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Everything is going to be all right

I was back at the Law Faculty in Leuven‬ the other day. Hadn’t seen the grand old lady in 20 years. I entered, no longer feeling the usual rebellious discomfort, and sat down in one of the lecture rooms. And then I saw me in the crowd, my younger version, and I went up to him, me, and spoke “Not to worry, everything’s going be all right, relax now.” He looked at me and seemed pleased to hear these words. I wish someone had told me, 20 years ago …