Education in the new millennium
eight year old and homework
all more interesting … and much better fun.
“Now!” Grumbling plus presented threat
ameliorated by bribery –
War avoided – for today
mission accomplished and some minutes of quiet.
“ Um sweetheart …..
this doesn’t seem to have been done properly.”
Pause for intake of breath and
possible outbreak of war after all.
“ It doesn’t matter Mum
they’ll say it’s very good,
everyone’s is – all the time.