The word “sophomore” comes from a synthesis of two Greek words respectively meaning “wise” and “dull.” Indeed, my high school sophomore year was full of diverse experiences. There were times when my wise decisions yielded good outcomes, ranging from academics to relationships with other people. Then there were the times of dismal failure, when I bitterly blamed myself for utter foolishness. But both the pleasant and thorny memories I will hold dear to my heart, and cherish as another thread in the long tapestry I call my life. Two more years left until college….
Hyong Min Kim (Sophomore) of Seoul Foreign School
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