you'll return to the same horrible place you were last week just to look forward to friday when you get to clock out for the last time.
isn't your country big enough for a road trip? assuming you don't live in Switzerland I would reckon you and your girlfriend, or you and a few friends could make some real memories and gain some valuable life experience before full collapse comes.
idea: abuse social welfare for 6-8 months and take off in your car with only good intentions in mind. take some savings and surprise yourself at how far two thousand dollars will actually take you when you live a minimalist lifestyle on the road.