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Which of the following quotations does NOT accurately represent the way Helen Burns is treated by her teachers?
"Burns, you are standing on the side of your shoe; turn your toes out immediately."
"Nothing can correct you of your slatternly habits: carry the rod away."
"You dirty, disagreeable girl! you have never cleaned your nails this morning!"
"Burns, I insist on your holding your head up; I will not have you before me in that attitude."
"Every little difficulty was solved instantly when it reached Burns: her memory seemed to have retained the substance of the whole lesson, and she was ready with answers on every point."