26 Mar '12, 12am

Not the most attractive gift for a Secretary of State

Not the most attractive gift for a Secretary of State

With Joy in P1, the wife and I had to attend a math seminar at her school for parents to learn how to teach their kids new math at home. This is one of the questions a Primary Three student may need to do. If you need help, I will provide the answer later. My own instinct was to answer, "This is a trick question. There are no flamingos at the Night Safari." Of course, that would net me a big fat zero at the math exam. When we got to the classroom for the seminar, my instincts took over and I wanted to sit behind, where I used to sit when I was in Primary and Secondary school. The back row is home to the inattentive and the class clown, where one could lob snide remarks to make the class laugh. The back row was my home ground. But my wife was of a different upbringing. Ever the conscientious student (read: mugger), she wanted to sit near the front. We opted to sit in the mi...

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