What event or trip from your school years stands out the most in your memory?

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A bunch of friends went and rented a ski lodge for a weekend. I was a total nerd at the time (along with a couple of others), and I didn’t ski, so a couple of us just stayed in the house and partied while everyone else went skiing…

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