Yes! This is what I keep saying. And honestly, I can’t wait. She tried music-brilliant. Sport. Brilliant. Academics. Brilliant.
I’m waiting. I know it will come.
I was like you in school- graduated with only one B (6?) and it was in, ironically, SWIMMING lol. Got to university and failed a class my second year and the sky didn’t fall. It was such a relief. I had been “the perfect child” in an alcoholic household. I knew if I ever let up on that everything would fall apart.
Such ridiculous expectations to have of oneself. More than we would ever expect out of others.