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I can't believe this is out last day here in Ghana some days I feel like I have been here for years over days I feel like I have only just stepped of the plane . So for our last day here I took advantage of an early night yesterday and woke up wide awake at 6.00am I didn't really want to be awake that early however I got up put on my bikini for the last time and headed out towards the beach I stopped to say good morning to mike the bar man we spoke about how much I ...
... there had already left were flying through my head. Luckily my contact with Unite For Sight was there when I finally emerged, along with four other volunteers who had flown in that day as well. He drove us all back to the hotel in Accra (where I'd flown in, the capital city of Ghana) and I collapsed immediately unto the bed incredibly exhausted from the long travel time with relatively little sleep but simultaneously excited for what was to come.
... mistake but our problem!
Today is Independence Day, a public
holiday and we are expecting the beach to get very busy. Instead we
had thunder and lightning and torrential rain. We got one inch of
rain in the first 10 minutes which meant we had small logs and shoes
floating past the door but we did get cool. It ended up being wet
most of the day . At its worst we were 6 inches deep in water.
... to the States, 3. go back to the hotel and wait until my regularly scheduled flight the next night.
I have no desire to spend that much time in an airport, and it made no sense to fly to England and get a hotel there (much more expensive than the hotel here), and I could not justify spending that much money just to get home one day sooner, so I went back to the Airport West Hotel ...
... views of the surrounding area. In Kasoa, where we live, everything is dry and bushy. It is pretty much a desert.
The reason we are spending the weekend here is because two of the sisters are professing their final vows. On Friday night, we will have a vigil and on Saturday the celebration and the actual ceremony will take place. A lot of people are headed here to come celebrate. I think there will be a total of 500 people! It will be a huge celebration, I cannot ...