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... as in times of old.
The kids were able to go out into the surrounding neighborhoods to order food, shop, and speak with the locals. This valuable real life experience gave them the opportunity to use their Chinese speaking abilities in the best environment suited to practice a language. They eagerly took advantage of the situation and I was proud to see them practice their Chinese!
... didn't have them. I called Karmen and asked her if Mike could get them to me if Christie brought them to the airport. So I bothered Karmen, Mike, and Christie. I love it when people are thinking of me, but that's a little ridiculous! Not to mention John, who went into "take care of the elderly" mode. If I had been him, I think I would have called off the trip right then! But he didn't, Christie made the second trip to the airport, Mike got me my ...
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... mile stretch of the river on at a leisurely pace. Ryan, being the designated driver takes it steady but the baton is passed on to Kristin who outperforms both Karen and I, even stopping to 'bong' a beer like she's drinking a cup of tea. Sad to say goodbye to Ryan and family, we leave Tulsa for my relatives in Cedar Rapids although after the week Karen and I both feel as though we are close to needing some AA meetings! Next Stop: Cedar Rapids, ...
We all arrived at the airport between 4:30 and 5 am to check-in. Traveling internationally our bags have to be under 50 pounds. Most of us were at about 49.5 lbs.
We are excited to go to China and start our adventure in Beijing. We have a long flight a head of us. We fly less than two hours to Chicago, 4 hour layover (didn't happen), and a 13 + hour flight to Beijing.
We will update you all as soon as we can.