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It’s the year 2009, I’m eighteen years old about to start college. I created my Facebook account back in 2007 but it wouldn’t be until this stage in my life that I really started using it heavily.

My Facebook friends list consisted only of my actual close friends (and a few that I contingently knew), they totaled around one hundred and fifty (a modest number compared to the inflated nine hundred that I have today). Facebook still acted as an extension to its vestigial predecessor, MySpace. It was a place I could dump whatever it is that’s on my mind…

Nada Abdelmohsen

Mother. Nutritionist. Bookworm. Third culture kid.

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