School number 10 but I have been puzzled by the number of times I have
been introduced to people who have assumed me to be his father.
This week the mystery was solved when yet another person did it. In
the course of the dinner conversation she referred to me as his father
and we examined the reason closely. It seems that when some introduces
us they say "This is Michael and this is Bob" but they are not hearing
Bob as my name - instead they are hearing "baba" which is Chinese for
In my next post I shall tell you all about my day teaching
demonstration lessons at two other schools.