Seeing them disappointed in me hurt the most. I am a hard-working, loyal, and overall like-able person. They had clearly given it much thought. It was always a big deal.
I could not stand his eyes when the teacher approached and informed my father that I needed to work hard at the subject. I had the proud win when I was appointed as the head girl of St.
One teacher made me consider that a few others were finding it hard to ignore my past — a reminder of who I used to be.
This moment was for me and for my parents. It was a personal accomplishment that meant more than just acceptance.