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The next 3 days (Thursday, Friday, Saturday) were a National Holiday for China which means two things for us foreign teachers. 1) Everywhere would be ridiculously busy and 2) We would be teaching classes on Sunday. My school is surprisingly efficient for a Chinese school and told me the week before but some weren't told either way (we have been told on the day in the past whether we'd be teaching or not) so did there best to disappear (turn ...
... I am extremely lucky with my friends out here and I am very thankful to have them.
Have a splendid New Year and you will hear from me again in 2015.
... I wanted to do was travel more. I became a hermit for a couple days, turned my phone off, and stayed home alone watching movies. Eventually I started visiting with some of my friends. My friend Shawn and I bought some real mozzarella online - can’t buy real cheese in my city - and we made pizza in my toaster oven. It turned out pretty good for ‘Chinese’ pizza! My friend Zeng Bing called me one day and invited me to visit his hometown. I told you about ...
... find in my hometown, so to be able to have it here was pretty great. I ought to add, on that note, that we have had the wonderful vegetable kongxincai about 40 times on this trip. I love it so (the internet tells me its English name is "water spinach", something I've never heard of, but maybe) and, just like okra, it is nowhere to be found in Dalian. Alas!
Sorry, all these pictures in this entry were taken with the ****** camera on my ****** phone.
I went with May and her friends skiing inside a big warehouse about an hour from Changsha. I have never before seen so many terrible skiers in my life! At the end of the night though, most people got a lot better.
We went with a bunch of May's childhood friends and their families. We had dinner and played cards because we got there pretty early.