close this book"For a long time you didn't believe that it was real" : living through World War II in Hamilton
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Values

"When I went to Diocesan for the first time I realised that we were different"

parents didn't have same priorities as other parents. Didn't want as much freedom as other children, found boys to be more straightforward than girls, thought other people pretended to be something they weren't. Her family brought up to show their real feelings. Boys at school closer to her than her relatives.