Or, how they turn out, anyway.
I make a post with a slightly obscure joke, someone doesn't get it, and I have to explain it to them.
No fault on the reader, of course, but do I need to make them simpler? Do I just need to actually be funny?
Riding the bus home, I overheard two high school students talking, when suddenly one brings up that they "need" an "all-white community, no Indians, no Asians, no Mexicans (etc.)." The second student points out that there should be some exceptions, to which the first steadfastly denied.
After this, I got up and moved to a seat closer to the front of the bus. I should've spoken up, but...I really doubt it would've done anything. Some people are just too ignorant.
School starts back up this Monday. For those who don't know, I absolutely love my school. It's an open, charter school (look it up, they're wonderful), so that's why.
Now, when I joined it last year, they held a welcoming thing in the nearby church (because we don't have funds for a building that large enough), where new students could watch the teachers and returning students be absolutely crazy. I, being a complete social introvert, just sat in the little obscure corner near the piano
Updated 24th August 2012 at 07:14 PM by Mitsuru
My mom works at one of the local churches for its soup kitchen. She was preparing Friday's meal when a man showed up asking for help and food. She, of course, agreed to help him.
When she was getting food for him, he snuck off to where my mom kept her purse and stole $40 and a bottle of high-grade pain pills (my mom suffers from leukemia, so she often needs those pills to get through the day). Afterwards, he took the food my mom prepared for him and left.
I've been having some strange nightmares the past week.
First, I had a dream where I was a wizard in Hogwarts (Ravenclaw, just like I am in Pottermore). Slytherin decided to attack to obtain some sort of artifact that Hogwarts was guarding (sorry, Slytherin students). As everyone else was preoccupied trying to defend it, I sought to personally protect it. Unfortunately, the path leading to the chamber that kept the artifact was crowded with fighting students, so in my desperation,