cheese, and adult coloring books? I didn’t want to represent myself as the bore I had so quickly become after replacing 2 a.m. shots of lukewarm vodka for 9 a.m. practice LSAT exams.”
Marten talks about his acclimation and adventures in a foreign place which quickly became an unexpected home away from home.
Suddenly everything turns black. I start feeling drops of sweat running down my face. My hands get sticky, I can hardly breath. From somewhere far away I hear a voice saying “Are you alright? You look pale”.
“These are the best four years of your life”. I always heard that in High school and in College, but I refused to believe it.