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    10 minutes late
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    I hate being late so I usually am min 10 minutes early. Even to the lectures at uni that I go to every day so know exactly how long it takes me to get there, I will still be like 15-20 min early. So I'd always be early rather than late
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    (Original post by serah.exe)
    20 minutes early; better early than late
    Same here
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    Hate being stood around waiting. Feel like a donut. But I'd not rather be late. I'd rather be early. However I usually am late like it or not.
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    (Original post by Paracosm.)
    20 minutes early here.
    I would always have to go for 20 minutes early. In fact, I'd rather choose 50-55 minutes early instead of 5-10 minutes late.

    When I was doing university, the trains were only once per hour at my station, and on a weekday, the train would leave my station at xx:17, to get me to Leicester at xx:48. I'd then arrive at the university sometime between 5 past and 10 past the hour. Given that lectures and sessions start on the hour, I'd have to arrive 50 minutes early so as not to skip any of the classes etc.
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    (Original post by UWS)
    TSRians know a lot about finishing early :mmm:
    Don't project too hard, you might hurt yourself.
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    I'm 20 minutes early to everything anyway. Being late is incredibly annoying to someone who turns up on time.
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    ???

    Late to exams
    Late to job interviews
    Late to the train
    Late to the bus
    Late to the work
    Late to medical appointment


    Being "Late" almost equals "missed opportunity" or a "worsened situation"

    Would you rather miss your opportunities, or have them?
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    Well, I damn sure don't want to be 10minutes late to the bathroom each time.
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    (Original post by Nulliverse)
    It actually reminds me of an interesting story I read on reddit about a man who is late to everything and the reason to him being late is that he avoids death everytime he is late and some people catch onto this and he gets sent to do dangerous stuff haha.
    Exactly , like me !
    Right now i'm working on killing Two Martians !
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    (Original post by telepathicnine)
    ???
    Would you rather miss your opportunities, or have them?
    Have them !
    ???
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    (Original post by lavidastudent)
    20 minutes early with a good book in my bag.
    General Psychology Books?
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    20 minutes early.

    You'd inconvenience yourself far more by being late (e.g. you'd never be able to catch a flight or make it to a job interview on time) than you would by just waiting 20 minutes extra because you arrived early.
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    “I am always late on principle, my principle being that punctuality is the thief of time.”
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    Early. I hate walking in late and everyone stares
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    always 20 minutes early

    you find stuff to do to pass the time

    don't no one want to be late for something important

    you'll keep missing your flights
 
 
 
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