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  • I only have 74 days left of being a teenager.

    As I continue my transition into "Adulthood", whatever the fuck that is, I have begun to realize how much I have learned in my teenage years.

    As a college student, I spend a decent amount of time considering where I am, what I'm doing and where I would like to go. In the midst of such ruminations, I think a lot about how I have changed and what decisions have lead me to the very steps I am taking at that time both figuratively and literally. Much of it funnels back to the decisions I made in high school, the epicenter of my teenage years.

    I recall how many 'firsts' there were as I began to experience the World, the greatest and the worsts, with lasting impacts nonetheless. I remember how less severe repercussions were, and how much less I considered them. I have trouble remembering why I thought some things were good ideas at the time, but these mistakes and scares have been some of my greatest lessons in life.

    As this saga of my life passes, I move on equipped with all that I have taken from it. I have no idea what my twenties have in store, I will just have to wait and see.
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