A young girl walked up to the Youth Reference desk.
Girl: “I need books on George Washington and Thomas Jefferson.”
Me: “Sure thing, follow me.”
Girl: “I am really concerned about something and I need these books to help me.”
Me: “What’s on your mind?”
Girl: “Well, George Washington had a…
Not today, so much.
Sometimes I wonder about stereotypes but then I realise that on this day in 1941, Britain’s Air Force dropped 75,000 teabags over the occupied Netherlands with the message “Holland will arise. Keep your courage up.”
WE GAVE THEM TEA TO RESIST THE NAZIS.