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19 Stages of Realising How Much You’ll Miss Your Home Friends When You’re Back at Uni

Maybe you’ll just have to not leave. 😭

1. Spending a whole summer with them was the actual best.

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2. And everything was just like the good old days.

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3. Until something suddenly dawned on you…

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4. You had to accept that you’re going to have to leave them all behind again soon.

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5. And it’s only just occurred to you how much that is not OK.

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6. Because as much as you love and miss your uni friends…

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7. You’ve also remembered how much you love your home friends too.

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8. And the realisation that you can’t have the best of both worlds has finally sunk in.

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9. Now that you’re used to seeing them again, you don’t understand how you’re supposed to live without them.

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10. Or how they’re supposed to live without you.

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11. Because you know each other better than anyone else.

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12. You’ve started to consider whether you could reasonably blackmail them into coming with you.

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13. While also kind of blaming them for not being at university with you.

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14. You’ve not even left yet, but you already miss them.

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15. So you start demanding that they visit you immediately.

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16. And making sure they don’t try to replace you while you’re gone.

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17. By September, the excitement of going back to uni is slightly spoiled by the sadness of finally having to say bye.

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18. But you have to console yourself with the fact that absence makes the heart grow fonder.

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19. And look forward to seeing them again soon.

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