The advice still stands

28 Apr

It was the kind of day made Adelaide think of the university lecturer who had written, on every one of the essays Adelaide handed her, generally lucid, but occasionally diffuse.

2 Responses to “The advice still stands”

  1. elsewhere May 3, 2006 at 7:11 am #

    My favourite comment was: ‘This is a borderline credit/distinction essay, but I’m going to give it a distinction because of its sophisticated tone.’ That just about sums me up, really. All tone, no content or argument.

  2. ThirdCat May 4, 2006 at 2:05 am #

    Yes, but it gets you over the line.

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