True meaning of YOLO

Live life to the fullest I always say. Spend time with the people nearest to you, have fun and enjoy the time you have.

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I would hear the phrase YOLO thrown around a lot. Although I’m fairly young at the age of 28, I have an old soul. I not very up to date with this generation’s slang, so I did my “scholarly google research”. I found out YOLO is an acronym for You Only Live Once. People frequently use this term as an excuse to act foolishly. Recently however, I found the true meaning of YOLO.


I was sitting in my room working on a homework assignment. As I was typing away I could hear my children downstairs laughing and running as they played with our new puppy. My husband had also joined the fun. I then paused, looked at my laptop screen, and said to myself, “YOLO”. At that very moment I decided to leave graduate school. Just like that.


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