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... teams jerseys as a reminder of the good times and good people I met through football. I’ll miss them all and thank them for letting me play with their teams.
As I was leaving, I was out and about getting last minute gifts to the people I met along the way and for family and friends back home. But to that, I never expected the shower of gifts I’d receive from the people I met in China. Ranging from fans ...
... us and then make themselves understood in complex ways. From not knowing their name in some cases to being able to string accurate sentences together, there wasn’t a day that went by where we didn’t arrive home together, raving about what so-and-so had said that day. It would be possible to write an entry on each and every single one of them and what we loved about them, but that would be all together dull reading, and so I will content by saying that they ...
... of Chinese people from back in the day. We walked around the lovely garden and got up and personal to some of the biggest coy fish I’ve seen yet.
After, Jan took us to a Chinese restaurant and ordered a long overdue Chinese meal. All the food she picked was spot on. We had roasted duck, pig intestines, taro, and many other local delicacies I could hardly describe.
Next, we made way for the dragon boat race. We arrived about an hour early, but for good ...
... full and expectations met as we all wind down from the excitement.
The following day, on Saturday, I and all the foreign teachers were invited to a BBQ party hosted by one of my Chinese friend. There, on the 23rd floor of my friend’s apartment, we entered to our host’s estate and we came into a traditional Chinese decorated house. There were dark wood chairs and beautifully decorated tables, custom made crowning against ...
... though! Nearby were a few interesting things such as a wishing tree where apparently if couples wish under the tree together before they have to be apart, they will return to each other. Also a well which apparently has a buffalo pressed down in it, and if you try to use the well an earthquake will happen, so now it is boarded up.
I loved how small this district of Foshan was. It was so easy to get around, and you could even walk to most places. It was ...