"I don't know if I can keep coming to school, if the bullying isn't stopped."
"Oh yeah, big guy? Is that how you want to play it? Just go truant because you don't like how we're handling this?"
"I just mean-"
"We know what you mean, friendo. If truancy is what you want, truancy is what you get!"
"What? No, wait-"
"No more waiting! You want out, so out you go. Don't try to push back now! Out! Out! Out!"
"Should have thought of that before you decided to play truant in 40 degree weather! Don't worry though, we'll call the authorities to come get you soon enough!"
Some kids you just can't reach. So you get what we had here this morning, which is the way he wants it; well, he gets it. I don’t like it any more than you do.