Posted by: unlikelygrad | March 30, 2012


When I think about phrases that describe how I feel right now they seem to have the basic idea in common:

Like I’ve been hit by a train.

Considering how poorly I think I did on the written questions, the thought of facing my orals next week scares me. How does anyone get a Ph.D.?



  1. I’ve heard that this is how you are supposed to feel during qualifying exams and orals. Best wishes!

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