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21 Confessions Of A Southerner Going To School In The North

No, I'm not married to my cousin.

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1. When all of your friends leave for school in early August and you're stuck wallowing in the heat all alone for a good month...

6. You randomly meet other people from your state and have an immediate connection with them.

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Finally, someone else to share your secret stash of Chick-fil-A sauce with!

11. You think that you don't have an accent, but your friends manage to find the one word you can't help but pronounce differently than them.

17. However, the cold weather really puts you in the Christmas spirit, and you plan out all the fun things you are going to do when it snows.

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I have to make up for never having a White Christmas somehow!!!!

20. When people still hold doors open for you, say please & thank you, and are, for the most part, polite, and you realize that people here aren't quite so bad after all.

21. And even though you may have a new family that is closer to Canada than it is to home, nothing beats coming back home.


We may talk a little slower and like our tea sweeter, but you know that everything good in life exists below the Mason-Dixon line!

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