This guy is one of those a-holes who tries to make himself feel better by buttering up "extenuating circumstances" so it's the same thing that would apply without the circumstance but just sounds pret
He was nice, just not the best at teaching. Also he'd treat the students he liked better than those he didn't like.
hes a good guy just really conservative way of thinkng .. old fashionedd. needed to let people express themselves more and smile .. but nice guy.