74. First Day as a Tutor
Bethany decided that she would spend all the
earning money as a tutor. She put up
around elementary schools in her neighborhood. She was
lessons in Spanish, French, and Italian. Bethany grew
travelling the world, so she knew how to
a lot of languages. She would charge her
$25 per hour. Someone called Bethany. It was
girl asking for lessons in Italian.
to the girl's house on Saturday. The student
in a huge mansion! Bethany went inside the
and introduced herself. "I'm Megan," the girl said.
first started teaching her the basics, like how
introduce yourself and saying "thank you." Megan had
hard time pronouncing the words. Bethany repeated them
she could say them correctly.
Megan started to
upset and blamed Bethany for teaching her incorrectly.
was insulted. She had been speaking and writing
Italian since she was four years old. "Megan,
don't you take a short break and come
to this?" Bethany suggested. Hopefully that would calm
down. "Why don't you take a long break
get out of here?" Megan said. Bethany left
house, she didn't need to take insults from