[Tea with Alice] Tom Houghton – Public SchoolBoyCast

Tom Houghton – Public SchoolBoyCast

14/08/2019 by Alice Fraser

Web player: http://podplayer.net/?id=78467484
Episode: http://s3-ap-southeast-2.amazonaws.com/alicepodcast/245_tom_houghton_-_public_schoolboycast.mp3

The Honourable Tom Houghton talks about living up to a high achieving father, the pathologies of British boarding school culture and a bunch of other fun stuff.

Find Tom online on twitter at HonourableTom
Alice is on twitter @aliterative
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Listen Date: 2019-10-24

Notes:

  • The most interesting thing in this episode was right up front, when Alice said that a good aunt or uncle would be someone who a child running away from home would run to.
  • I don’t know if I’ve yet achieved that status with any of my nephews or nieces. I doubt it. But now that the definition is there, I know what to work towards.
  • And, hardly any of my uncles or aunts meet that criterion. Though a great-aunt might have.
  • I really cannot share Alice’s fascination for / fondness of babies. So it goes.

 

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