In the West, all work and no play makes John a dull boy. In the East, monotonous and sleepy chanting all day also makes John a dull boy–because he spends more time trying to fight off his sleepiness than learning lessons. What more if he is dressed up with what looks like a bed sheet or sleeping blanket? Everything seems to be working to put him to sleep.
However, the boy seems to be merely acting it, aware of the camera in front of him. Who knows, the boy is probably a smart scholar who has mastered the lesson and is now just whiling time away acting like a bored pupil ready to take a nap? After all, kids who know how to act well are smart, not dull.
To see it for yourself, watch the video and tell us what you think!