And so, I’ve resigned.

When my colleagues knew, many were shocked, given how stable I was at work (or how I seem to be). Some said they expected it, since I was still young. Some said they were shocked, yet expected it. Whatever it is, I’ve come to realise a few things during my notice period and I’m here to share my thoughts.

Everyone is dying to leave this place

During the past few weeks, I get varied comments from people. The most common comment I heard was – you must be happy to get out of this place. Hearing this comment, made me very unhappy. It actually reflects how the person feels about this place.

There are some who said they are envious that I’m leaving. I asked – can’t you do the same? And then, they started rattling on things like they have too much work piled on …