I wanted to be a political science professor but I hated doing the research.
I wanted to be a political science professor and I hated doing the research and I found a new career that allowed me to do what I loved the most–helping people learn new things.
Do you see the subtle difference between the “but” and the two “ands”?
But is an ending. A reason why you can’t do the first thing. It’s finished. I wanted to do this but I can’t do it so it’s over.
And gives more possibilities.
When you’re confronted with something negative