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Old 01-05-2007, 05:05 PM   #1
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Well...

I told my professor that I wanted to go to Yale Law School.

He told me to be more realistic.

I want to go to YLS. I'm going to get into YLS. I'm going to graduate at the top of my class from YLS.
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Old 01-05-2007, 05:07 PM   #2
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Good for you.

Where/How have you been?
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Old 01-05-2007, 05:48 PM   #3
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Old 01-05-2007, 05:49 PM   #4
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Professors who tell anyone to.. "be more realistic" need to be taken outside and shot. Fvck him. Of course you can do it!
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Old 01-05-2007, 06:23 PM   #5
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surbhi for president.
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Old 01-05-2007, 07:37 PM   #6
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Don't let some dickweed's projection of his own life disappointments onto you daunt you in the slightest. As usual, what came out of his mouth says more about him than it does about you.
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Old 01-05-2007, 07:54 PM   #7
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Quote:
Originally Posted by surbhi
I told my professor that I wanted to go to Yale Law School.

He told me to be more realistic.

I want to go to YLS. I'm going to get into YLS. I'm going to graduate at the top of my class from YLS.
so what did he suggest?

i'm sure you have many talents surbs, not just the law thing.. cultivate the talents you like best and i'll see you in court
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Old 01-06-2007, 06:54 AM   #8
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Some smart people get into good universities but most people are there because they know how to study efficiently and they study hard and often. Being "realistic" doesn't come into that.

Good thing you're smart too. ;-)
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Old 01-06-2007, 01:13 PM   #9
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I think it's a damn shame you keep turning down the offers to be your generation's Bubbly, but if you insist on YLS, so be it.
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Old 01-07-2007, 03:56 PM   #10
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Thanks guys! =)

I've been busy with university. I'm taking my LSATs this semester, so I'm very nervous.

I really want to go to Yale, but I'm also looking at University of Chicago, Georgetown, Stanford, and Columbia.

My professor is a good guy. I think he doesn't want me to be disappointed if I don't get in. I understand where he was coming from, but the way he said it was unnecessary.

Instead of offering suggestions, my professor advised me to study hard for the LSAT.

It's interesting how one comment can fuel one's desire to succeed.
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Old 01-07-2007, 05:55 PM   #11
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I am interested; did Yale turn him down?

You are going to do fine no matter where you go..I have the utmost faith in you. Hope your holidays were wonderful
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