"Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration. I myself prefer to laugh since there is less cleaning up to do afterwards." Kurt Vonnegut, author.
I was telling her that I like to laugh at my predicaments.
Also, turns out that the Junior High now has 20 minutes carved out of the day schedule, dedicated solely for silent reading. Everybody reads. Teachers, students, everybody just drops what they're doing and reads.
I can't imagine the High School doing that.
I guess we'll just have to... read on my own time. oh, the horror.