one rainy day years ago and still wants to now his older

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Mr. Postlewaite said, “I was in my seventies when I went to Barty Castle one rainy day years ago, and I still want to go back. Now, I’m older—I’m ninety-seven.” The students listened in awe, realizing that Mr. Postlewaite’s age and experiences added even more depth to his character and the magical journey they were all part of. mr postlewaite said he had been school inspector for 50 years and he gave Jody a trick haircut though he was only teasing her