I should start packing
Well, this is it. I’m headed to college. It still
hasn’t hit me though, that today is my last day at home, which could be because
I still haven’t started to pack. Whatever the reason, I haven’t exactly sorted
out all of my feelings on this whole “college” thing yet.
I’ve decided, though, that I can’t wait for the
independence that will come with living on my own. I can’t wait to meet new
people and make new friends. And I can’t wait to see what this “new life” has
to offer. In short, I’m excited.
However, I can wait to say good-bye to all my
family and friends. I can wait to sleep in a small dorm bed, compared to the
bed that I’m used to. And I can wait to eat school food, versus the home-cooked
meals that I've been so fortunate to receive. In short, I’ll miss a few things.
I think it comes down to the simple fact that the
“can’t waits” override the “can waits.” My family and friends, along with my
bed and home-cooked meals will be waiting here when I come back, and that will
make them all the more special. Everything I can’t wait for is everything that
will make my college experience what it is. So in short, maybe I should start