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Did Anyone Cry?


Replies to: Did Anyone Cry?

  • click4rmclick4rm Registered User Posts: 135 Junior Member
    mom cried when i told her i got my top choice
  • salamandersalamander Registered User Posts: 444 Member
    I didn't cry, although I've been doing a little bit of moping. I'm trying to keep positive and focus on the places I did get in and want to attend.
  • arachnophobia12arachnophobia12 Registered User Posts: 2,722 Senior Member
    i cried after i was waitlisted for the second time in a row (first Dartmouth, and then Penn? wth?!?)
  • SkramataSkramata Registered User Posts: 162 Junior Member
    I bawled when I was deferred EA from MIT in December. Since then, I learned that, though MIT was my first choice, I would honestly be very happy -- and very proud -- to be an undergrad in many of the other schools to which I applied. When I was ultimately rejected from MIT two weeks ago, I started crying and then sort of... stopped rather quickly. I realized that I was crying because I had been expecting myself to be devastated from the rejection, and any tears that appeared that day were more due to expectations than real pain. I laughed myself silly afterwards.
  • Nickel XenonNickel Xenon Registered User Posts: 3,070 Senior Member
    Nawh. I was over it fast.
  • chocolatecellochocolatecello Registered User Posts: 76 Junior Member
    So this is weird, but I sort of cried right BEFORE I looked at the thing online for Brown, because .. I mean, obviously I was going to be rejected. I just didn't want to see it there, you know, on the screen, just sort of .. there. Being reject-y. I dunno.
    So, I guess the answer's yes.
  • googleyedgoogleyed Registered User Posts: 7 New Member
    yep. i started bawling like a baby when stanford came out.
  • ittkneeittknee Registered User Posts: 128 Junior Member
    I cried when I got rejected from Vassar. I had just spent five hours on campus, touring the school and talking to students when my dad called and said "You got a letter from Vassar - do you want to know the size of the envelope?".

    It was small, of course.

    I was more depressed that I had spent that time on campus, falling in love with Vassar than I was troubled by the rejection itself. It was only for a minute or two, and then I was fine.
  • PuddlyPuddly Registered User Posts: 149 Junior Member
    I cried when I got into Harvard. I was so overwhelmed with emotions. Through tears and blubber, I told my mom, "Harvard must be crazy. Harvard must be crazy." xD I still think it is.
  • arwen15arwen15 Registered User Posts: 804 Member
    My mother started crying when she stood behind me and saw I
    had been accepted to Princeton. Strange people - mothers - but
    I like her the way she is :p
  • iVinsheiVinshe Registered User Posts: 446 Member
    Cried when I realized after today that I had been rejected at choices 1,2,3,4
    WL at 5,6
  • sarah786sarah786 Registered User Posts: 220 Junior Member
    we all wish we could cry from being happy, it sucks when u get in and are not excited and then end up going to that school, cuz ull always remember when u got that letter how unexcited u were
  • nhsharvardnhsharvard Registered User Posts: 1,947 Senior Member
    I almost felt like crying right after I got the results from the 5 Ivy League colleges I applied.

    Luckily, Brown waitlisted me. Also, Stanford waitlisted me.
  • EmMalEmMal Registered User Posts: 50 Junior Member
    I didn't cry but I was just saying F word continously to myself...

    I am really disappointed to myself...


    Oh, yes. I'm trying to transition out of that phase too. But it feels nice to curse the world at the moment.
  • Tsukasa36Tsukasa36 Registered User Posts: 63 Junior Member
    I cried after I found out that I am a failure at life. I got rejected from Rowan and every school except community college. yay!
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