The Daily Eastern News

Learn through experience; do not expect life to be easy

Abbey Whittington, Columnist

March 5, 2018

Part of growing up is learning how to bite your tongue, even if it means drawing blood. I am as hot headed as they come; when people are disrespectful I want to push them into the hole they have dug for themselves, but sometimes you just have to walk away from the matter to collect your steamrolled...

Toss the sweets, take the medicine

Abbey Whittington, Columnist

September 28, 2017

You take a bag of your favorite candies and you cannot wait to taste them; so much so that your craving goes beyond the ideas of savoring the sweets and you decide to purge them all in one sitting. In the moment you do not care about the later consequences; the sweet flavors taste better than the...

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