A child's boots......
Added on: 22nd Jun 2013
Anyone who has ever dressed a child will love this one!
Did you hear about the teacher who was helping one of her primary
students put on his boots,
Even with her pulling, and him pushing, the little boots still didn't
want to go on.
Finally, when the second boot was on, she had worked up a sweat.
She almost cried when the little boy said, 'Teacher, they're on the
She looked, and sure enough, they were. It wasn't any easier pulling
the boots off than it was putting them on.
She managed to keep her cool as together they worked to get the boots
back on, this time on the right feet. he then announced, 'These aren't
She bit her tongue rather than get right in his face and scream,
'Why didn't you say so?' like she wanted to.
Once again she struggled to help him pull the ill-fitting boots off
his little feet.
No sooner had they got the boots off then he said, 'They're my
brother's boots. My Mum made me wear them.'
Now she didn't know if she should laugh or cry.
She mustered up the grace and courage she had left, to wrestle the
boots on his feet again. Helping him into his coat, she asked,
'Now, where are
He said, 'I stuffed them in the toes of my boots.'