“Decision made: REJECTED.”
Well, that ends that.
While the windup was long (six weeks of Status: Under Review), the delivery of the grad school’s final decision was dispassionately brief.
At least to a skittish nut who’d used up all her guts just stepping into the batter’s box.
You know, kindness matters.
To some more than most.
Why shove a person off a cliff when you can just direct them to the stairs?