Quick Hit: NOT Awesome

One of my students – a senior who has never really been engaged in our class – told me today that it’s a wonder anyone ever does anything.  After all, he explained, everyone’s going to die, anyway, right?  So, why bother?

Why, indeed.



Filed under dumbassery, failure, frustrations, I can't make this shit up..., I've got this kid...., really?!, Yikes!, You're kidding...right?

5 responses to “Quick Hit: NOT Awesome

  1. magicalmysticalteacher

    Well, Mrs. Chili, what’s the answer? 🙂

  2. Darci

    Ahhh, I have his brother in my 8th grade class. My response is “What if we don’t and you have missed out on so very much.”

  3. I do so the folks coming up behind me will have it a little easier in this tough old world. There’s plenty of time to sleep in Eternity.

    Dr. B

  4. LOL! It makes sense in a way!

  5. That is a great sign of youth and the apathy that comes with youth — for him, and ZERO passion for making the most out of every opportunity; I mean, if we did not do these things life would be as he says. I prefer to have friends, like you — Chilli. No wonder he said little in class.

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