The Real College Experience

The Real College Experience

“Done! My speech is done!” my dad told me, so enthusiastically. It was the night before his college graduation ceremony. I still remember that graduation reception late in the afternoon. There were so many people and he looked incredibly happy. After working with lawyers for over ten years, he had finally decided it was time for him to go to college and get a degree. But going to college wasn't easy for him. He continued to work full time during the day and took evening classes. It took him six years and he made it to the end. Now, he was ready to deliver his speech on behalf of his entire class. He was fifty-six years old.

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