The debate tournament was fascinating. Very different from what I usually do for fun on weekends. Usually when I try new things, it’s along the lines of, “What uncomfortable place can we sleep in this time?”
But this was different and it was cool AND I got to sleep in a regular bed! I can see why people become teachers – there’s a lot of pride and joy that comes from watching kids develop a skill and try things that they might fail at, but at least they’re trying.
When I had some downtime, I drew this:
Which is pretty much how I felt the whole time. I’m just gonna be dramatic and say I’m pretty sure I’ve determined the course of a few of these kids’ lives.
Naw, I kid. But hey – I think I’ll do it again in a couple of months. Plus, there’s free food. That’s always a bonus.