Someone Once Told Me

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2189“I was teaching English in South Korea in a city called Daejeon and one of my sixth grade classes, the advanced kids, we always used to have a little bit of banter.

One day we were trading insults back and forth. One of my students came up with this insult, meaning it looked cheap and fake. Ever since then, all sixth grade boys in the school I worked in would, you know, use that quote on me.”

You can learn more about Tom’s adventures in South Korea via his blog. Taken in Istanbul, Turkey on the SOTM World Tour.

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Tom @ Waegook Tom

"I miss my students and their sassy insults. Some of them became quick as a whip in the year I taught them. Of that, I am very, very proud."

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