Friday, September 26, 2008

"This is not your mark"

Sydney Morning Herald
27 September 2008

Column 8

[...] "Derry Thomas's tale of an enterprising student using images of Auckland to illustrate his India assignment sparked memories from the 1970s of my brother Geoffrey's high school project on the tundra," recalls Lori Face, of Wamberal. "Lacking in both time and material, but not audacity, he captioned a Borneo jungle scene replete with native Dayaks with 'This is not the tundra and these are not eskimos.' His teacher duly marked and returned said project with '10/10. This is not your mark."'