Imperial Garden Jinyue Hotel
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... got a punch! Anyone who knows me knows that I hate violence and if I had been in an English or even French speaking country i would have humiliated the woman verbally but in this instance I wanted her to know what it felt like to be hit by someone her own size!! I must admit that the fact that she was wearing something uniform-like didn't even register until afterwards. Guess my motherly instincts kicked in before my logical brain had chance. Yes ...
... scarf I brought for her.
I then went to the lounge. There were Adam, Cameron, and Anthony there. Jesse entered. Afterward, I walked out and ran into Mohini. We hugged and I gave her scarf I brought for her.
For dinner, I ate with Rae, Stephanie, and Karena. At the place we went outside of east gate, a lot of people from our program were there too.
Following eating, we got milk tea and a waffle treat.
Day 5 (October 31st, Halloween) (Thursday)
After checking out of the hotel, we stayed in the lobby until it was time to leave. As we were waiting, Brady, Ian, and I shopped at the scarf store across from our hotel. I brought a couple of scarves for Olivia and Mohini as gifts.
We then walked toward the bus. I was in the front part of the pack and we almost went the wrong way until the the back ...
... but we made it. We unfortunately could not devour Wilson the Third because Phoenix forgot his knife. We did not, however, starve.
Back in Taiyuan, we went back to our first lunch place in Shanxi for our last meal together. We toasted with the last of our tea to a great success.
We got there with about four hours before our train was to leave for Beijing. Over lunch, I joked that we should ...
... but in liquid form. I actually enjoy it a lot, and I've tried three different flavors-- plain, coconut, and strawberry. They're all good and will do until I can get back to the States for a huge glass of skim.
We also decided to buy some rain boots for tomorrow, as it's supposed to rain again. I discovered with mild chagrin that my feet are too big for women's shoes here. They go up ...