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03:18:2006 Entry: "Stan : 'My 17 Years as an Unauthorized Jew' (The Good, section 2: Early Mental Meltdown part 1: Grass Hopper Wing)"

'My 17 Years as an Unauthorized Jew' (The Good, section 2: Early Mental Meltdown part 1: Grass Hopper Wing)

I deeply admired my second grade teacher and Iím not sure why I ended up connecting so much with her, but usually this sort of thing is called a "crush". She and her husband would baby-sit me for my parents and I remember one of our activities was watching insects. We would look for ants to see what kinds of things they would carry back to their nests like grass hopper wings.

I became very interested in nature and insects, which caused my parents to wonder if I might grow up to become a scientist.

In the middle of that school year my teacher was offered a position in California and moved away. The loss was devastating for me, and both the school system and my parents were unable to get me back on the academic track.

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Aww... that's sad. First episode of depression, maybe? Caused by grief? That sucks.

Posted by Dawn @ 03:18:2006:10:48 PM CST

By Stan @ 05:35 PM CST:03:18:06 ..::Link::..

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