dwj-digest (Diana Wynne Jones) V1 #929

Otter Perry ottertee at silverwinggraphics.com
Mon Dec 20 21:12:02 EST 2004


On Monday, December 20, 2004, at 04:08 PM, jstallcup at juno.com wrote:

> My parents had me work for my father starting when I was about 10 years
> old so that if nothing else, I could be an electrician.  Yep, until I 
> was
> 20, in my spare time, I went to Dad's construction sites and pulled 
> wire,
> made up plug and switch boxes, installed the actual plugs and switches
> when the time came, did finish work and helped out in various ways when
> my dad needed an extra pair of hands.

Oh, that's too wonderful.  I would _love_ to have learned a trade.


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