“There is neither happiness nor misery in the world; there is only the comparison of one state with another, nothing more. He who has felt the deepest grief is best able to experience supreme happiness.”—Alexandre Dumas - Count of Monte Cristo
On the one hand, two years in prison, compared to what many people get seems like a drop in the bucket. But two years is plenty long enough to have one’s life disrupted and long enough to make it a vivid experience you’d never forget. One guy went to prison for two years for armed robbery, and when he got out, he makes a post on an imageboard describing his experience.