I absolutely refuse to believe that a woman who learned the English language and is apparently smart enough to pass a drivers test and drive (although not well by the sounds of it) could be that dumb.
It has to be a joke.
"Before diagnosing yourself with depression or low self esteem, be sure that you are not, in fact, surrounded by A-holes." - William Gibson
"Just because I don't care, doesn't mean I don't understand." - Homer Simpson