high school year book

When you were asked about your plans for the future for the first time, you hadn’t even had your first day of school yet and there were dozens of szenarios in your head of how you’d spend your life.
It took a few years for your dreams to be shaped, until the vary shadows formed contours and you could answer with a small smile playing around your lips whenever someone asked you about that time which still felt so far ahead.
However, in middle school, you had to realize that life wouldn’t be as easy as you had thought before; that many of the things you had once dreamed of would never be possible but then, new ideas started to form in your head and when your friends told you about the subjects their older siblings were studying at university, you almost couldn’t wait to grow up and follow your dreams.
In high school, you had learned about your abilities and the topics you’re interested in, what you are good at and which issues you would rather avoid.
Now, when you were asked about your plans for the future, you could answer with several opportunities lying ahead of you and you’d talk about the cities where you would have liked to study. Graduating no longer seemed out of reach nor sight but still far enough away to not worry about details or feel the need to have your whole life planned out.
But then senior year comes around.
The first weeks, even months, still feel relatively normal, compared to high school, even though more and more people around you have a concrete idea of what they will do after they graduate.
But in the beginning, it’s still possible to laugh it all off, to shrug your shoulders and form an alliance of carelessness with those who feel as lost as you do when it comes to the future.
And you begin to remember all those dreams you once had, especially those who will never truly leave your mind and you cannot stop asking yourself whether it would actually be possible for you to follow them;
if maybe, just maybe, you are really free to achieve whatever you want.
Yet, it is still easy to forget about it all by focusing on the tasks ahead, the final exams and the preparations for the last educational events you’ll ever witness with these people who have been a part of your life for so long.
It’s not hard to simply surpress your worries and fears but then the end of this final year in school comes closer and closer until all the ‘last times’ are beginning.
The last time studying for an exam, the last presentation or the last movie you’ll watch bored to death while doodling on your paper.
But also the last free period spent outside in the sun with the people who mean the world to you, laughing until there are tears in your eyes and your ribs hurt, the last time being late to class because all of you rather stay in the car to finish singing this one song, the last time of ever laughing about a joke of that funny kid in your math class.
And then, suddenly, there is only one week left until you will all go separate ways, hoping that your paths will cross again someday and you cannot possibly understand that this part of your life, which seemed endless back when you were eight, will actually come to an end.
—  // and it is when you are standing on that hill behind the building, looking over the place where you spent almost your whole life, that you realize that it might just be true what people say;
that good things have to come to an end to make room for even greater adventures
j.d.m.
This is it. Your last day of high school. Graduation is coming up. It’s finally here. No more waking up at 6am on a Monday and dreading the school week. No more meeting up with friends in the hallway and walking around school before class starts. No more seeing that boy or girl you like in the hallways, wishing they would talk to you. No more tests, study guides, exams. This is really it. All 4 years of what you’ve known is over. 4 years of friends, 4 years of great memories, 4 years of high school is all over. Remember all the fun times, even the bad times too. Remember your high school career. They will be the best years of your life.
—  high school // except from a book I’ll never write #12
We all make mistakes but I guess he made more than some. He said he loved her more than he loved anyone, more than he loved himself. Anyone could see it in his eyes, the way he adored her and loved her and couldn’t stop thinking about her. Every moment of his day was devoted to her and his dreams were filled of her kisses and touches and sweet honey laughter. The feel of her skin on his had seeped into his memories and her smell had mixed with his own until he could no longer tell the difference. They were everything together until they weren’t. Until he messed it up.
—  taintedglass
FP Jones/Andrews family /Riverdale imagines - Oh Dear Part 5

Originally posted by archiiandrews

AN: This fic has gotten such a positive reaction and I’m so glad all of you are enjoying it!

Catch up here: (Part One) (Part Two) (Part Three) (Part Four)

Overall Summary: You’re Archie’s old sister and you have a thing for a certain serpent

Pairing: Reader x FP Jones, Sister!Reader x Archie Andrews, Daughter!Reader x Fred Andrews

Word count: 1,956 (This chapter is a little short, sorry!)

Warnings: Well, FP is clearly older than the reader in this fic,

“You dragged me over here because you can’t find your wallet? That is what you need me for?” You laughed with disbelief, FP only shrugged his shoulders and rose his eyebrows. 

“Hey, the more people, the quicker I find it.” FP said as he continued to look around the trailer to which looked like a bomb site.

You wanted to say some snarky comment about him having any other friends but in all honesty you were happy he had called you and even thought of you when it came down to something like this. 

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So much to do… So little time 

 I’m so tired.. reminding myself that all the hard work is for something big and something great, and that survival is insufficient. 👌🏼🙆🏻📖🌄

ID #36883

Name: Maddison
Age: 17 (Nearly 18)
Country: New Zealand

Hey, I’m Maddison & I’m 17 ( 18 soon) and from a little country named New Zealand! I would love to have a pen pal, either snail mail or email from somewhere different (I’d still like to talk with you if you are from New Zealand). A few things about me is that, I’ve finished high school and taking a gap year because I haven’t decided what I want to study, I have a huge love towards animals (I have 2 cats, 4 dogs and 2 guinea pigs. Looking at getting rabbits next :) I live in a pretty windy and cold part of New Zealand, so I don’t do very well in heat, although that won’t stop me when I’m traveling!. I do like being outside, camping is my absolute favourite!, I love reading, don’t think I could give you a favourite book if I tried, really into DIY and art. I love learning about history and secretly wish I was born in a different era. I don’t like being in the water (I can’t swim haha).
I’m really into music, a few bands I really like are, Ocean Alley, Fleetwood Mac, Black Sabbath, Queen, Guns n Roses, AC/DC, Dorothy, The Temptations and so many more! If you’d like, please recommend me some of your favourite songs! I don’t really watch alot of tv but I do have a few favourite shows, Shameless, OITNB, Stranger Things, Santa Clarita Diet. I’d be happy to add more to my list though, so tell me what you really enjoy! I think that’s it, I don’t want to ramble on too much. I look forward to hearing from you!

Preferences: I don’t have any age preferences, but I would like to talk with people who are opened minded about anything. :)

whiteraven16  asked:

I missed out on reading some really good books though out high school. So I was wondering what are some book that everyone should read at least once? You know the MUST HAVE read books

I missed out on some of those in high school, too… and I haven’t caught up with all of them in the (many) years since high school. Yesterday I mentioned my Top 10 recommended books, but I wouldn’t say all of those are MUST READ books. (I mean, I think they are, but it would be a little short-sighted to categorize all my favorite books as “must reads.”) I think books everyone should read are those that are widely discussed and can help you connect with other readers; books that are consistently referred to in other books. So I’ll give you a list of 10 I think are must reads, but I really hope my followers will chime in and add to this list. 

In no particular order (off the top of my head): 

The Great Gatsby - F. Scott Fitzgerald
Jane Eyre - Charlotte Brontë
Don Quixote - Miguel de Cervantes
Hamlet - William Shakespeare
Their Eyes Were Watching God - Zora Neale Hurston
To Kill a Mockingbird - Harper Lee
Anna Karenina - Leo Tolstoy
Of Mice and Men - John Steinbeck
The God of Small Things - Arundhati Roy
1984 - George Orwell

Ugh, so hard to keep this list at 10. Help me out here, followers!