Alice and the lost laptop.


Things are sent to try us. One of my current students Alice put her laptop on top of her car with the hard disc backup in the laptop bag, and, you guessed it, she drove off. No laptop, no photos of recent work gone zippo. Yet after a few days, back she comes with shiny new mac and another set of piccies. Its not how you fall, its how you get up again that matters…

Ballerina by Alice Matthews


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