Re: NANFA-- Crawdad

Edward Venn (
Mon, 28 Jan 2002 06:24:21 +0000


Was your nickname by any chance Zooey or Zooboy? We had a character like you
in 5th grade and he spent most of his year out in the hall. He used to have
the strangest menangerie of pets that I ever saw. Once he got into
highschool we started calling him Doc Petvet. He ended up entering the
University of Guelph's vet dep't and the last I saw of him he was on his way
to the Amazon. That was 25 yrs ago.

>I got into a big argument with my 5th grade teacher 40 years ago. because
>she didn't believe that they shed their skin. When a shell appeared in the
>tank holding the 2 specimens I had put in the classroom fishtank, she
>thought that one had eaten the other. I told her that one doubtless had
>escaped and the other shed its skin. I hated it when people thought they
>knew more about stuff like that than I did. I still do.
>I had a lot of problems in 5th grade.

Edward Venn,
SMG Holdings Co., Ltd.,
Deux Chateaux Blanc 2-303,
1356 Kobuchi, Kasukabe,
Saitama, Japan

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