I’ve never been super interested in telling everyone about my life, but in the spirit of trying new things and going on crazy, new adventures I definitely have to give this a try. 141 more words
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Massive glass windows full of small handprints and condensation marks from previous children’s breathes are right in front of me. I can just picture little kids standing on top of the black leather chairs, gazing out these same windows.They watch the airplanes both depart and land, in either eager excitement for the adventure that awaits them or nostalgic sadness as they have no realized that their trip is coming to a close. 423 more words
A group of Americans walk into a Chicago dive bar. Young and spirited, they install themselves for the evening at one of the corner high-top tables, under the penetrating stare of the plastic deer’s head affixed to the wall, and proceed to discuss a variety of topics, among them fiction, football, and modern funk. 1,307 more words
The process of settling in at Trinity College began for our global studies group as two students welcomed us and helped with luggage. Some of the accommodations were ready, while others weren’t. 800 more words
If there were two words to accurately convey the thoughts running through my mind now, it would be these: cold feet.
For those of you that don’t know, I will be departing for Quito, Ecuador tomorrow, where I will be studying Spanish, intercultural communication, and other various subjects for the duration of the fall semester. 282 more words