One who is literally the worst at carrying out the duties and role of a hall senior in student university accommodation.
"Frank is the worst hall senior ever," said Charlottle. Everyone solemnly agreed.
When one's life is so despairingly bad. The expression “vale of tears” goes back to pious sentiments that consider life on earth to be a series of sorrows to be left behind when we go on to a better world in Heaven. It conjures up an image of a suffering traveler laboring through a valley (“vale” ) of troubles and sorrow. “Veil of tears” is poetic sounding, but it’s a mistake.
"Frank's life is such a vale of tears" said Charlottle. Everyone solemnly agreed.