To the graduates of 2020: You’re missing out on a lot. Especially the pomp and circumstance of a graduation ceremony and those inspiring (sometimes long) commencement addresses.
Here’s one from 1999. It was written by Chicago Tribune columnist Mary Schmich in 1997. (No, Kurt Vonnegut didn’t write it. Check Snopes).
Here’s the link the original column:
Her advice holds true, now more than ever.
Congratulations, graduates. You deserve all the accolades. And, yes, wear sunscreen.