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I had my very first staff meeting on Monday. Eventful, even for a staff meeting, as it wasn’t 10 minutes into it that the fire alarm went off.
In the next few minutes, we the teachers very grudgingly left to go outside in the balmy January weather.
Grudgingly, of course, because it was raining outside. Call it the brazenness of youth or the folly of immaturity, I own neither a coat nor an umbrella. Like the good person I am, I shared.
The umbrella, not the coat.
As I left, the teachers around me grumbled anything from cheery dissatisfaction to or grizzled cynicism.
“If there’s one place I’d want to be in case of a fire, it’s outside in the rain.” Continue Reading »