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Hostel Terror on 2017-09-13

In 1984 my parents sent me to RSA ahead of our emigration out of Zimbabwe, to a boarding school in the Eastern Transvaal. This would be the first year (1984) that English would be integrated into a current Afrikaans school... Grades 8 & 9. It was a agricultural orientated school set in the high moun...

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Date: 2017-09-18
Hi AugustaM: no, they lock the dorms at night, downstairs. There is no reason the teacher "on duty" would come upstairs. If it had been someone, surely they would have said something? In any case, I was too terrified to turn over and check lol! Weather? Calm, quiet and clear, too quiet infact 😨
Date: 2017-09-14
thanks Melda, yes beautiful but cold in winter lol. I never told anyone at school but not that I am aware of. I was only there for the year. 😆
Date: 2017-09-14
Hi Ann,
Thanks. The school is Hans Merensky in Tzaneen. I can't make up my mind on whether it was friendly or not. I know I felt threathened. I tell myself I should have just turned over and confronted, but something in my head told me not to move a muscle. I could only relax "literally" once I saw sunlight.