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... clothing. Kristen did it last time she was here and said it was so much fun. Her pictures turned out amazing. She is getting it done again...this time without braces! :) It will be a late night as the entire shoot takes about 7 hours I believe and we won't get back until 1:00 am. We are going with our new friends Chris and Jeremy! So it should be great ...
... the ginger beard!
I walked west to visit the People's Park, the entrance of the park was marked by a large statue of a soldier. Inside the park however was a different story, there were huge gatherings of people dancing and singing. This was a Friday afternoon and the place was a hive of activity. I have to admit I am impressed by the chinese sense of community. Everywhere I have been there are big public gatherings like this. Granted most of them have been weird chinese pop ...
... purchased some winter clothes for Tibet for both of them and stocked up on prepared meals for their 44 hour long train ride to Tibet.
When we think back of our time spent in Chengdu, Sichuan province, we will always remember the delicious and spicy delicacies. China might not be a military superpower. It’s not a superpower from geopolitical standpoint as it is preoccupied with domestic issues. Nevertheless, one thing is certain; it is an empire of food!
... but we didn't know how long it would take to arrive. So we went to stand at the bus stop and thought if it hadn't arrived in 5mins, we'd flag a taxi down.
3mins later, the bus came, we jumped on... had a little trouble with trying to explain where we wanted to go, but once sorted, money paid... we were on our way.
Luckily the traffic wasn't too bad so we got there within half an hour. Had to queue again at this stupid station, nerves a little tense now... I ...
... the time we're done with this. Together we can laugh off the issues; in fact, I have spent a significant part of the past few days full out laughing uncontrollably. I stopped being bummed about no internet; it will be here soon enough (although you won't read this till it is), although I'm glad I at least got to send an email telling everyone I'm okay; I was starting to feel bad about dropping off the face of the planet.