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Unformatted text preview: Kelley Owens JOU 4368 Memoir September 8, 2010 High School Experience I jumped off the train and was in complete awe of what was around me. There was not a cloud in the sapphire blue sky, and the air smelled fresh. We had arrived in Switzerland in order to drop me off for boarding school. There were cars buzzing past me as I stood waiting for the cog to go up the mountain. I was there, waiting, with a group of students who were also going up the mountain for the first time. As we began to talk, I realized that this was going to be a once in a life time experience, and I was so excited. The cog ride up the mountain felt like it took forever, and as we got closer and closer to my new school, I began to get nervous. I was nervous about starting school, about being away from my family for the first time, and about making new friends. We finally arrived and all I could think about was getting to my new dorm room and meeting my new roommate, so after we dropped our suitcases off at the hotel, that was the first place we...
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- Spring '10