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What you write when you are handed the yearbook of a person you don’t like and/or know all that well, but you don’t want to be rude.
I was 8 when The Wonder Years first premiered on television and became an instruction manual for my teenage years. It was and remains my favorite show, and in my young mind the main character, Kevin Arnold was a glimpse … Continue reading
This is a photograph in my middle school yearbook from my 6th grade year. The two men in the picture are the Principal & Vice Principal of the school. I remember eagerly going up to each of them in the … Continue reading
This is my senior picture from within my 12th grade yearbook. In my copy of this commemorative memento and every other edition I looked through, on the very tip of my nose, almost as if done on purpose, is a light … Continue reading
Both of the messages above are from my 7th grade year. From my high school class I am aware of 4 individuals who are no longer alive. Two of them penned these inscriptions (which are filled with inside jokes I … Continue reading
(while these inscriptions appear to be very different in tone, the one of the left is meant to be sarcastic) For my 15th birthday I had my parents buy me a pair of Adidas Gazelles in orange suede. Orange has … Continue reading