Skittles is ALWAYS being sent to the school nurse. I mean, it is at least a weekly experience.
Recently, she was hit on the head with a pétanque ball. She brought it up as we were walking to the Metro after school in an "Oh, by the way . . ." manner.
But the kid had a goose egg on her head the size of a . . . well, the size of a pétanque ball.
She was sent to the school nurse who, as usual, said "It's nothing," and sent her back to class.
Today, she was inventorying her various injuries.
"See this?" she said, pointing to her skinned knee. "When I got this, I was sent to the school nurse."
"How did that go?" I asked.
"Oh, she looked at it and said, 'What's YOUR name? Seems everyone else has been to see me, but I don't think I've ever met you.'"
Waiting... - *In October on Manezh Square, outside of the Kremlin* It's the final countdown until the Olympics... Here's a link to an article that was in the "Russia ...
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