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Lov el yHi l l t op

Inor dert oknowmyl i featPur duecampus ,iam goi ngt ot el lwher ei st hepl aceiam l i v i ng.Wher ecanit akeabust ogos hoppi ng.Myfav or i t e buffet .Thefoot bal lgamehel di nRos s AdeSt adi um.ThefamousPur duet ower .Thes ul pt ur ehel di nfr ontoft heearhear t .Andt hefi r s ts nowi ng dayformeatPur due. Ibel i ev eev er yonei npur dueUni v er s i t yhast hei rownl i fe.Asforme, ial s ohav eagr eatl i fei nl i v i ngher e.Whenifi r s t l ygother e,iknewnot hi ng aboutt hi spl ace.Whenigorfami l i arwi t ht hi spl acedaybyday,igr adual l yfi ndwher ei st hepl aceil i v e,s t udy,eatfoodands oon.Next ,iam goi ng t os howyoumyfi ndi ngsatPur dueUni v er s i t y.Thi si sHi l l t op,al ov el ypl acewher eiam l i v i ng.Asyoucans ee,Hi l l t opi sat wos t or eybui l di ngcov er ed wi t hr edbr i cks .Ther ear et womai lboxeshel di nfr ontoft heapar t ment21 ,butir ar el yus ei t .Theonl yt wot i meswhenius edmai l sar ewhenigot mydebi tcar dofChas ebank,andgotmyi podt ouchs cr eens .Ther ear eal s oenoughpar ki ngs pacesfors t udent .Thes epar ki ngs pacesar eus ual l yfor s econdar ys t udent s ,butasiknow,t her ear eal s omanyfi r s tyears t udent swhohol dcar si ncl udi ngmyr oomat e.Whenifi r s t l ygotHi l l t op,i twasi n s ummer .Ther ewer emanyt r ees ,bi r ds ,ands qui r r el sar oundher e.Ial mos tnev ers aws qui r r el sbefor e.It ookt hi spi ct ur ei nfal l .s oyoucans eeal l l eav esfel ldown.Bus hest ur nedfr om gr eent or ed.Iti ss uchabeaut i fulpl acet ol i v ei n.


Buss t op t os hop

Thi si st henear es tbust opofmyapar t mentt owar dsWal mar t .Becaus et her ear enos uper mar ket sar oundPur due,t het hi ngsicanbuyher ear el i mi t ed.Soi fiwantt obuyt hi ngsl i kebi keorbedcov er ,t hebes tchoi ceformei swal mar t .Becaus ei ti st henear es ts uper mar keticanr eachfr om Pur due.Butont hefi r s tdayformeatPur due,iact ual l ydi dnotknowwher et hi ss uper mar ketwas .Whenifi r s t l ygotpur dueuni v er s i t y,idi dnot knowwher et obuyneces s ar yt hi ngss uchasfood,wat er ,andcl ot hes .Then, t wos t udent swhol i v edher et ol dmet hatt heywant edt ogot owal mar t , andweneededt ot ake1 Bont hebuss t opr i ghtnextt ot heMcDonal d' s .So,iwentwi t ht hem t ot hebust op,andweact ual l ywai t edforabout25 mi nut est ogetont ot hebus , becaus ewewer eal lnotfami l i arwi t ht hebuss chedul et i meatt hatmoment .ThenatWal mar t ,weboughtal otoft hi ngs ,andfr om t hatmoment ,ifoundagoodpl acet obuyt hi ngsineed.


Myfav or i t eChi nes eBuffet

Asyoumayormaynotgether e,t hi si sas mal lr es t aur antcal l edChi nes ebuffet .Thi si soneofmyfav or i t er es t aur ant sar oundPur due,becaus et he t as t esofal ldi s hesar ev er ygood.Idi dnotfi ndt hi spl acemys el fact ual l y.Itwasmyfr i end‛ sr ecommendat i ont ome.Whenicamet oPur duei nt he fi r s tday,idi dnotknowwher ewasgoodpl acet oeatfood.Becaus eatt hatt i me,For dDi ni ngHal lwascl os ed.Myfr i endher et ol dmet hatheknewa v er ygoodpl acet oeatChi nes efood.Soicamewi t hhi m andbookedabuffether e.Aft erit r i eds omedi s hes ,iwasj us tt ot al l yat t r act edbyt hegood t as t esher e.Thi sbuffets uppl i edav ar i et yoffoodt oyou,i ncl udi ngt het as t ypor kandbeef,s hr i mpswi t hbr occol i ,cake,chi ckenwr ap,fr ui tand manyot herdi s heswhi chidi dnotknowt hei rnames .Ipai d7dol l ar sont hi smeal ,andi twasqui t ewor t h.Soaft ert hatexper i enceatChi nes e,i al mos twentt ot heChi nes ebuffett hr eet i mesaweek.Ifanyofyouhav enotbeenher e,ir eal l yr ecommendyous houl dhav eat r y.


Int er es t i ngFoot bal lGame

Asyoucans ee,t hi si sRos sAdes t adi um whi chi sl ocat edneart heHi l l t op.Iact ual l ydi dnotr ememberwhi cht eam di dwefi ndwi t h,butidefi ni t el y r emember edhowhott hatdaywas .Thi swast hefi r s tt i meiwentt ot heRos sAdes t adi um wi t hmyfr i ends ,andi twasal s ot hefi r s tt i meis aw Amer i cafootbal l .Iact ual l ydi dnotknowt her ewasafootbal lgameont hatday.Itwasmyfr i end,whohadagr eatent hus i as m onfootbal l ,t ol dme t her ewasafootbal lmat cht oday.Becaus einev erhadachancet os eefooti nt hepas tofmyl i fe,is ai d‛ OK,iwi l lcomewi t hyou‘ .Whenwegot t her e,ir eal l yr egr et t edaboutt hedeci s i onij us tmade,becaus et het emper at ur ewasj us tt oohi gh,about39degr ees .Soius edmyhandt obl ow s omewi ndt ocoolmys el f,andihadnomoodt owat cht hegame.Aft er6mi nut es ,iwasr eal l yfedupwi t ht hehi ght emper at ur e,andis ai d‛ icannot endur et hi shi ght emper at ur eantmor e,iwi l lgonow‛ .Al t houghidonotl i ket hehi ght emper at ur et her e,is t i l ll i ket hefoot bal lgame.Sonextt i mei f ihav echance,iwi l lgot her eagai nwhent hatdayi snots ohot .


Beaut i fulPur dueTower

Ibel i ev eal lofyouknowwher et hi st oweri s .Ther eas onwhyiwoul dl i ket ot al kaboutt hi st oweri sbecaus ei tpl aysar oads i gnformei nPur due campus .Int hefi r s tdaywhenicamet oPur due,iwant edt ogetfami l i arwi t ht hecampusenv i r onmenther e.Butt her ewasal s oanot herpr obl em,imay getl os ti fidi dnoti dent i fyar oads i gn.Then,ifoundt hebes tchoi ceformewast hi st ower ,becaus ei ti st het al l es tbui l di ngar oundt hePur due campus .Soev eni fyoul os tyourway,youcans t i l ls eei t fr om afardi s t ance.Mor eov er ,i ti sal s oagoods i gnt ohel pmei dent i fywher eexact l ya bui l di ngi s .Inmyfi r s tweekofPur due,t hemos ti mpor t antt hi ngwast ofi ndoutwher ewer emycl as st aki ngpl aces .Ifi r s t l yus edamapt ogui demy way,butl at eronifoundicoul dnotal wayshol damapwi t hme.Thenicameupwi t hani dea,‘ icanus et hi st owerasas i gnt ogui dewher et hebui l di ngs ar e‛ .Al li nal l ,t hi st owerpl ayedav er yi mpor t antr ol eont hebegi nni ngofmyfi r s tweekatPur due.


Scul pt ur eofAr ms t r ong

Whenyoufi r s t l ys eet hi sman,youmayfeelt hatt hi si sj us tas cul pt ur eofAr ms r ong.Butwhenyoufocusont hi spi ct ur emor ecar eful l y,youmay fi ndt hatt hi smani shol di ngabananaonhi sl efthand.Thi si sapi ct ur ewher eit ooki nfr ontoft heearhear t .Whenicamei nt ot heearhear t ,t hi s manwer ehol di ngnot hi ng.Butwhenij us tcameout ,iacci dent al l yfoundt her ewasabananaonAr ms t ong‛ sl efthand.Ifel tqui t efunnyaboutt hi s s cul pt ur eatt hatt i me,andidi dnotknowwhot houghtaboutt hi sexcel l enti dea.Then,oneofmyfr i endst ol dme‘ s t udent sar oundher eal waysput s omet hi ngonAr ms t r ong' shand,t odayyous eeabanana,maybet omor r owyouwi l ls eeacucumberorev ens aus ageonhi shand‛ .So,t hi sfi ndi ngcoul d beoneofmymos ti nt er es t i ngfi ndi ngsher e.


Li br ar yofHi cks

Thi si sHi cksl i br ar y,apl acewher eius ual l ygot o.It hi nkt hi si st hebes tpl acefors t udyi ng.Al t hought hi sl i br ar yi sal i t t l enoi s y,butal mos tal l s t udent sher ear es t udyi ng,s ot hes t udyi ngenv i r onmenther ei sv er ygood.s econdl y,t hepr i nt er sar ej us tbes i deyou,s oi fyouwantt opr i ntyour wor ksout ,i twi l lbev er yconv eni ent .Thi r dl y,Int heoppos i t es i deoft hel i br ar y,t her ei sal s oones mal ls hop,Soyoucanbuydr i nksandfoodi fyou feelt hi r s t y orhungr yher e.Asf orme, i al waysbuyonec upofc of f eeandpot at oc hi ps. Al li nal l ,t hi si sr eal l yagoodpl acefors t udyi ng.


Snowi ngDayatPur due

Thi si st hefi r s ts nowi ngdayofmyl i featPur dueUni v er s i t y.Itwasr eal l yaheav ys nowi ng.Befor ei twass nowi ng,iwasatmyfr i end‛ shous e.At t hatt i me,ij us tnot i cedt hatt her ewass t r ongwi ndout s i deoft hehous e.Buts uddenl y,t hes kys nowedal i t t l e,andt hencameheav i erandheav i er .Fi nal l y,i tbecamet hi ss i t uat i ont hatyoucans eei nt hi spi ct ur e.Iwass oexci t edatt hatt i me,andit houghti twoul ds nowforal ldayl ong.But s addl y,i twasj us ts nowi ngfor5mi nut esandt heni ts t opped.Aft eral l ,t hi si sav er ymeani ngfuldayformet or emember . Al li nal l ,ihav es howedyout hepl aceil i v e,wher eicant aket hebust os uper mar ket ,Chi nes ebuffet ,afoot bal lgame,t hePur duet ower ,a s cul pt ur eofAr ms t r ong,t heHi cksl i br ar y,andt hefi r s ts nowi ngdayformei nPur due.Ihav ehadav er ymeani ngl i featPur due.Ev er ydayi sful l ofnews ur pr i ceforme,ir eal l yenj oyt hel i feher e.

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