We can all remember the days when getting out of doing something was as simple as saying your parents wouldn't let you.
A young girl named Olivia didn't feel like participating in gym class, so she asked her mother to write a note to excuse her.
Her mother, Sam, wrote the note, but it's clear she would rather her daughter build some character by braving her petty inconveniences.
She admitted to the teacher Olivia is just lazy and probably needs to be pushed harder.
Here's the full letter, which has been shared over 3,000 times on Facebook: