I don’t remember which roommate it was. One of my college roommates was nervous about a test.
I don’t remember which other roommate it was. Some one of them thought of a way to boost his confidence.
We gathered around to send him out the door and may even have given him a priesthood blessing. We then told him to look up at our second-story window when he was walking through the parking lot on the way to the testing center.
When he turned to look up, we held up speakers blasting the Star Wars Imperial March and all of us crowded to the window and cheered as loud as we could. He straightened up and marched off looking like a world-beater. We kept it up for as long as he could hear. We loved doing it.
When he came back he was bubbling. He had gone through the test like a flame.
After that, we did it with everybody who had a tough test coming up. (more…)