As any of you that have worked on long-term projects know, it’s after you’ve turned in said project that you suddenly see all kinds of mistakes. For me, that moment came when I flipped through the bound copies of my thesis. All of a sudden, I saw awkward wordings, grammatical mistakes in the footnotes (and I was so proud of my 43 footnotes!) and, the mother of all mistakes:
I just spotted this last one, and, I have to say, I’m deeply embarrassed by it. I also wonder if my teachers either didn’t spot it , didn’t care, or just didn’t mention it to me..