I have been contemplating why didn’t cry during our high school graduation; cause I thought that supposedly when you graduate especially in high school you’re suppose to be so sad just like what we see in movies. But I was not sad, I was even more happy.
It seems that high school has brought me so much heavy stuffs that I finally unloaded during the graduation. I know that high school had restricted me so much because of the social hierarchy that is going on among the students. It restricted me and brought burden upon me.
The graduation signaled that I can finally unload all those heavy feelings, and I genuinely felt that something inside me was finally set free.
That something that was set free was eagerly waiting for the next thing to conquer, and to conquer it diligently this time. It was set free brimming with hope for the future.
That something that was set free during my high school graduation is