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Old 05-28-2016, 09:27 AM   #1
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The Walk Home From School

We have had numerous threads that discussed the "long walks home from school". I don't think any of us can compare to what these Chinese kids have to do today...OMG. You have to watch the video. I think I would have just dropped out.

Check out this article from USA TODAY:

15 Chinese children make deadly climb to school

15 Chinese children make deadly climb to school


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Wow, what happens if it snows?
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Wow, what happens if it snows?
How to you tell someone that it was uphill both ways in that situation...

I am guessing there is a main road, but a lot further around.
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We saw this and showed it to our kids. And asked how they would feel if their half mile walk to school was a half mile straight up a cliff instead of mostly flat or gently sloped terrain. Silence.
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