Not in the last couple months. I wracked my brain. I couldn't remember if I had subbed for her this school year. Of course, when a student asks me that, he's really just trying to place me. Where has he seen me before? That's when we start going through who his teachers are.
"I'm around all the time," I said. "I'm sure I covered one of your classes."
Another student piped up: "She doesn't remember you."
What was I supposed to remember?
"Remember that time that you passed out that assignment and told us how to complete it and then told us it was due at the end of the period?"
"Remember that time that you had us all pass up our work, and you told me to make sure my name was on my paper?"
"Remember that one time when you called roll and mispronounced that one girl's name?"
Oh, I get it.
"You're having a vague competition."
They confirmed. Clever.
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