And then I smile at her. And for the past two mornings, she has stared me straight in the eye and not so much as twitch a phony smile. It’s the oddest thing. I’ll try one more time tomorrow.
And, yes, even now, there’s no lack of crap. I know that this is a shocking revelation, but some of the so-called literature in many grade school literature books is crap squeezed between two covers.