Climb high, ventilate well, teethe properly, and don't forget to twirl.
I was going to write a Facebook status about how miserable I am without air conditioning in England right now, and I realized just how lucky and privileged I am to be complaining about something like this.
I can walk out onto the streets right now without being afraid, I can go to bed without fearing that I won’t wake up in the morning.
Earlier tonight we were sitting in the kitchen and we heard what sounded like gunshots outside. We hurried upstairs and went out onto the sidewalk to find that rather than gunshots or bombs, there was just a fireworks show going on in the market square. And in some places in the world right now, that is not the case.
Sage advice to future study abroad students: don’t sign up for/make plans with anyone that you haven’t actually met yet.
You may end up in a situation where after a week of living together, you discover that you actually really dislike someone but you’re still stuck going to a Temper Trap concert with them next week.