Shhh…Don’t Tell My Employer

I work as an assistant for kids with special needs. Yes, I think I am better than you. I am doing something positive with my life. I am giving back to the community. Helping young children learn. Sacrificing my time for the greater good. Creating a better world. People should be thanking me. Telling me I am awesome. Giving me things like gold and diamond rings.


I don’t actually think like that. Some people do. If I were to be honest, I would quit today. Never see the kids again. I don’t hate kids or anything like that. I just find them exhausting to deal with. At the end of each day my brain is physically buzzing from the overload of stimulation.


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