Long thread - 10 years in The Netherlands. 

Precisely 10 years ago, 24th of June 2010, I was landing at Schiphol airport in The Netherlands with a friend, in what would be my first time living abroad.
Leaving my girlfriend back in Portugal, with a promise of a better life for us, carrying some small savings on my pocket, a very tiny appartment for both of us, and a job waiting for me, life seemed promising.

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Long thread - 10 years in The Netherlands. 

I felt that I could talk with any of my colleagues or superiors without being judged upon. A very different experience than what I had so far back in Portugal. Most important of all, everyone seemed relaxed and going home on time and still doing and delivering work on time.

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