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Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Life Accomplishments | Getting My Permit

Yesterday was a good day. It was a huge stepping stone towards my future, my freedom. Yesterday I was finally able to get my driver's permit. As I previously mentioned, about two weeks ago I purchased my first car. It's been a bittersweet battle so far mostly because I wasn't actually able to drive it yet. There's been quite a few complications in my life and one of the biggest ones was that I was not able to get my license when everyone else did. After numerous battles with the DMV and countless trips there and back, I can finally say a weight has been lifted off my shoulders. In about a months time I will be taking my behind the wheel test. That's so crazy, it's insane how much having that right to freedom can change someone's entire existence. 

When I was living in Europe I was able to be so independent because I never had to ask a single person for help getting somewhere. I was able to just hop on a bus or train and get what I needed done. Living in LA is quite different. Buses are basically this big forbidden omen that everyone fears and asking for rides just makes you feel like a little kid. Driving will change so much and bring on so many new adventures that I hope I'll get to share with ya'll. It's a big turning point and I'm just so excited to move forward and progress on this personal journey of life. 
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11 comments:

  1. Congratulations! I was younger than all of my friends so I couldn't get mine until about a year after they did, and even then I failed my test a few times. It was so nice when I finally passed the driving portion and was a real, licensed driver!

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    kimberrleigh

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  2. Yay, congrats! I was so happy when I passed my test and I finally got a car of my own, I just wanted to go everywhere and drive whenever I could!

    Alice Grace Beauty



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  3. omg congrats!! I started driving when I was about 19. GOOOD times you will have.


    Batty4Beauty.com

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  4. Congrats on getting your permit! I think that I'd be to scared to drive ♥
    Amy xx

    Perfect Imperfections

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  5. Yay congrats in getting your drivers permit lol I still have to get mine bleh

    Candice | Beauty Candy Loves

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  6. Congrats on getting your permit! I have been thinking of learning to drive too but I guess I will just wait a little bit longer x

    Jana

    Life of Jana

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  7. Well done!! Can't wait to pass mine now!! Freedom! Great post! Would love to be able to follow each other on our blogs so let me know, so I can follow you back!! xx http://ashaopryhirsi.blogspot.co.uk/

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  8. Woohoo! Well done. such a good feeling x

    http://lauratalksout.blogspot.co.uk

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  9. Congrats on getting your permit! I know it's almost impossible to live in LA without driving a car... Good luck with your test!

    Bella Pummarola

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