irina at valdyas.org
Tue Feb 18 05:29:13 EST 2003
On Tuesday 18 February 2003 03:52, Devra at aol.com wrote:
> Trease wrote several other historicals. One was about a young Greek
> boy named Alexis who wrote a play, and got it produced by having his
> uncle pretend he was the author.
Oh! Did he write the one about the Olympic Games as well?
> In my youth, she said, cackling happily, I read Sue Barton. 7 or 8
> books, following her from student to head nurse.
Oh yes, me too. I actually wanted to be a nurse for a while.
(And Malory Towers. There was a strict division in my peer-group between
girls who liked Malory Towers and girls who liked <the other
boarding-school series by Enid Blyton>. You were allowed to *read* the
other thing, but never to *approve* of it.)
Vesta veran, terna puran, farenin. http://www.valdyas.org/irina
Beghinnen can ick, volherden will' ick, volbringhen sal ick.
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