153 - Honesty...
Me: How did practicing go this week?
Student: Really good!
Me: Great! What did you practice?
Student: This. *bangs hands on piano repeatedly*
Me: ...oook...so how did practicing the stuff I assigned you go?
Student: Really, really awful.
I have been teaching music across the Twin Cities since 2011. Along with seeing students grow as musicians and people, one of the joys of teaching is the ridiculous things my students say.