By Meg Cabot
Top Ten purposes Samantha Madison is in Deep Trouble
10. Her massive sister is the most well-liked lady in school
9. Her little sister is a professional genius
8. She's in love along with her massive sister's boyfriend
7. She received stuck promoting star images in school
6. And now she's being pressured to take paintings sessions
5. She's simply stored the president of the United Statesfrom an assassination attempt
4. So the entire global thinks she is a hero
3. even if Sam understands she is much, faraway from being a hero
2. And now she's been appointed youngster ambassador to the UN
And the number-one cause Sam's existence is over?
1. The president's son simply may be in love with her
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But it turned out I needn’t have worried about how the rest of the class was going to feel as Susan Boone sang the praises of my drawing. Because when Susan Boone got to my drawing, she didn’t have a single nice thing to say about it. Instead, she peered at it, then stepped up to it and looked at it even more closely. Then she took a step back and went, “Well, Sam. ” I thought this was a pretty weird thing to say. But then, the whole thing had been pretty weird so far. Nice—except for the hair-stealing bird, which hadn’t been so nice—but weird.
Not so lovely, let me tell you. “And at five thirty,” Theresa went on, “when I come to pick you up, I will be going into the building to find you. ” Theresa really has the mom thing down. She has four kids of her own, all mostly grown, and three grandchildren, even though she’s only a year older than my mom. This is because, as she put it, her eldest son, Tito, is an idiot. It was because of Tito’s idiocy that you could not pull anything over on Theresa. She had seen it all before. When we finally got to the Susan Boone Art Studio, which was on the corner of R and Connecticut, right across from the Founding Church of Scientology, Theresa gave me a very dirty look.
Talk about harsh. Apparently it has not occurred to my mother that I can draw perfectly well without ever having had a lesson. Except for, you know, in school. Apparently my mother doesn’t realize that art lessons, far from providing me with an outlet for my creative energy, are just going to utterly stamp out any natural ability and individual style I might have had. How will I ever be able to stay true to my own vision, like van Gogh, with someone hovering over my shoulder, telling me what to do?