It’s funny how people – friends and family – may be going through the darkest tunnels and yet you can be so clueless to their struggle. It’s not funny. It’s horrible. It’s so sad because suddenly you feel like you’re trying to pull your friend out of this huge chasm but it’s harder when they’re…
“I’m so dumb!”
That’s what one of my students (let’s call her Sarah) seems to have picked up recently.
Wherever she discovered the phrase, I’m not worried because ‘dumb’ is neither an absolute, nor her truth.