Dickens could have have described the horrors if Victorian England in a series of radical polemics. But he chose to encourage social reform in some of the finest novels ever written. 629 more words
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I was fortunate to attend a seminar on child friendly policing initiatives, with other stakeholders working on the issue.
The seminar started with a theatrical performance.The group of young boys who performed a powerful play about caring for every child, were erstwhile juvenile delinquents who had been successfully rehabilitated. 632 more words
I could not exaggerate my enthusiasm for the story, characters and language of Great Expectations. The first fashioning of words I can muster – having been devastated time and again (poor Pip!) is that it should have been called: Great Disappointments. 417 more words