The angst of these years follows us through life, and the conflicted feelings so many of us harbor about high school fuel the popularity of TV shows and movies like , to name just a few.
What is it about this time of life that makes it stand out from the rest of our years?
This task is difficult for many of us because the early wiring of the brain was guided by different needs.
For many people, the most vividly remembered and emotionally charged of those years are spent in high school.
And strong emotions equal strong memories; even the music from those years gets imprinted on our brain like nothing that comes later.