If you say you're going to do something then do it. Don't make promises that you can't deliver on. Be on time and never make excuses. There's not a lot of wiggle room on this one. Use your powers for good, Baby.
Get out of the country. Burn your own calories and resources to make it happen, chart a course. Get a passport and know where it is at all times. Learn how to speak enough of another language to get around a foreign town using nothing but public transport. Let yourself get scared and hungry. Spend weeks watching the way other people work, live and think. Don't do any of this till you're old enough to drive.
Drink up every moment that you are given with people in places that blow the wind up your skirt. Never rush a meal that doesn't have to be rushed. Laugh and hug till it hurts. Practice spontaneity as much as you possibly can and leave room for some planning. Not the other way around. Even if it's really hard, live in the moment.
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