Tuesday, November 27, 2007

“There were men with big beards asking where she was and saying they wanted to kill her."

English teachers abroad might often lead dull lives, but there's always the prospect of the unexpected happening.

It's a salutary lesson to keep your wits about you. "Ted" would have been safer, though you can't fault her pedagogy, objectively.

At least, being from Liverpool, imprisonment shouldn't be too much of a shock to the system.