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Christmas was really nice. I knew when I left home in March that I would be away for Christmas, at the time I thought I'd be in the blazing heat and sunshine of southern Thailand. We put up a Christmas tree and decorations on the weekend before Christmas, and put presents under the tree. The day before Christmas Eve we went to a Christmas party being held in a bar, run by a small, private English school. It came complete with a ...
... fairly painless experience but totally cringe at the same time. Then we had to record a video message for the other au pairs in other parts of China to be played at their Christmas party, but not content with a group one, we had to film individual videos according to nationality! So the 4 of us English au pairs had to film one, the Germans filmed one and the Hungarian and Italian got lumped together. It was really weird.
... by the window or aisle, shouting across the whole train as they figure it out. A couple of times people have come to me and asked where their seat is (?!) or thought that I am sitting in their seat even though I'm clearly not!! And I show them my ticket and point to the character by the seat that says "window/aisle" (it's in Chinese and English) and they mumble "hao de, hao de" (ok, fine) and sit where they're supposed to be sitting. I wonder if this is the first time people ...
... have toured the "government run" pearl store, jade store and now silk. The total per person cost of our trip was about equal to the round trip airfare from JFK to Beijing. That left almost an equal cost for hotels, entry fees, guide service, meals and in-country flights and transit. Who paid for it all?! Our guess is that it must be heavily subsidized by the government. Everyone on our tour bought things at some or all of these government stores. ...
One Day More.
This is what we woke up singing and continued singing on the bus to school.
Knowing that we were doing no work today, we were excited to spend one last day with our students.
The first part of the morning was spent with a draw to give away all the resources that we have used over the last 3 weeks.
Then our classes joined together to watch "The Emperor's New Groove" which they thoroughly enjoyed.
After lunch, ...