Re: Diesel Boots

Dear editor, We would like to thank you for publishing “Diesel Boots” a true story that happened at our school last year. This September our school closed (temporarily) due to air quality issues and all the students of St. George’s are dispersed to different schools in St. John’s and CBS. This has been very stressful…

Diesel Boots

My grade 5 class at St. George’s Elementary in Long Pond was getting ready to go home when Hiliary spotted Thomas’ new rubber boots. She wanted to know why he was wearing fishing boots when it was snowing. Thomas looked at the boots and said “These aren’t fishing boots. they’re diesel boots.” Hiliary asked what…

Diesel Boots

My grade 5 class at St. George’s Elementary in Long Pond was getting ready to go home when Hiliary spotted Thomas’ new rubber boots. She wanted to know why he was wearing fishing boots when it was snowing. Thomas looked at the boots and said “These aren’t fishing boots. they’re diesel boots.” Hiliary asked what…