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Being Unemployed This Summer, As Told by Charlie Kelly

It’s never sunny when you’re unemployed.

1. You started summer with the best intentions of finding a job.

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2. But instead you prioritised enjoying your summer. 

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3. And decided you needed to stay in bed for a few days*.

*weeks.

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4. And besides, work would only distract you from appreciating your summer. 

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5. At first you enjoyed the lack of responsibility. 

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6. But sitting doing nothing got boring very quickly. 

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7. And you realised that you’d left it too late and all the jobs were taken. 

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8. But you still decided to go and make the effort and hand out your CV.

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9. And were willing to take absolutely anything going. 

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10. So sat and waited expectantly for the offers to come flooding in.

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11. But nobody contacts you for ages. If at all.

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12. And if they do they claim their staff requirements have changed. 

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13. And anyway you couldn’t get a proper job because you’re not awake until midday.

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14. So you just try to maintain to your parents that you’re a responsible adult. 

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15. But still end up having to borrow money.

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16. You can’t go to the pub without someone asking how the job hunt is going. 

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17. “Do what you love” isn’t really an option because, well… 

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18. So you carry on pretending everything is fine.

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19. Hoping that someone will eventually notice your qualities.

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