Showing posts from December, 2012

Vaccination, Swimming and Sledging in one day

  I have to make a confession. I'm not a very brave person.   I like my peace and quiet, I can live without challenges. Unfortunately for me today's life is full of challenges. We sometimes create them ourselves.   I remember vividly one of my first Science Lessons back in UK just when I started Secondary School. (Dear Miss D, I loved your science lessons and I miss them terribly. I keep asking my parents to bring me back to UK so I can attend your science lessons again) Anyway. Miss D brought a real heart and some real lungs (from a sheep, or goat) and we were going to do dissection.   I only watched this for a minute or so before everything went black and I fainted.   This is not a very cool thing to do in a new school, I can tell you that . The eye witnesses, like the whole class, were still teasing me about this nine months later. They only stopped because I moved away from the UK. Today was the day of my vaccination, and I suddenly thought of this first science lesso