3517. She is supposed to teach you math and science, and if you don’t learn those things then she is to blame for it. If you flunk it is because Mrs. Hagner is the opposite of a teacher.
3518. But there is a reason that she hates you, and singles you out for special punishments and abuse, and I can bet you have no idea what the reason is. She hates you because you are Italian, that is the reason.
3519. “But I’m not Italian,” I said.