I have always been better at communicating through writing but as many of you know the tone of the written word is IMPORTANT.
I wrote something like a threatening letter saying that I liked him so much and he was going to be my boyfriend--whether he liked it or not. I put it in his desk--in the early 90s the desks were open on the side that faces you and apparently it fell out--and/or she saw me put it there and was nosy and read it.
She contacts my mom--who doesn't speak English--and brings in my cousin to translate...
My crush is there...my mom, sister, cousin--(and in my family that is enough to guarantee everyone in my family knows my business).
It was very humiliating and infuriating--I knew I could not trust my mother--and my teacher. My crush not only didn't like me but now I am the weird girl that he avoids.