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... translator for the local acrobatic company
when they travelled overseas. He gave me two tickets for the latest performance
which was that evening. A few months ago he had personally taken me to see them
and it was an amazing show. This time he could not go and so offered me two
tickets. I was happy to accept them, although I didn’t know who I would go
Initially I asked a Chinese friend but she couldn’t ...
... br> and totally incongruous, considering that a few hundred yards down the road is
the old and historical Meeting House.
Mao would be turning in his mausoleum.
There is one thing when the president comes, I might get a
chance to see the motorcade even if the rest of the population don’t because
the road which he will travel down is just across the river from where I live
and I will get a good view from my thirteenth floor balcony. If I don’t miss
... is one. It’s all done and dusted in under an hour and a half. The wedding was at twelve so I guess many of the guests came in their lunch break.
Anyway, my contribution was to get them to make a verbal commitment to one another because this is what they wanted; well to be precise what Catherine wanted. Here are the words I put together:
We are gathered here together to witness the marriage of Ivan and Catherine.
... I make a plan for children who cannot even remember a couple of colours. She had passed on some books which she had purchased and the parents had paid for, saying she wanted me to use these. They were however totally unsuitable for such young students who knew no English at all.
So now I am completely baffled but actually this is an experience I am used to here in China, especially my experience with Chinese woman, they are ...
... as long as the kindergarten owner has good relations with them, all will be well. In China, the only way to be successful is to have good relations with the police and city leaders.
I first visited this kindergarten about three weeks ago with Andrew, the guy from Singapore who is now finding me work; I guess we could call him an agent. Three weeks ago the building was just a shell; with no flooring, no walls painted and a lot of work to ...