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Old Papers [Feb. 9th, 2014|03:14 pm]
Tony Grist
Here's a letterhead for my great grandfather's millinery business- which doesn't exist anymore.  And here's a letter from my father to my grandfather thanking him for his advice in the setting up of his engineering business- which doesn't exist anymore.

And here- collected together in a brown envelope- are my sister's school reports. Oh dear, Jenny, I get the impression you weren't trying very hard...

Old papers- so important, so absorbing, so worrying in their time- and they no longer matter in the least. The creditors have shut up shop, the money has been spent, the issues have gone cold and the world has moved on.
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[User Picture]From: poliphilo
2014-02-09 06:00 pm (UTC)
I particularly liked the teacher who said she couldn't make out whether you were an eager pupil or just playing her along....
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