Sympathy? Never?

It’s a friend’s birthday today, and she’s getting sympathy. Why? She has an exam tomorrow. Now don’t get me wrong, sure, I sympathise with her. Of course, she’s a friend. But I’ve had exams on my birthday, consecutively, for 3 years! Any sympathy? Pfftt. No. This year there are no exams, so I will be [...]

Power cut

So I spent five hours yesterday without electricity. You know what that meant: revision. All. Day. Long. You never really realise how much you depend on electricity until it’s gone: No revision on the laptop No hot lunch No cold food from the fridge (I lie, but I was too afraid to open the fridge [...]