The Night Before Your First Final: Expectation Vs. Reality

Twas the night before your first final, and all throughout your over-stressed mind….

1. Expectation: You’ve been reading and studying dutifully for the past 2 weeks. This exam can suck it.

2. Reality: Exam? What exam?

Shit. That was this Wednesday?

3. Expectation: At this point, you’ve got studying down to a science.

4. Reality: Turns out, studying just isn’t that much fun.

BBC Films / Via petite-cerise.tumblr.com

5. Expectation: You’ve got the perfect pump-up playlist for exam day.

Focus Features / Via fabfunny.com

6. Reality: You didn’t remember a playlist so you’re stuck with top 40 or talk radio.

7. Expectation: You make sure you get your 8+ hours of sleep before the big day.

8. Reality: The only way you’re going to make a reasonable attempt at this is with all-nighters (plural.)

Walt Disney Pictures / Via xtakemetoneverlandx.tumblr.com

9. Expectation: You’ve worked hard. You’ve studied as hard as you could.

10. Reality: You didn’t really work all that hard. In fact, you didn’t really study at all.

11. Expectation: You know there’s a point where you can’t fit any more information into your brain.

Nickelodeon / Via adventuretime.wikia.com

12. Reality: That point just came a bit sooner than you thought it would…

Fox

13. Expectation: Where you’ll be at 11:00pm.

Walt Disney Television / Via mygifdump.tumblr.com

14. Reality: Where you’ll be at 11:00pm.

20th Century Fox / Via rebloggy.com

15. Expectation: Come the next morning, you rise early in time for a proper breakfast.

Walt Disney Television / Via gifake.net

16. Reality: You oversleep and only have time for one thing.

Warner Bros. Television / Via friday-night-dinner.tumblr.com

17. Expectation: Exam, do your worst!

18. Reality: WAIT NO PLEASE DON’T.

Fox

19. But come tomorrow, it will all be over.

20. Until the next one….

22. So from one of the wisest people we know:

23. And one of the not so wise:

Walt Disney Pictures

24. GOOD LUCK ON YOUR FINALS!!!

Lionsgate / Via quickmeme.com

Check out more articles on BuzzFeed.com!

This post was created by a member of BuzzFeed Community, where anyone can post awesome lists and creations. Learn more or post your buzz!

          
    Now Buzzing