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... br> -----Well, if you judged quality of life by money - meaning you were probably an unhappy person, the type of person governments and corporations easily manipulated - then America was better.
-----But, if you judged life by how many beautiful smiles you saw each day ... then Sminja may've been the best place on Earth.
My only complaint about Sminja was that it seemed to be the only place in Tunisia with no donkeys.
-----Actually, it ...
Easter Monday and sporting a fine chocolate egg courtesy of P&O we arrive in LaGoulette Tunisia which has been slotted into our itinerary due to the unrest within Egypt. Having spent two days in Israel and traveling within close proximity of the Gaza Strip and also the border of Syria with a leaflet warning us of possible unrest and phone numbers of embassies, another warning upon entering Athens of ...
... did try to sell but they were nothing like as persistent as we remember from our last visit. I bought a little metal pot to put incense sticks in for my Chinese shrine. We went to Carthage and had a very good typical Tunisian lunch in a hotel next to the remains of the Roman aqueduct and water tanks. Then to a village called Sidi bou Said which is a pretty little place built on a hill overlooking the Gulf of Tunis with whitewashed houses and blue ...
... frightened by the same questions. But, I was willing to risk almost anything, if it meant I got to touch a girl from the waist up. Of course, it would've been easier to see my girlfriend if I had a cell-phone. But, I got five extra "sneaky points" for not using technology.
-----One night, she appeared at her door.
-----A moment later, I was inside her courtyard. I felt safe. I felt excited.
-----She led me to a dark room. ...
... and her wrists.
-----Hatem's family, and Semia's family and friends, traveled the thirty miles to Tunis. We went to a courthouse designed for weddings, watched the couple sign their marriage papers, and took lots of photos.
-----Semia went to her new home. Her family and friends returned to Sminja. That night, certain members of Semia's family cried.
-----Our Semia was married!
wishing the best for Semia and Hatem,
Justin Dreedy Breen