You only live once!

... and each night is as important as every other night, and each day is as important as every other day.

I'm going to be audacious and ask IBM for what I need to do even better on my thesis. I don't know if it's going to blow up. It's hard to finetune subtle things over e-mail. But whatever happens, I'm better off trying the outrageous than letting things slide. If it turns out to be a mistake - well, I'll learn, and there are other opportunities I can pick up. But I need this, and I deserve to do work I can be proud of!

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