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23 Things You’ll Only Understand If You Did An Internship This Summer

“Of course I remember your name.”

1. You tried to look your smartest on the first day.

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2. But completely failed at blending in.

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3. And started to worry about the fact you knew literally nobody.

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4. You felt overwhelmed by all the new information you had to absorb.

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5. Which lead to awkwardly forgetting a few people’s names.  

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6. You suddenly realised that you actually don’t have a clue what career you want to do. 

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7. You’ve never had to small talk more in your entire life.

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8. And it was hard to adjust from student to working life. 

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9. But you realised you needed to get out of the house before you died of boredom. 

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10. Because you were starting to become a bit too well-known with everyone at the pub.  

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11. But at least you now feel like a responsible adult for a change. 

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12. And proved to your parents you could actually do a real job. 

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13. Because you realised that sooner or later you had to take on some responsibility. 

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14. Especially after enjoying the student lifestyle for so long. 

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15. But you really struggled to get up at normal human times.

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16. And experienced commuters for the first time.

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17. All summer you felt like you were missing out on loads of events. 

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18. Especially when you spoke to your friends who were away enjoying their holidays. 

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19. Meanwhile you were swamped with work. 

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20. You made the mistake of staying up late once to watch Netflix and felt like a zombie the next day. 

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21. And you realised you’ve got A LOT of summer uni work to catch up on. 

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22. But at least it made you appreciate your weekends more. 

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23. And you leave knowing you’ve spent the summer doing something valuable and actually gaining experience.

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