College Changes a Person



I’m not gonna lie, people change; I’ve changed. Going away does change people, especially college. 

Oh college, you’re not how I imagined you, and I’m not what I imagined I’d be when I got there. 

I don’t know what I thought college would be like, but it wasn’t this. I didn’t expect it to be so homey. I also pictured myself when I got to college as a grown up, and hot girl. I thought my entire appearance would change. 

It didn’t, but my attitude did. 

My attitude about my body was extremely negative. I don’t ever remember looking in the mirror and finding myself attractive. My thoughts on myself ranged from mildly normal to downright ugly. College changed that. 

I can look myself in the face now. I look at my hair and see the beautiful curls. I see my bright green and brown eyes. I see a strong face, and body of a small, but hard worker. I like myself now. 

Not even just how I look. I like my personality. I like how I act most of the time. I’ve matured, and found out who I am. 

College changes people-it changed me in so many ways. This change is something I wouldn’t give up for the world. 

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