Happy trio reading scheme

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1969 School Report.  Age 5After my first 6 months in the English school system, in 1969,   the school headmaster observed me to be:

confident

left-handed

quiet

producing interesting conversation

enjoying drawing

a slow reader

occassionally shedding tears

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3 bits of lovely banter on “Happy trio reading scheme”

  1. kevin writes:

    But we could always trust the old English education system to put a stop to all that, can’t we?

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  2. Madame Defarge writes:

    And with this dazzling insight, you were launched upon the world. I wonder how long it took them to decide these things about you.

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  3. kevin writes:

    All our exercise books had

    LANCASHIRE
    EDUCATION
    COMMITTEE

    printed on the front. Every one of which became defaced:

    LANCASHIRE
    gives
    EDUCATION
    to its
    COMMITTEE
    who are dim

    I’m told that libraries forty miles away did the same thing.

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