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YALE DING!

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Re: YALE DING!
« Reply #30 on: February 06, 2006, 02:28:35 PM »
I never really had a shred of hope for acceptance but I fantasized about that miniscule waitlist of theirs...

i can use this word for the first time now: dinged.

and i can now vouch for the fact that being COMPLETELY unsurprised and expectant in no way protects you from the sting of that small envelope.

~n

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« Reply #31 on: February 06, 2006, 02:31:32 PM »
My last shred of hope just died: http://www.lawschoolnumbers.com/display.php?user=chasingkoalas

haha, actually i think it was my last shred of hope... don't give up until you get the letter.  ;)

Hey, sorry to wave your account around; I didn't realize you post here.  And sorry about the Yale ding.  DAMN they're selective.

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« Reply #32 on: February 06, 2006, 02:35:45 PM »
Hey, sorry to wave your account around; I didn't realize you post here.  And sorry about the Yale ding.  DAMN they're selective.

Feel free to wave my account around, I don't mind. Actually, it was kind of neat seeing my name linked :)

And thanks for the condolences.  I'm actually surprisingly okay about the ding... I never thought I would get in anyway (or go even if I did).  Good luck to you though!

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« Reply #33 on: February 06, 2006, 03:35:40 PM »
For one it paid to procrastinate...no dings for at least two weeks I figure.  ;D

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« Reply #34 on: February 06, 2006, 03:41:03 PM »
For one it paid to procrastinate...no dings for at least two weeks I figure.  ;D

Seems like some people who submitted early Dec even got dinged today, so not so sure about our grace periods =).

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« Reply #35 on: February 06, 2006, 04:07:26 PM »

Sorry steve.  On the other hand, I'll be joining you as soon as mine makes it to the west coast.

Called it.  Dinged!

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« Reply #36 on: February 06, 2006, 04:37:01 PM »
I know I posted a placeholder above, but I was so impressed with my calling my rejection this morning before the mail came that I just had to make another post.  So add me to the list.

At least I had my scholarship from my alma mater (Tennessee) raised to full in-state tuition.  Even though I am about to withdraw, it at least takes away the sting.

Was everyone else's rejection not even a third of a page in length?  Or was that just mine?

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« Reply #37 on: February 06, 2006, 04:38:16 PM »
I know I posted a placeholder above, but I was so impressed with my calling my rejection this morning before the mail came that I just had to make another post.

Was everyone else's rejection not even a third of a page in length?  Or was that just mine?

Yeah it was really short...although thats not bad how long do i need to read about my rejection?

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« Reply #38 on: February 06, 2006, 04:58:39 PM »

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