When you were a kid, did you want to have the same job or a different job than your parents when you grew up?Never wanted to have the same job as either of my parents.
She was an RN
He was an auto mechanic and had his own gas station
I can't remember ever wanting to be anything but a teacher until I was in college, when I was so bored by the education course that I decided I wanted to be a copy writer for a magazine.
So I wound up as a teacher, then a teacher and a Catholic sister, and all the time, a poet.