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“I’m nervous, I’m nervous, I’m nervous”: A child’s reaction when Donald Trump walks into a classroom

Donald Trump
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A tremendous occasion.
  • Johnny Simon
By Johnny Simon

Deputy Photo Editor

Published This article is more than 2 years old.

Donald Trump likes standing in front of airplanes with his name on them, new buildings needing ribbon-cuttings, and rallies packed with political supporters. But a raucous first-grade classroom full of children who may or may not be comfortable? Not sure where that ranks.

During a visit Trump made to International Christian Academy in Las Vegas, it wasn’t so clear how the students felt about it either. One child could be heard shouting, “I’m nervous, I’m nervous,” as the candidate made his way through the classroom.

AP Photo/ Evan Vucci
How ya doing, kids?

“I told you his hair wasn’t orange,” another girl shouts to a classmate across the room.

The visit culminated with a student shyly handing a gift to Trump. In return she received one of the weirdest attempted kisses this campaign cycle.

Watch his visit here:

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