So, like any graduate student, I often get asked the question, “When are you going to be done?” And like any graduate student, I become less enamored with the question every time I hear it.

But! You say. Surely you don’t mind now that you REALLY. ARE. DONE?!

Er, I’m not done.  I mean, I’m done, but I’m not done.  I mean… graduate school doesn’t end; it tapers off.

I’ll show you what I mean.

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