Buzz·Posted on Nov 6, 201319 Cakes That Capture The Emotional Stages Of The Post-Grad Job HuntIf only it were actually a piece of cake. Badum-ch.by Tanya ChenBuzzFeed Staff, CanadaFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Weeks before graduation, as you triumphed through the last finals of your life, you couldn't wait to be done with school. i.imgur.com 2. And then you did it! scary-pictures.feedio.net*images*bad-graduation-cake-ideas1.jpg 3. You made your parents so proud. pinterest.com 4. But you quickly realized it was time to officially leave the nest. mypapercrane.com 5. And get a job. pinterest.com 6. So, you begin to delete (or change the privacy settings of) your past and head straight for your career. alyssaxxrees.tumblr.com 7. After submitting a few applications, you start to feel kinda good. synthesizedyouth.tumblr.com 8. But then comes the anxiety-inducing waiting period. alexandriel.tumblr.com 9. AND YOU'RE NOT HEARING BACK FROM ANYWHERE. pinterest.com 10. You start to doubt your professional capabilities. aguilaromar.tumblr.com 11. And whether former employers liked you enough to help you out. reddit.com / Via i.imgur.com 12. And what a job even means in the larger, existential scheme. c0sita.tumblr.com 13. You get really bitter and resentful of all your friends' new job updates on Facebook and LinkedIn. keralitesblog.blogspot.com 14. Then a completely irrational fear begins to settle in: What if you never get a job? mcharacter.tumblr.com 15. No, you're being crazy. You have a college degree you can count on. knowyourmeme.com 16. Which puts you in a higher bracket than other applicants...right? weheartit.com 17. Right. So put away Netflix and get back to the grind. tordles.tumblr.com 18. Because it's almost over! ultimateweddings.tumblr.com 19. And you'll soon have something to celebrate. reddit.com / Via i.imgur.com Go you.