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I Got Rejected From Oxford

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    rejected. death of a dream loss of identity i think that pretty much sums it up
    babyk babyk 16-17, F 5 Responses Dec 26, 2006

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    Didn't Get Into Oxford, But I Have Had Six Months Worth Of Harvard Summer School.

    The last "House" i resided in was Leverett, for that eight-weeker, the first one was Stoughton. I took enough ramp courses (Maurice Cranston, Prof.) to qualify to start the Associate Liberal Arts degree at Harvard in their extension department (non-competitive open admissions...
    harvard2 harvard2 61-65, M Nov 30, 2013

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    I Was Rejected By Oxford As Well In 1971.

    I was so badly bullied at home and in school in Grades 7 and 8 that I decided I wanted nothing to do with high school except for attending class, doing homework, and other assignments and reviewing my notes 24/7. I was actually able to skip two years and went from grade 9 to BA...
    harvard2 harvard2 61-65, M Sep 23, 2013

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    Finally Found a Guy I Had Feelings For, Engaged In Sex and Got Rejected Coldly...

    left my bf and apartment for a guy that didn't like me back the way i liked him...he seemed perfect for me and i soon had feelings for him. i finally mustered up the guts to tell him and he flat out told me the feelings were def not mutual. i just...left..kinda jogged away from...
    sadsadgirl00 sadsadgirl00 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 7, 2007

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    Sort Of.  I've Been T...

    Sort of.  I've been there and nobody particularly asked me to stay.
    CrystalCat CrystalCat 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 30, 2006

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    Ramblings of An Oxford Reject

    Ever since I was about 10 years old I have been infatuated with England and obsessed over grades.  When I was a high school freshman, I decided that I wanted to strive to gain undergraduate admission into Oxbridge since these are the two best universities in the whole...
    WinterRaven WinterRaven 18-21 9 Responses Dec 1, 2008

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    I Didn't Applied In The Fi...

    I didn't applied in the first place!!x)
    collegeboi collegeboi 16-17, M Dec 30, 2006

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    I've Never Applied There, ...

    I've never applied there, but if I did, I'd be rejected.
    LadyOfTheRaven LadyOfTheRaven 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 29, 2006

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    The Ramblings Of A Reject

    I thought the fact of securing a dream job would make my life, alot better, with the joys` of life etc, but the reverse is the case. I still don`t get the respect I know i derserve from all quarters. I just want to end it all.Move out for starters and put an end to my 75% - 15...
    obiebenson3 obiebenson3 26-30 Oct 13, 2011

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    I Didn't Get Into Oxford, But I Did Get A Caning!

    "Bognor," 5/16" x 32” rattan strong flexible fluid, whippy, good "crack" and a good "fall" with black electrical tape I had wound around the stem just before the crook handle so as to give her a good grip on it and to make it true English school-- I had it shipped over from...
    harvard2 harvard2 61-65, M Nov 30, 2013

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    Well, first I get rejected, usually by my parents, but I continue being myself anyway, so it's all good.
    queenettejeanette queenettejeanette 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I am mainly rejected by guys at my school.
    randomart4lives randomart4lives 13-15, F 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    So a girl that is a friend of mine asked if I could study with her and I rejected/dubbed her because we haven't been good friends, and she doesn't treat me like a friend. All she...
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    katariffik katariffik 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 15

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    Every so often we had a crackdown on being late at my school, which would not be announced in advance. Normally, depending on your class teacher, being late did not matter very...
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