Happy Burns’ Day! Today is the birthday of our celebrated Scottish poet, Robert Burns.
Last night, we had a lovely Burns’ Supper at school.
We are excited for our Scotch Broth. Tartan Ninja raising her eyebrow at me.
Something I was looking forward to: Toast to the Lassies. This is an opportunity for the boys to say lovely things about us, humorous things. I have never laughed so much in my life.
They projected cleverly photoshopped images onto the wall: our faces onto various politicians’ faces, TV characters, or film characters; when they came to speak about me, they made a parody of my blog. Much to the delight of the people in the room, projected onto the wall for all to see, including the Heads of School. A few people believed this to be a genuine post. Oh dear:
In addition, they said that:
her cautionary tale has become so ubiquitous with modern technology that an internet service provider recently adopted her name.
And now the teachers think I am an internet addict. . .
In more positive news, photos from the NYO Winter Course have now been released! I’m not sure how to share them on here, other than saving and downloading each file, which frankly I can’t find time to do. They’ll pop up some day on some website. . . I’ll leave it for now. (Unless anyone would really like to see them?)