“Hi, are you J*****?” “Yes.” “I idolize you!!! I love your voice so much, you sound like a DJ.” “…Thank you.” My normal response would have been, “Yes, I know.” But the situation called for a less personal response.
Student: Why did you start work at 10am and you will go home later at midnight? Maria: Because I’m stupid. Student laughs. Maria: How about you? How many hours did you work today? Student: 15 hours. So I’m more stupid. I win. A Teacher who likes to work overtime and her competitive student ^_^
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