Freedom is going deeper
When I was fourteen, the school encouraged all the students to go on a field trip to Gower Peninsula in South Wales. There were occasionally school trips like this, such as the exchange visit to France. Normally, my family couldn’t (or perhaps wouldn’t) afford these field trips, but after a discussion, we decided I should go on this one. It was a geography field trip to learn about glaciation, for a physical geography project. You know, I love projects.
We travelled by bus and slept in an outdoorsy sort of cabin with a canteen and bunk beds. We…