Life is an extraordinary business. I am so often gob smacked at how hurt and help so often come from just the very direction we never would have expected.
I sat down to double mark a set of students’ essays this afternoon, and have bobbed up in a delightful place I was not looking for. I found myself looking through the perceptive eyes of a delightful and almost unknown companion. And there were audible clicks as parts of my recent experience fell into place.