It's official . . .
And I also started learning my first form.
I'm far more excited than I probably have any right to be, given how weak I still am and how much I screwed up in class today, but I'll get stronger and better.
The instructors started showing disappointment and speaking sharply to me today, but even that doesn't bother me very much. It means I'm not just a guest anymore: I'm their student now.