Wednesday, October 18, 2006

Line of the Day

For those of you who don’t know, Kindra teaches special-needs kids in grades 6-8. She has to deal with this on a daily basis:

One of her students, a little Asian girl we’ll call “Kellie,” needs help using the pencil sharpener (it’s a hand-crank sharpener). Kellie asked one of the aides to sharpen her pencil for her, which the aide promptly did. Upon receiving her pencil back, Kellie held it up to eye-level, thought about it for a second and said:

“It’s okay... Maybe it’ll grow back.”


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