Thursday October 22, 2020

Mother Courage: The play's the thing

In which despair is their game, and they have only chaos to climb.

5th October, 2013
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In which despair is their game, and they have only chaos to climb

'In the playground you can not do running, not do jumping, not do skipping, not do hopping. You can only *walk*," says One indignantly, repeatedly, huffily, of her first foray into primary school.

And I wonder that, given the policy of non-play being enforced in the playground, that the school hasn't come up for another name for its open space by now.

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