A Sigh of Relief

  morddwyd 19:52 PM 17 Aug 11

I wondered what the sound of rushing air was that woke me this morning.

Later on I realised - it was a collective sigh of relief.

It was back to school in the local area today!

  wiz-king 19:57 PM 17 Aug 11

Not true - it was a sigh of exasperation - I hate the first week of school in September, all those mums who don't know the way to little Johnnies new school and clutter up the roads. Takes them a few weeks to sort themselves out.

  interzone55 20:14 PM 17 Aug 11

Not too bad where I live now, but last year I drove past seven schools on the four mile drive to work.

If I didn't hit the road before 8:15 the 15 minute drive could easily reach the hour mark.

Funny my 65 mile journey now takes 70 minutes tops

  tullie 20:34 PM 17 Aug 11

Must start back early where you are,its September in my area.

  Aitchbee 21:14 PM 17 Aug 11

The fast food outlets will be welcoming the return of the kids with 'open tills'...the seagulls also too!

  morddwyd 07:57 AM 18 Aug 11


Usually third week in August in Scotland.

They finish correspondingly earlier in June


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