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When they saw each other in the hall they would nod their head and say and say "Mr. Long" or "Mrs. Long." I thought that their real names were Mr. and Mrs. I don't think that is all the uncommon - I know kids who believe their teachers live at school. All of that creates an aura of teachers who are not real people. I think it makes teachers and learning scary and inaccessible. And there are many parent who would also believe that.