English at My Place

A lesson in misunderstanding

Tulips

“Look at those Tulips,” said Helen, glancing over to the sideboard.

“Yes, they are very pretty,” l remarked.

Everyone looked over to the items of our attention.

“When I brought them in from the garden this morning they were very fresh and still closed. How quickly they open compared to the cultivated ones…

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Sylvia Wohlfarth

An Irish-Nigerian soul living in Ireland after 40 years in Germany. A social anthropologist, English teacher, and more. With stories to share; and an opinion…