Teacher recalls letter sent to her class from Titanic survivor

Sunday marks the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the RMS Titanic, and along with the 3D remastering of the epic 1997 film staring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet, other testimonials of that day in history are coming forth — including one from educator Jeannette Nichols who recalls a letter one survivor sent to her fifth grade class in 1985, the Star News Online reports.

“I was in bed in the stateroom but not asleep because I remember what seemed like a bump and vibration ceased,” Marshall Drew, who was 8 years old at the time of the crash, wrote in his response letter to Nichols’ student correspondence…

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