07 June 2010

Things not to do this summer

Do take care – things can go wrong while you're having fun in the sun. Here are some things to keep in mind this summer.

Summer holidays – fun in the sun, holiday romances, surfing, movies and parties. Is that the picture in your head? That's fine and let's face it, you deserve some fun after a hard year's work and those exams in the boiling summer heat.

Don't get your heart broken. Summer holidays are notorious for holiday romances. These can be great fun, but don't have any long-term expectations. Many people who had holiday romances are asking "What was I thinking?" by February. Have fun, but don't get your heart too involved. Many people also find out after the holiday that the object of their affections indeed has a girlfriend or boyfriend at home.


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