The Hoover Dam – An Engineering Marvel in its time.
At a recent get-together over the summer, Don complained about his grandson.
“He’s bright enough, goodness knows. He’s good in mathematics, writes well and works at a part-time job, while handling his school work without difficulty. What’s not to like?” Don said.
“Still there’s something missing. He’s talking about a ‘Victory Year’. Apparently this is something high school students are doing. After four years of high school, rather than going out and meeting the adult world, they repeat Grade Twelve. Take a Victory lap. Strut their stuff. Who knows why?”