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Terms and Conditions: Life in Girls' Boarding Schools, 1939-1979

 Bubble Carew-Pole said to me, “Do let’s run away. I’ve got a hired Daimler coming. With a chauffeur.”

Far from the literary world of Angela Brazil, where jolly hockey sticks and midnight feasts were the hallmark of a girls’ boarding school, this book tells the true story by those who have lived it.

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Mo-laughing matter

So this guy was talking about his trip to the dentist….

The 45 minutes he spent with the hygienist and the 15 minutes with the dentist and the £95 bill and the buying of the new toothbrush and accessories… 572 more words

Current Affairs

Thursday 20 October 2016 - ACL container ship “Atlantic Sea” gets a Royal Christening at Liverpool.

For the first time in over 50 years a ship received a Royal Christening on the River Mersey today when the latest ACL container ship, … 755 more words


Happy 14 Days to Shahrukh's Birthday! Countdown Day 3!

I’ve down my 16 favorite videos, and my 15 favorite fanvideos.  How about 14 favorite photos?  That seems reasonable, right?  It’s just now hitting me that I have committed to coming up with a new thing to countdown every day.   244 more words


Hats From the Past

 to 45 years ago this weekend and some wonderful green hats worn by Queen Elizabeth and Princess Anne during a tour of Turkey.

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Great Britain

North Carolina-Orange County-August 20

North Carolina People, Places, and Things-August 20

I am the dad to five adult children. As they were growing up I attempted to remind them they were special and to implore them to learn something new. 260 more words

North Carolina

Novi 17th in USA TODAY Top 25 volleyball rankings

Here are the teams in the USA TODAY Sports/American Volleyball Coaches Association Preseason Super 25 for girls volleyball.

1. Mater Dei (Santa Ana, Calif.)

Players to watch: Shannon Scully, OH, 2017 – Utah; Siena Secrist, OH, 2018 – USC; Kelsey Campeau, L, 2018 – UCLA; Brielle Mullally, S, 2019. 1,254 more words