“It was strange,” Xander mused, “when my teacher announced ‘Dress Like a Nerd Day’ everyone turned around and looked at me.”
We roll our eyes a bit at the shenanigans of Red Ribbon Week around here, but Xander takes nerdiness quite seriously. Freshly shined and showered he donned his carefully planned outfit, cinched up his belt and begged my help in slicking his hair into a neat middle part.
Inspired by his brilliance, Gabe and Mary donned their own silly, buttoned-down outfits, but somehow, despite her best mismatched efforts Mary couldn’t pull off the nerdy vibe.
Hey, we all have our talents.