It’s not a ding,
It’s not a dong,
And it’s certainly not a damn.
Waitlisted at the Alma Mater. I figured this was the best scenario with no interview.
[Thoughts? Yes, it’s better than a rejection. Now the strategery begins — what could make my application stand out? Should I make some M-shaped brownies? Perhaps bribe them with Michigan football tickets that I buy off a first-year student (“87th Row, c’monnnn!!!”)? Am I “aaaargh!”ing about any of this? Sure, it means another two months of waiting while falling in the thick of a LOT of deadlines and decisions. But it’s a lifeline after two months of impending doom. Hurrah for the Yellow and Blue. 🙂 ]