A diffused light entered the room through a small window high on the wall. This is ten years ago now, but my fourteen year old son had developed a habit of stealing when he wanted something and I had noticed some of my DVDs going missing, two or three at a time. Whatever his school captain had in store for him, Baxter was certain he would live through it. Alternatively, the teacher might simply ask a more proficient student, who already knows and likes the struggling student, if he or she could help. EnerGEE September 25, No climbing up the slide when other kids are trying to use it as designed is a matter of courtesy. A moral high-ground was being constructed.
His arse was quite literally on the line.
The smoking schoolboy
He did not like to be confronted. A teacher spanks a student. His clear blue eyes were dim. Typically, protagonists find themselves occasionally having to break school rules for honourable reasons which the reader can identify with, and might get severely punished when caught - but usually they do not embark on a total rebellion against the school as a system. Upstairs in Study No 2. Illustration by Francis S. He held his breath, shut his teeth, screwed his eyes tight and waited for the first stinging swipe.