I do read a lot of classic literature, mostly 19th c. and a lot of the authors I enjoy I discovered out of high school on my own. Which is another reason that it bugs me so much. She says
she's read them all, but we never see her enjoying a book . We see her angst while listening to Linkin Park, but we never see her reading for enjoyment. She goes to a book store once and its to research
I disbelieve that any high school student would read (all of) Chaucer on their own, but that is just my own recollection of high school (we covered Chaucer in 11th grade). Also, what puipui
said down thread.