30 Year Old Student

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This is when you realize that your vocabulary is permanently scattered with words like “problematic” and “ontological” and “hegemony.” I’m just a monster.

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Or now that my social circle consist of other PhD students that go to pubs and parties, just talk about their research. Because no one know who Ariana Grande is.

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Or when all my colleagues, acquaintances, relatives, and facebook friends are married and having babies (yes, even “that guy” from high school). Life has dealt a low blow on this.

Did you ever need a reminder as to why you strayed onto the off-beaten path? I’m sure there is light at the end of this tunnel!

Tweet me or hang a picture on my wall. Solidarity!

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13 thoughts on “30 Year Old Student

  1. Studying at 30 is hard work! Good on you though, its a fine line to tread – in between the younger students and the mature aged students. It’s hard work but so worth it! I’ve only just finished my undergrad at 30, will wait a couple of years before I go post-grad. Happy New Year! 🙂

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