1. Everyone: "I'm from just outside of Boston."
  2. Almost everyone: "Oh my goodness, did you know Hayes from Deerfield or Cecilia from St. Paul's?"
  3. Brochure: "You will have lots of classes outside on the quad."
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    This in fact will only happen once during your time at college, partially because it is only warm for the first 3 weeks and last 3 weeks of school.
  4. Upperclassmen to younger classmen: "It is really cool if you can figure out how to spend the night in a tent at L.L. Bean."
    This probably mostly applies to students from Bowdoin, Colby, and Bates. Tip: this supposedly works if you bake cookies for the L.L. Bean staff.