If you plan on being anything less than you are capable of being you will probably be unhappy all the days of your life.
So when I was 13 I basically left home and never returned and lived at home again. I would come home for a week at Christmas and two weeks in the summer only.
I went whole hog at the actor's lifestyle - really embraced it. I had by then...
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