“There’s a parcel for you in the office,” my email read today. This is not the first time, not by a long shot. I know they know what is inside. The ladies in the office all laugh whenever I go in to pick up a package. “More books?” they ask.
The ladies in the office all laugh whenever I go in to pick up a package. “More books?” they ask.
“Always,” I answer. For awhile it turns out they really did not understand.
One day I explained that the books arriving are always for my classroom. “Oh,” one said, “we thought you read a lot.”
“I do,” I explained, “I read almost every book I buy.”
When I walked away I am sure they laughed. Some people just do not understand my love for books. My students get it! Look what Mrs. E., a parent of one of last year’s students just gave me:
the perfect t-shirt for book crazy me!