This is Water


Based off David Foster Wallace’s commencement speech, this video addresses the reality of life and the importance of choosing. Adults know all too well the monotony of life and how it is so easy to think that the world revolves around one’s self, but the secret is realizing the power of choice.


  • What does Wallace mean by our “natural default setting”?
  • What are some scenarios when this natural default setting arises in you? How can you act differently?