There are times of war and peace in each man's life. For medical students the weekends mean peacetime. This is when we de-stress, take a break from the monotone and literally switch off.
Fridays are actually the best days because you know that the weekend is coming. The vibe sets in. The mind knows what's coming up and you shift towards the lethargic phase making Friday the least productive day.
Come Saturday Morning there is a brief despair owing to the morning class after which the real weekend begins.
Saturday afternoons are often spent watching movies or groups of friends meeting after a week as they might have been posted in different departments. Anecdotes and incidents of significance are often exchanged ( i.e. Gossip)
Once the sun sets people embark on their own personal interests ranging from simple things like having an ice cream or going to the gym to reading a novel or updating a blog.
The night is meant for a lot of talking and maybe some television. Some take the time off to meet their special ones and spend some ' quality ' time. Nevertheless Saturday nights are definitely memorable in one way or the other.
A handful of people witness Sunday morning. One simply wakes up in the afternoon and has a good Sunday lunch. Sports enthusiasts often engage in watching their idols in action on a Sunday afternoon as most matches are scheduled then for obvious reasons.
Religious requirements are met in the evenings and after a hearty dinner the biggest worry sets in.
Sleep is disturbed and there is a constant urge to not face what is coming.
Coz once Monday comes, we are at war