Wednesday, September 06, 2006

Saving Knowledge


A school girl recognized
the shore signs and persuaded
her family away from the retreating sea,
all safely inland when the tsunami broke.
Some schools don’t seem to teach geography, or
other subjects that could point a girl to higher ground.

4 comments:

{Minion} said...

sounds like you have an axe to grind :)

ish said...

I see what you mean. But not intended really. As you might guess, I am not just thinking of physical hazards. People say it does not matter what you believe as long as you are sincere. Apply that to the tsunami!

{Minion} said...

:)

Pod said...

i laughed at that. it is so true in many ways, not just practicallly