Helen Killer


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Further to yesterday’s post about the schools collection from  Duchas – stories handwritten by schoolchildren in Ireland in the 1930s…

Anon writes:

The image above might bring some people back to their Irish childhood education. I found it while looking through some of my old primary school copybooks. The closing line is the real killer…

Yesterday: How We Wrote

Helen Keller?

6 thoughts on “Helen Killer

  1. Andyourpointiswhatexactly?

    Ask me anything about Helen Keller. I did a project on her when I was a kid.
    ANYTHING, so long as the answer is: “Yes, she was both blind AND deaf”.

    1. rotide

      How did she get up and down the ladder to the attic to hide from the nazis if she was blind and deaf?

  2. kellma

    “She became a teacher and died”. The “died” bit is a metaphorical reference to going into politics…

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