I occasionally reflect on how a geological training marked me. What habits or traits do I have now that I wouldn’t if I’d studied a different subject?
To start with the obvious, I have a beard. It grew when I was an undergraduate, amongst some of the great mountains of the world.
When you tie your shoelaces, do kneel on the ground? I don’t, I stand like a flamingo. It’s all Ireland’s fault.
Are you making the best use of your teeth? Do you hold things in it? Why not? It’s useful and makes you look like a commando.