Different strokes

I don’t understand why I should do something “different” simply because everybody thinks you have to be different. What if it doesn’t interest me? I mean people say don’t be an engineer, do something different. But what if I want to be an engineer? I will not listen to others or do something if it is not in my interest area.

 

– Career musings from my pre-teen who might not know yet what she wants to be, but will defend to death her right to decide.

1 Comment

  1. Haha! I remember this from somewhere: “I hate how you’re just born out of nowhere, forced to go to school and get an education so you can get a job. What if I wanted to be a duck?”

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