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Sarcastic teacher challenges room; lone freshman rises to claim idiocy.

an idiot?” the teacher inquired with a bemused expression. The freshman, named Alex, took a deep breath, meeting the eyes of his curious classmates.

“Well, sir,” Alex began, “I believe intelligence isn’t about knowing everything, but about the willingness to learn and admit when we don’t. I may not have all the answers, but I’m here to learn and grow.”

The room fell silent as Alex’s words hung in the air. The teacher, initially expecting a sarcastic response, was pleasantly surprised by the sincerity in Alex’s reply. A ripple of applause echoed through the room, breaking the tension.

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