Find Oneself Meaning

(literally) To discover oneself to be in a particular place.

Example:   He backpacked around Europe to find himself in his early twenties.
  As you enter the cafe, you find yourself wondering why they decided to paint the entire room blue.
  When news of his wife's murder spread around the media, he found himself in front of a press conference explaining his actions.
  How do you find yourself this morning?
  I got drunk and woke to find myself in the neighbour's garden the next morning.