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... Everyone else’s eyeballs
still rolling around in the sockets
lazy, still contemplating wallpaper. And
The first one in dreams, the first one
intoxicated. All those pixels around you
still pretending to be people. What you
want is to write them all down. Hold
them each still until you paint the ...
... MRT to go home. Marianne helped me stop by a beauty shop for me to get some things for Sharon and I ended up buying a lot of stuff for her (lots of freebies were included!). The lady at the store probably thought I was dumb since I didn't know anything about any of the products or the differences between them. Luckily Marianne was there to help explain things to me in detail.
-- Ryan L.
... took part in some salsa'ing which was a great laugh - I think Alexandra and I did a pretty good job aswell! On our way back, we decided to get a snack so wandered over to a nearby KFC. As soon as I handed my little slip of paper over saying "I can't eat anything with nuts in, or anything that has been cooked in nut oil" - in Mandarin - we got turned away! No KFC for us! So we settled for old reliable Mr McDonald instead!
Wednesday was our last day, we had been told already ...
... chicken legs. One can always cook at one's own kitchen. We saw people bringing in their own lunch box to eat in the cafeteria. Free soup and I believe free rice (maybe).
Today is Chinese style Farmer's Market day in the facility. Every Thursday the facility will bring in vendors to showcase some food so seniors can sample and purchase at the facility. We sampled quite a bit.... :-)
A 7-11 on site, the boys found ...
... The other route there is through Shuili (水理) which is a 1.5 hour bus ride from Taichung (台中).
The first time I applied for a permit was for a group of 5 people (myself included). Our names didn't get drawn and I couldn't find another suitable date for everyone. The second time I applied for a permit was for myself and my 2010 Taiwan travel buddy (and Texan chick): Jimmie Collins. Our permit was approved and we made it to ...