Song Joong Ki: Teacher sends heartfelt letter that relives star's school days

'I thought you were going to fulfill your dream to be a news anchor, so I was surprised to see you on TV'.

Actor Song Joong-Ki is one of the top ranked celebrities who boast of their impressive educational background. Reportedly, the 30-year-old has been an outstanding student back in school days, with top grades both in sports and studies. He was among the favorite lot of teachers and was liked by all.

Talking about Joong-Ki's education, one of his teachers stated: "He was a superb student whose grades ranked in the top 10 of the entire school. If he wanted to, he could've easily gone to the best university in Korea."

Adding on, the teacher gave some more insights into the school days of the Hallyu star. Meanwhile a letter from one of his homeroom teachers during the senior year surfaced online. News portal Soompi states that the note, titled "To My Pupil Song Joong Ki," seems to have been written in the year 2010 and ' reflects on what kind of student Song Joong Ki was and his hopes for his career.'

The letter reads: "Dear Joong Ki, I am writing this letter because seeing you on TV these days makes me think of your student days when you were working hard to realize your dreams."

"It was a joy to meet you as your homeroom teacher during your senior year," the teacher affirms. "I was grateful for the placard you wrote for me on Teachers' Day, "The best teacher since the founding of the country."

The letter continues: "I thought you were going to fulfill your dream to be a news anchor, so I was surprised to see you on TV. I didn't think you would establish yourself so quickly."

"Try everything you want to do, but make sure to care for your health and be humble. " The note also asserts that a person should always keep his moral value intact, no matter which field they are in.

In the end, the teacher signs off with a heartwarming request, "My wife told my kid about you and said that if I could get an autograph from you then my kid would live diligently. If you see this letter, please send a few autographs."

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