The first day of school.
It’s a time of excitement and new beginnings. You get to see all those familiar faces you didn’t see all summer. You find out what classes you have, who’s in them, and whether or not you have that one teacher everyone dreads. As much as kids dislike school, the first day of a new year is usually a pretty good time.
But then comes the second day. Instantly, it’s back to reality. The day is long, the homework starts, and all that excitement from the first day is a distant memory. School is back in session for good, and it’s a drag.
Reddit user RememberWho perfectly captured the difference between the two days recently. On the left is a photo of RememberWho’s son on the first day of school; on the right, his son on the second day
Pretty much sums it up:
H/T: Huffington Post