And even "slowed down" according to the OP may be faster than your average bear. That is the nature of mania, after all.
Yeah, but you can only use that mania for a couple weeks before you spiral out of control, then you break into a zoo after hours and assault a guard resulting in 2 years in the pen. At least that is what happens with my bipolar brother. That can have a negative impact on law school, I bet.