When was the last time you cried?

We hit up the JHB to find out what makes Brookes students get all emotional


In an attempt to connect on an emotional level with our readers, we took a visit to the John Henry Brookes building to find out the last time Brookes students turned on the waterworks.

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Name: Lily

Course: MA, Publishing

“When was the last time I cried? I think it was within the week. [long pause]

“…Yeah, I was watching a film and there were some family scenes and I started to miss home.”

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He’s never been the same since

Name: Jimmy,

Year: First Year

Course: Film and Music

“Four years ago – I watched Garden State.!

 

Name: Anna

Year: Fourth Year

Course: International Tourism Management

“Two weeks ago, mainly hormonal reasons.”

 

Name: Sian

Year: Fourth Year

Course: International Tourism Management

“Yeah, same.”

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Name: Corrine

Year: First Year

Course: Sport and Exercise Science

“Saturday actually, I was homesick.”

 

Name: Sophie

Year: First Year

Course: Sport and Exercise Science

“Yeah, I drunk cried.”

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Name: Harry

Year: First Year

Course: Sports Coaching

“Yeah three weeks ago, I got hit by a car.

“I was cycling on a rainy day behind a car and it swerved off and I hit it.”

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Big boys don’t cry

Name: Anthony

Year: First Year

Course: Accounting and Finance

“Don’t remember.”

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Cheeky

Name: Charlie

Year: Third Year

Course: Property

“I think the last time was when I was cooking onions.”

 

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Name: Barney

Year: Third Year

Course: Film and Media

“When Bruce Willis died at the end of The Sixth Sense.”