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Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Amnesty …

I sometimes don’t understand the goal or reasoning of some parents in the determined effort to burden their own child with thee most unique, original, inventive, odd, whimsical, quirky, eccentric or tongue twister fanciful name.

When taking the roll in class: “Is Amnesty here?”

I have to wonder if it’s just a case of the usual “it sounded pretty” choice or a family celebrating the change in legal residency status that saddled this little girl.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

i once had a kid in class named nemesis...i'm sure the parents were clueless.

i'm a sub from new york city and your blog's title reminds me of how most teachers view subs.