Every time, I'm asked "where are you going?" I keep my answers at the minimum. The conversations always turn into interrogative mode.
What are you going to study?
Masters in International Development Studies.
What did you study?
Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering.
Why are switching your stream. What will happen to Mechanical Engineering then?
It's not about switching. Every thing would help at the end of the day, I begin to explain.
After listening to me for 5 minutes on how we can't end up learning in Silos, they come up with questions like, Still Mechanical Engineering and Development Studies doesn't match.
I feel like saying, "Sorry, I'm betraying Mechanical Engineering by studying a humanities course.
Eventually, people around me are trying to find logic and sequence in my actions and decisions. Least I'm bothered to follow logic and sequence in life, as I do not feel natural to think through those logics and sequences.