Snapshots of academic life

By Eric Crampton 29/03/2015 1


A friend with a young daughter emails the following transcript:

(The daughter – almost age 4): “Mummy, quickly, I’m giving birth!”
 …. 5 dolls immediately arrive.
 “Ok, here they are. Now I’m going to a conference – can you look after them please?”

 


One Response to “Snapshots of academic life”

  • Oh dear- that’s probably not too far off the mark for some.

    I managed to throw mine off the scent the last time, by going to China to talk about black-bears rather than elephants or tigers.