Cell Phone Weighs Down Backpack of Self-Discovery: Dalton Conley

Aug. 30 (Bloomberg) -- When I was 18, I did what many middle-class American college students have done ever since air travel became broadly accessible: I backpacked through Europe on a rail pass. Much cheap wine was consumed. Many beautiful European women were chased (unsuccessfully). Many hard-earned savings were spent at discotheques.

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