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Old 11 October 2017, 07:35
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Clearing my phone to upgrade and hearing a voicemail from my mom. She passed June 2016.
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Old 11 October 2017, 09:22
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Clearing my phone to upgrade and hearing a voicemail from my mom. She passed June 2016.

Wow. That would be a great one. Lost my mom in 2010. Would love to hear her voice........

Hold on to that one
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Old 11 October 2017, 09:50
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Old 12 October 2017, 10:22
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Graduating cum laude from law school at 53 years old. Booked Criminal Law and Appellate Advocacy. On to the next objectives, MPRE in November and Bar in February.
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Old 12 October 2017, 10:23
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Graduating cum laude from law school at 53 years old. Booked Criminal Law and Appellate Advocacy. On to the next objectives, MPRE in November and Bar in February.
Congratulations! That is an awesome accomplishment. Best of fortune to you for the Bar....
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Old 12 October 2017, 10:36
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Graduating cum laude from law school at 53 years old. Booked Criminal Law and Appellate Advocacy. On to the next objectives, MPRE in November and Bar in February.
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Old 12 October 2017, 12:12
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Graduating cum laude from law school at 53 years old. Booked Criminal Law and Appellate Advocacy. On to the next objectives, MPRE in November and Bar in February.
Outstanding!
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Old 12 October 2017, 12:19
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Graduating cum laude from law school at 53 years old. Booked Criminal Law and Appellate Advocacy. On to the next objectives, MPRE in November and Bar in February.
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Old 12 October 2017, 14:56
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Thank you! To say it was an unpleasant experience to sit in a class room with dozens of 20-something kids for 3-hours while listening to a professor drone on about secured transactions or tax law, is a slight understatement!

That being said, I'm proud of the accomplishment and now just focused on balancing work, family, and my studies for the upcoming exams.
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Old 12 October 2017, 15:52
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Graduating cum laude from law school at 53 years old. Booked Criminal Law and Appellate Advocacy. On to the next objectives, MPRE in November and Bar in February.
Congrats cj! I sympathize with you because I did it myself at 35.

I think you will have an advantage since your life experience will give you a lot more common sense and better judgment than your average 25 year old who did 4 years of college and 3 years of law school. God knows the legal profession needs it.

Good luck on the bar. I remember a saying that went: The Bar Exam is like a ditch that is 1 foot across and 1 mile deep. You can make it will a little bit of effort, but be sure to expend that effort because you sure as hell don't want to fall in!
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Old 12 October 2017, 15:54
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Graduating cum laude from law school at 53 years old. Booked Criminal Law and Appellate Advocacy. On to the next objectives, MPRE in November and Bar in February.
Congrats! Has anyone taught you the secret handshake yet? You shake the other person's hand really hard so they don't notice your left hand reaching into their pocket.
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Thank you! To say it was an unpleasant experience to sit in a class room with dozens of 20-something kids for 3-hours while listening to a professor drone on about secured transactions or tax law, is a slight understatement!
I cannot imagine anything more boring than property law. It was the only class I ever regularly skipped.

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Old 14 October 2017, 09:05
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Having my two oldest granddaughters recite the Pledge of Allegiance to me on my Birthday.
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Old 14 October 2017, 09:25
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Having my two oldest granddaughters recite the Pledge of Allegiance to me on my Birthday.
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Old 14 October 2017, 10:10
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Having my two oldest granddaughters recite the Pledge of Allegiance to me on my Birthday.
That's pretty awesome.
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Old 15 October 2017, 11:48
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Having my two oldest granddaughters recite the Pledge of Allegiance to me on my Birthday.
Thanks for sharing that. Happy 50th!
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Old 15 October 2017, 22:10
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Having my two oldest granddaughters recite the Pledge of Allegiance to me on my Birthday.
That brought a smile to my face
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Old 15 October 2017, 22:10
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Thank you! To say it was an unpleasant experience to sit in a class room with dozens of 20-something kids for 3-hours while listening to a professor drone on about secured transactions or tax law, is a slight understatement!

That being said, I'm proud of the accomplishment and now just focused on balancing work, family, and my studies for the upcoming exams.
Way to go! Fabulous news!
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Old 18 October 2017, 06:22
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The friggin' dogs.
Screwed up last shopping trip and got NON-iced oatmeal cookies (I know...shut up), go to feed the pack a snack before bed and get three "WTF is this!?" expressions.
Two wouldn't even take a piece; the lab grabs his, promptly drops it but seeing no alternative concedes to eat it. V-e-r-y reluctantly.

Friggin' dogs. I'm still laughing about it.
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Old 18 October 2017, 07:21
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