Victor's Failure In The Story 'Seventh Grade' By Soto

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In the story “Seventh Grade,” Victor, the main character, learned that he should not deceive people to acquire through his embarrassing moments. This occurred when the protagonist stated, “La me vave me con le grandma” (Soto). Even though Victor tried to impress Teresa by sounding Frenchy, his teacher’s reaction made he realized that his attempt to impress Teresa was a total failure when he noticed his teacher’s expression. Consequently, Victor felt extremely bitter and quietly swallowed his humble pie. Another example of this occurrence when the author noted on section twenty-four, “Teresa,” Victor (responded) instantly (to the teacher). Some of the girls giggled (in a low tone). Since Victor responded the teacher with “Teresa” instantly,

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