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Brooklyn Law School

Premium Content A Character-Building Childhood

by Anonymous - December 07, 2006

What makes you stand out?

"Go to bed, Adelya, it's late." As a child, I heard this command very often. I did not, however, always obey.

I clearly recall the many nights I stayed up well past midnight just so I could finish studying for a test the next day. My routine was always the same. After my parents and younger brother were fast asleep, I would creep into the kitchen…

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