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Wow, I love this feature!
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Now we can chat!!!
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How is weather in NYC tomorrow?
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Anyone has plans for this weekend?
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I will go to Rooftop on Monarch hotel this weekend!
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Niceee
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This would be great!
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hehe
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Awesome!
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I want to hangout during weekend
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Let's do it!
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What is the plan?
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I was in the same boat as you a couple of years ago. So I know exactly how you feel. I had graduated with a B.S. in Computer Science and had been working on OPT for almost a year. Then there came the lottery and I was not selected. All hopes were gone. I had been living in the U.S for eight years at that point and I would hate to abandon all I had established (friends, career, life quality, love for burritos) here and pack my ass back to China. I was frustrated with the lottery system. I hated that my future was going to be determined by a completely random draw of names. But then I realized, I still had options. I could still pursue an advanced degree; I still had another shot at the lottery next year; I might even meet a nice girl and be married soon. So after a couple of weeks of frustration, I started living again. I was living the following year like it was going to be my last year in this country. I applied to a graduate program in CS, continued working with my attorney to get ready for another lottery, and I started running. I trained pretty hard for a couple of half and full marathons, and did well in those races. I distracted myself from the self-pity and the fear of losing everything because well, I’ve done my best. I lost almost 30 pounds after all the running I did. Then came next March, I was accepted into the graduate program. In April, I was selected in the H1B lottery. In September, I met a nice girl who is now my wife. Keep your head up and start living your life. Before you know it good things might have already happened.
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For people who didn't get lottery of H-1B
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This week's weather is not good in NYC!
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Everyday is raining...
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I am going to Florida in 2 weeks!!
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heyyyy
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I wanna go to Florida