acrossthelake wrote:liLtuneChi wrote:dresden doll wrote:I grew up in a war ravaged country and spent a portion of my childhood in the midst of war. We lacked electricity for months and had to stand in long lines for water more often than I care to recall. My mother never managed to get employed again after her firm was bombed to the ground and my father wound up working third shifts at a hotel to pull us through financially.
You want to babble perspective? Talk to someone else. And try to dismount the high horse when you do so.
If any of that is true (which I doubt), then you should be on my side.
You of all people (if what you are saying is true) should realize that.
lol@you doubting her veracity. Douche move.
Maybe but what she posted doesn't make what s/he said any less true. Biglaw hours might not be ideal but it isn't godawful like people imagine. Really, the only way to make good money without similar work is to win it or be born into it.