Grace Browne

Born: 31st October 1932

St.Thomas, Barbados

Date of interview: 11th July 2006

Map showing where Grace Browne came from

And what was school like there, in Barbados in those days?

Yes, it was very good, very strict, yes, be in school in time, do your work, if not you get a smack, or misbehave you stand on the bench, or you stand in the corner yeah. And you couldn't be rude to the teachers. No, it was very, it was very strict. You used to get lashed in the palm of your hand [lashing noise] with a ruler, yes.