Junior in college dating a senior in high school
It took me a little while to learn that when I first got here.
I knew “freshman”; that makes sense, as does “senior”, but I didn’t know why a “sophomore” should come before a “junior”.
(3) junior year, and someone in their third year is a junior. (4) senior year, and someone in their fourth year is a senior. These same terms apply in the same way to the four years of a standard high school: 9 grade senior year.
But these same words are not used to describe the years of graduate school.
“You’re gonna look back one day and you’re gonna go, ‘What in the hell was I thinking? I was a first-semester college student, and my high school relationship of three years was over.
For heaven’s sake, I acted as if the sky was folding down around me and the ground was crumbling beneath my feet. Here I am, one year later, asking myself, “What in the hell was I thinking?
All I can offer to the freshman on campus is: Welcome to college—where friendship, stress, hormones, partying and adulthood are taken to a different level.They broke up a bit, dated other people at the suggestion of their parents, but stayed in close touch.“We were only about 100 miles apart, so we were able to see each other on weekends and over the summers, but what happened was because there was so much against us in the beginning, we did try to date other people, and split up," Gee said.Where the academics and “experience” come first and our—now long-distance—high school sweeties, dragged onto a whole new playing field, almost come second.Why is it that, in college, we watch so many of our friends dump, get dumped, cheat and get cheated on?