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# Friday Night Losers

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Joined: 13 Feb 2007
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Schools: Harvard (No Interview), Cornell (Accepted), Duke (Accepted), Northwestern (Dinged)

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01 Aug 2008, 21:28
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This post is for anyone who has ever passed up on a great Friday night outing to work on their business school essays. This is not a post for complainers. This is a post for people so inspired and motivated to get into their dream school, that this seems hardly a sacrifice. This post is for those who have passed up on a beautiful girl who calls, beckoning them to show up at a bar, but instead stays in to listen to the beattles, and research why Kellogg or some such other school would be their perfect choice.

This post is not for people who whine. This is for people who drink wine by themselves, alone, in dimly lit room, reviewing their 12 draft on a essay at midnight on Friday.

This is for the people made loners or hermits by their passions.

This post is for the person who found friendships and trust on GMATclub.

This post is for those that some may call Friday night losers. This is for those that have heard 'you are being antisocial' every night for the next 6 weeks.

This is for the guy who calculated those Kellogg admission stats in an excruciating analysis. This post is also for those who tried to comprehend it.

We exist in numbers, and our bonds are silent. We find faith in each other, hear on this thing they call the Gmatclub.

Thanks for the memories, the laughter and the support.

One more night in the books, and one more step closer to our dreams.
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01 Aug 2008, 21:33
Great post! Hopefully come New Year, I will get my weekends back (for time being)!
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01 Aug 2008, 21:52
I'm right here with you buddy. Almost 1 am Friday night and I'm working on CBS essay 2. Saturday night is Party night.
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01 Aug 2008, 22:02
Add one more to the count. I'm sitting on the couch watching "Scrubs," working on MIT essays while the wife does some freelance work. Now that's some quality time together.
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01 Aug 2008, 23:11
I decided to go out and party, guess what I landed at a HBS event and ran into a guy I knew , so partying is worth it !
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02 Aug 2008, 07:29
Great post! If your essays are as engaging as your post, I think you'll be alright. Last night was my night out, tonight it's home working on the essays, so you can call me a Saturday Night Loser!

Kudos!

~Sam
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Updated on: 02 Aug 2008, 15:04
well said, irish

i was up til 5 this morning with the "girl next door" who i just met a few days ago. these next several weeks will truly be a test...

Originally posted by TL on 02 Aug 2008, 13:33.
Last edited by TL on 02 Aug 2008, 15:04, edited 1 time in total.
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02 Aug 2008, 13:49
well said!!

I feel the pain - last night I watched Friends reruns and did the Kellogg essays - can you say wild n' crazy night?

I'm looking forward to having my weekends back!
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02 Aug 2008, 15:15
Friends is so lame. How can you watch it?
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02 Aug 2008, 16:40
rhyme wrote:
Friends is so lame. How can you watch it?

It was the only thing on that I wouldn't get too absorbed in! It's not too bad of a show though - reliable for the occasional predictable chuckle.

I wish I had some kind of DVR so I could record some better shows...play those while working on the essays....
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02 Aug 2008, 23:05
kudo - and I'm here with you on Friday Saturday AND Sunday
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03 Aug 2008, 06:24
haha very funny. I'm still managing to go out friday nights. sleep is already becoming a rare commodity
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04 Aug 2008, 05:57
yeah right you bunch of geeks, I know "partying" over the weekend for half of you involves WoW or GTA. So don't try and make it sound like you have lives.
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04 Aug 2008, 06:29
solaris1 wrote:
yeah right you bunch of geeks, I know "partying" over the weekend for half of you involves WoW or GTA. So don't try and make it sound like you have lives.

LOL solaris
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