I teach a slightly delinquent group of 15-year-olds that for some reason really like me and take joy in telling me all the naughty things they do and seeing the look of horror on my face. But this time, I couldn’t help but laugh.
My little nine-year-old Marina is looking very old lately. They grow up so fast!
Well, Courtney, life is complicated.
Marina didn’t want to do her homework assigned from the English academy. This was the result.
Marina again. So much sass and wit in a 9-year-old body.
Marina again. She’s had a birthday recently and is full of nine-year-old sassy wit.
Sometimes my youngest students get confused how I, a Californian, have ended up at their school in Barcelona. They also get confused about where California is. Geography is tricky.