The story of one man's inspiring and colourful journey to education in adulthood. Lack of opportunity is the common reason people give for their inability to attain their potential. This story invites the reader to take the colourful route of gaining an education in adulthood. In doing so we satisfy restless curiosity and obtain peace of mind. The author's story provides clues as to what might be obtained if good advice is followed with fortitude and tenacity. Worthwhile careers are only attained by hard work - what have we to lose?
Of necessity, Peter Cliff began work at fourteen and became financially independent. Restless in spirit, he chose to improve his education by attending night school. As his skills increased, so did the complexity of the work until eventually, having overcome huge obstacles he became a dentist and a farmer.