It also sucks because I feel like I'm the only one in my entire program who *doesn't* like him. He's crazy extroverted and runs a lot of the student events in the department.
When he joins everyone automatically defers control of a conversation to him! It's so stupid! People don't do it for anyone else!
@Elmkast I knew someone just like that in HS. How he (ab)used his charisma to get everyone centered around him, or even the graduation speech he gave where he tried to make people believe that credentials represent all the fun and relationships "we made along the way". Charming fellow
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