Saturday Morning. I slept in late. And when I woke up, the scenes in my mind’s eye was like the soft, beautiful sunshine at dawn. I drowned in them.
The first thing I did was to tell my roomie that I saw a dream. Not just any dream. I dreamt about working in ‘his’ lab. The Professor who had been my inspiration and obsession for six months now… Yeah, they tease me on this. Calling it my teenage fancy. As if…!
Sorry to disappoint you guys. I might look like one but I have left my adolescence, aka the golden age of confusion, behind me. Thank God.
The fact is – none of them understand. ‘Cause Science was not an accident or a last resort for me. Even though, I never knew how to go about on this career path.
I have always wanted to be a scientist. As far as I can remember. Long before I knew the word ‘research’! In fact, I can’t quite place the exact age such an idea flowered in me.
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