In this section Roald is going to Repton which is a private school and he has to wear a uniform. Roald doesn't want to wear a uniform because he thinks he looks stupid. His mom told him that every kid in the school is going to look just like him That made Roald feel better about how he looked.
In this section the popular seniors called the boazers, got to beat up juniors when ever the wanted. Williamson was a senior that was different from every other senior because he doesn't pause in between every hit. After the boys got hit the older boys would have to examine the damage.
In this section, the headmaster whips Roald and he can't get over it. Even 35 years later whenever Roald sits on a hard bench or chair for a long period of time he begins to feel his heart beating along the old lines that the cane made on his bottom some 50 times.
In this section Roald's teacher doesn't teach him math when he is supposed to. Instead the do crossword puzzles. The only time he ever taught math was when he said he would give a candy bar to the kid that could answer, how thick would the tissue be if he folded it 50 times.
In this section a 17 year old boy named Carlton made Roald clean up his study because he was one of Carlton's fags. If you didn't clean it up good enough you would have to do an unpleasant task. For Roald he had to sit on a cold toilet and make it warm for Wilberforce.
In this section Roald is thinking about where he wants to go after he is done with school. He wants to go somewhere wonderful like China or Africa. Roald decided to join a exploring society were he would explore unique places. He was going to go to Egypt but he didn't want to, so he went to East Africa. He was very happy that he got to go there.