Madeline Stone '13 | May 15, 2013 | Notre Dame Magazine
It was six months away. Then two weeks away. And now, just days away. Each passing moment brings us closer to the day that perhaps all Notre Dame seniors simultaneously yearn for and dread: graduation day.
For me, as I’m sure it was for the many other born-and-bred Domers who will be graduating with me on the 19th, coming to Notre Dame was a lifelong dream. I was the girl who dressed as an Irish cheerleader for Halloween in kindergarten and the one who knew the names and numbers of all the starters of the football team. I couldn’t wait to be a part of it all.