The best times of a person’s life, is the college days living in with friends. Life is so carefree and happy that most of the time we worry about all the useless things in life. Although, we don’t realize it at that time. Living in with friends can be a very happy phase but it also the time that can be very decisive of our future. There are many things that as teenagers we do, that may seem has no impact at the time but can cause major turmoil’s for us in the future.
When living in with friends, the foremost factor that we should keep in mind is to not disturb the peace of our friends who are living in with us. We should always not be a trouble to those living in with us. When we are with friends we tend to become a more fun and happy version of ourselves. But we should keep in mind to never be hurtful or upsetting to others. Try to put others before yourself in some situations that will keep the peace when living in together.
When living in with friends, it is mostly on a sharing basis. The Hong Kong property rent, the food expenses and other expenses like the electricity bills, water bills and telephone bills too would have to be shared. When living on a sharing basis it is important that you and your friends talk up the terms clearly beforehand. Even though at first it may seem silly sharing all the expenses, even the little ones. In the long term it will be instrumental in avoiding any future unnecessary arguments or disagreements.
When you are living in with friends, partying is common. You will be going out to parties, may be every weekend. That is actually very good. Because a research shows that the more sociable a person is, the more successful he or she will be in their lives. However, when you are out partying with friends’ one thing you must always keep in mind is knowing your limit. Don’t ever drink and drive. For instance if you are living in the Robinson Road apartment and the party is just two streets ahead of you, don’t ever think of driving drunk! Don’t do stupid s just two streets ahead things in this age of recording, which you know will come back to you in the future. Know that every action has a counter reaction, however long it takes.
Just as friends are our strength, they are also our weakness. We may be tempted to do stupid things as the impulse of the moment. But we should always be conscious of our actions. Don’t ever play tricks that would put yourself or any other person’s life in any kind of danger. Take risks, have fun and enjoy to the maximum. But keep in mind you are shaping your future. Think about your future before doing something that you know will have an unfavourable consequence.