I finally got the DREAM job at Readak Educational Services .... Overseas Representative.
What a place!
I taught at The American International School of Vienna. It was one of a number of AIS schools scattered around the world ... a partnership of the US and the UN. The student population was 50% American and 50% multinational ... all spoke English.
Every day I would take this old double decker bus called the 35A. It was a great bus. I'll never forget it ... in fact I wrote a song about it. Here are a couple of verses ...
Gets to the end and goes the other way
Comes back down
Never gets to town
Never leaves the ground
The 35As comin back around this way.
It's got two floors so you can choose
Sit on the first and you smell the booze
Sit on the second you sing the blues
If the kids don't get you the old folks do
The 35As comin back around this way ...
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