Future Tense Email


One valid concern about a digital age is that everything we say and do while we’re young may forever be preserved. Without an ability to truly reinvent yourself, you may forever be stuck in the state of being you were at the end of high school. Then again, that was a problem for some people before the digital revolution.

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MEGAN: Why so glum?
AMANDA: Gmail saves every email that I ever send to anyone and catalogues them for all time.

AMANDA: Sometime I go back and read old ones and realize what an incredible doofus I was three years ago. That makes me worry what I'll think three years from now, or thirty?

MEGAN: Your stressing over yourself 30 years from now reading an email?
AMANDA: Well, it's that or study!


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