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Chocolate- “Vital, vital to every child”

choc kid According to Roald Dahl, children should learn history through chocolate.

” I don’t know why children at school, instead of learning 1066 william the 1st and all the rest of it, why don’t they learn 1932 Mars bar, 1934 Malteser, 1935 Aero…these are worth knowing, these dates…they’re vital, vital to every child…who cares about William the 1st?”

Don’t think I’ve ever agreed more with anyone, on anything.


“A little nonsense, now and then, is relished by the wisest men”

Roald Dahl- the master of mischief. Taught me words such as scrumptious, ghastly and bosom. Here’s to him.