my brain hurts! stupid gre smells like cheese. i have been memorising things and doing vocab drills for days and days and i'm bored! plus prodding relentlessly at the weak points in my knowledge is disheartening.
i think i'm getting somewhere with my study though, slowly, slowly. my maths is improving more rapidly (which is good, cos it started at the Very Bad level). i realised it's eight years since i last did any mathematics - probably why i'm a bit rusty. i've been getting good tutoring. last night i went round to bethan's house, which has a glaciologist, a landscape gardener and a two year old living there. they all helped enthusiastically: