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The Day I was Disowned for wanting to Travel (with Video)

I had expectations of what that moment would be like. The moment where I reveal to my brother I would be leaving the United States for a year. I would be selling off all of my possessions, quitting my job, and leaving. I thought it would go something like this: “Hey Derrick, I have something to tell you. I decided to move to New Zealand for a year, and I’ve already got my ticket.” “What the fuck?! That is so stupid. That is possibly the stupidest thing I’ve ever heard”… Read More