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Old 09-03-2017, 02:38 PM
 
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I was good at Maths and my maths teacher said he saw me becoming a maths teacher , I didn't.
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Old 09-03-2017, 02:57 PM
 
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Maths?

Well, alright then.
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Old 09-03-2017, 03:50 PM
 
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Maths. England perhaps? I seem to recall hearing that somewhere.


For me since I had a one track mind from grade school on, they pretty much figured I'd be a rocket scientist.
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Old Yesterday, 06:11 AM
 
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Maths?

Well, alright then.

Math vs. maths - Grammarist
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Old Yesterday, 06:12 AM
 
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Who knows.....they probably thought "lawyer" since I argued so much

I think back then I had my heart set on becoming a journalist for National Geographic. But I thought I would become a surgical nurse.

I became neither.
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Old Yesterday, 08:54 AM
 
Location: STL area
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I was a math and science wiz and I was really great with kids. Everyone assumed I'd be a pediatrician. I'm not, but relatively close anyway
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Old Yesterday, 10:56 AM
 
Location: Sioux Falls, SD area
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I don't know a single teacher who ever expressed their opinion on what I was going to do in adulthood.


My shop teacher absolutely knew I wasn't going to be a welder and there wasn't a science teacher that saw any future for me in that. Owning my own business and being in sales I really doubt shocked any former high school teacher. I never had a problem being in front of people, volunteering my opinion to class discussions, or putting my thoughts down on paper. Loved essay tests.
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Old Yesterday, 10:57 AM
 
Location: The Crocheted Cauldron
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No idea what any of them thought and don't care.
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Old Yesterday, 11:41 AM
 
Location: Washington DC
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A writer.
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Old Yesterday, 12:06 PM
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Location: Big Island of Hawaii
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They never said, but I think most of my female classmates wound up being Wives and Mothers, just what the nuns would have wanted...
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