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... at the entrance’s gate. Without being over crowded, many people were already on site.
A meeting point and time was given by Sam and then we split up, each one of us going our own separate way.
And In less than half an hour, I was back to square one after having walked all around.
... here in such horrible conditions - such an innocent child in pain all day - nothing can be worse. But Ive done a lot of thinking tonight (during meditation mostly...good thing it was dark because I had tears streaming down my face the entire class) and maybe his purpose was to teach ME a lesson. Maybe he was here for me to learn about life and to put my soul down a new path. Who knows - all I know is that Im grateful to have been there for him ...
... our first "tourist destination" was a golf course, which we couldn't go in so we just stopped on the road outside for about two minutes and watched other people play golf. Hmm. Next was a movie studio but that was closed because of a strike. Hmmmm. Next was a small woodland. That was it. Just lots of trees. Next, believe it or not, was a hill. Just a hill with some mediocre views. Our day ...
... one which was the best I'd ever done. I'm sorely tempted as I write this to head to the end-point Munnar and give it a crack on an Enfield. I found a rental place and took them through my newly devised bike hire checklist:
1. Horn - pass
2. Brakes - pass
3. Helmet that provided some chance of surviving a spill - pass
4. Mirrors - fail, but after a short but emphatic conversation, pass
...And I was on my way. I headed ...
... in India. From the bus we often spot poinsettia trees, their red flowers looking as we see them at Christmas but the tree long and tall and spindly. Must be a lot of pruning on poinsettia farms.
The Vythiri Resort, an isolated eco resort, everything its website promised. We were ferried for over 25 minutes of teeth-rattling road interspersed with bits of paving up into the hills of ...