0059: "Graduation"

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0059: "Graduation"

Postby aubgergine-dinosaur » Sun Nov 16, 2008 7:45 pm UTC

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Alt-Text: Opening dialogue by Scott


I scoured the forum and I did not see an individual thread for this. If there is one, then I am inept in my scouring skills.
This is one of my favourite comics of all time just because I am aspiring to be that girl on the left. Maybe not as a lighthouse operator per se.
But I am getting really sick of the "machine." I hate it here at university. I don't think I'm going back after the first year.

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Re: Graduation

Postby rho421 » Sun Nov 16, 2008 11:04 pm UTC

I've always really liked the picture in this comic. :D

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Re: Graduation

Postby IntercomTwinkie » Wed Nov 19, 2008 10:26 pm UTC

Aw... This reminds me so much of my friends and myself!



Lighthouses rock!

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Re: Graduation

Postby blue_hitchhiker » Wed Jan 14, 2009 12:24 am UTC

This comic was particularly appropriate when I worked at Old Mackinaw Point Lighthouse. I printed it out and it still hangs in the staff area to this day.

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Re: Graduation

Postby Tass » Wed Jan 14, 2009 8:33 am UTC

I had this comic as my dekstop image when I started my phd.

I'm still not sure why I want another degree, I figure its just because I can.

Damned talent for science preventing me from being a lighthouse operator.

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Re: "Graduation" Discussion

Postby jahwn lemonjello » Sun Jan 10, 2010 4:05 am UTC

That would be a cool career. I will not have a long-term career that doesn't help people.
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Re: "Graduation" Discussion

Postby Aspergia » Sun Jan 10, 2010 11:47 pm UTC

See that lighthouse beam in the sky
That guides yonder ships going by?
My friend shines that beam;
She's living her dream.
I'm in grad school. I still don't know why.

(from here: http://limerickdb.com/?top150 )
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Re: "Graduation" Discussion

Postby Tass » Mon Mar 21, 2011 8:37 am UTC

Aspergia wrote:See that lighthouse beam in the sky
That guides yonder ships going by?
My friend shines that beam;
She's living her dream.
I'm in grad school. I still don't know why.

(from here: http://limerickdb.com/?top150 )


LIKE!

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Re: "Graduation" Discussion

Postby vodka.cobra » Mon Mar 21, 2011 8:40 am UTC

Aspergia wrote:See that lighthouse beam in the sky
That guides yonder ships going by?
My friend shines that beam;
She's living her dream.
I'm in grad school. I still don't know why.

(from here: http://limerickdb.com/?top150 )

Hehehe. That's incredible. XD
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Re: 0059: "Graduation"

Postby Orangutanlibrarian » Mon Apr 11, 2011 5:46 pm UTC

Light houses are all computer controlled nowadays. Typing that made me want to cry.


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