May 22, 2004

Graduation — 55er

May 22, 2004 - Categories: !Uncategorized

The valedictorian choked back tears several times during her speech.
The keynote speaker drawled on with great seriousness. My co-teachers
grudgingly paid me for correctly predicting both trite
templates—”graduation is not the end, but the beginning” and “hard
work pays”, respectively. As students fidgeted, waiting for their
turn, I yawned and opened my book.