The kid is 17 and has been stuck on another continent for 8 months. Imagine being away from your friends and family for that long.
It was a bit of a dick move by him to leave so urgently, but it's fully understandable. Shame it ended this way.
xD bait worked. Yes america sucks compared to most European countries, look at our president lol. Dumbasses vote for right wing who take away their own voters healthcare and goverment support that they need, and also disregard climate change. If the world ends in the next 100 years it will be America's fault