“How about you? Tai”, Hai asked me.
Under my breath, “I feel tired today”, I replied, “Hope you guys have fun.” They looked at me suspiciously because they knew I like soccer, and I was in every match we had played. “Are you sure?” They asked.
“Yes,” I said while walking out of the class, “I have to go home now. See you later.” “Go home”. I said that but I really didn’t want to. Riding home in a divided mind, I was scared to go home.
That would be a great day if I didn’t have my chemistry’s test so bad. For many parents, their children’s bad grades are not acceptable, and mine is one of them. Back home, I walked up the stairs slightly on my heavy legs. I was very sad and worried, especially when meeting my mother, whom I said reliably last night: "I learned it all very carefully." She didn’t know when she went to my grandparents’ house, dad was still at work, I just sat at the table and played computer instead of sitting at the desk and study. There is no reason why I would tell her: "I did not learn at all yesterday". No, definitely not. Facing the door, I suddenly got an idea, “What if I tell her lie?” And that was my decision. My mother went out from the kitchen. Look at her, I mumbled, "Good afternoon mom." As guessing out something, my mother asked, "Is there anything?” I gave her the test and said, “My hand pains, so I didn’t focus and had not enough time to write"... My mother looked at me. I tried to avoid by looking to other direction. Suddenly, my mother sighs. "Go and take a bath." I nodded quietly and quickly went to the bathroom. I said to myself, "All right, so everything is finished." I thought such thing was over, but I was wrong. The next day, there was something different at my mom. She did not wash the dishes clean. She forgot what she was doing; even forgetting to turn off the lights, which she had always reminded. My...