lemuel55 (lemuel55) wrote,

сью таунсенд, 2001

Glenn has come home from school with a homework project about third world poverty. I took him to the library on the estate on a search for information. Unfortunately, it was closed due to "staff shortages". I rang my mother and she brought round some statistics she'd found on the internet. I was shocked to realise that me and my boys have been living in third world poverty for the past two years.

Glenn is relieved: he was planning to do his project on Bangladesh, but now, as he says, "All I have to do is go walkin' round the streets talkin' to people, Dad."

Звучит жалостно! но всё-таки это преувеличение насчет "нищеты Третьего мира": у мужичка есть автомобиль "Монтиго".

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