Katherine: It must be tremendously interesting to be a schoolmaster, to watch boys grow up and help them along; to see their characters develop and what they become when they leave school and the world gets hold of them. I don't see how you could ever get old in a world that's always young. Chipping 'Mr. Chips': I thought I heard you saying it was a pity But you're wrong. I have.
Goodbye Mr. Chips
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Goodbye, Mr. Chips; To You, Mr. And then such was his respect for English law and its implacable impartiality he told himself, as he shuffled out of the court: Well, I suppose it must have been something pretty serious, or they wouldn't have come down on him so hard. He had asked for permission to see Menvers during the trial but it had not been granted; in lieu of that, he intended to offer what help he could to Mrs. Menvers, and with this object planned to intercept her as she left the court. It had not occurred to him that some scores of journalists would have the same idea, plus a greater knack in carrying it out.
Good-bye, Mr. Chips - Chapter X Summary & Analysis
There is not another book, with the possible exception of Dickens's "A Christmas Carol, that has quite the same hold on readers' affections. James Hilton wrote "Goodbye, Mr. Chips in loving memory of his schoolmaster father and in tribute to his profession. Over the years it has won an enduring place in world literature and made untold millions of people smile--with a catch in the throat. While attending the Leys School in Cambridge, he published several stories in the school magazine.
Everything you need to understand or teach Goodbye, Mr. Chips by James Hilton. Chips," by James Hilton, tells the story of Mr.