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Well we went in search of music in the rainforest and we were not disappointed, we have not been to bed before 2am for three days, thankfully the festival does not start up again until 2pm the following day, so we get to have a wee bit of sleep before we start it all over again.
Favourite bits from Paul; the workshops, these were short hour long slots where stringed, wind or other instrument players got together to show case how they played, the history of ...
Ok, it's 4 AM now after finishing our evening of the farewell party, and we just arrived back at the hotel -- 3 hours until we leave for the airport bound for Singapore, so we're kind of in a conundrum -- to sleep or not to sleep. Ahhh, we're on holiday, what's the difference now ?
Sorry for the additional blog posting, but I felt the need to share the latest, which seemed to evolve at the latter ...
We've done well in terms of injuries and illnesses -- stayed completely healthy, no troubles at all, and no injuries. Haley did get too close to one of the orangutans while doing work in that area. He grabbed a hold of her tank top shirt and bra strap in one quick grab, and wouldn't let go. She pulled back, but he wasn't going to let go, and part of her chest was exposed for a moment. A great majority of the time ...
Ok, it was hot last week -- we knew that going in, prepared for it, and made it through until the weekend of R&R. Now, it's really freakin' hot. Smokin' hot, disgusting hot, and we're melting. Worked hard today, first cleaning orangutan cages and feeding them, and Haley doing the same thing for the Sun Bears. Not too bad there, as we were in the covered areas. Afternoon was in the exposed sun & heat, moving large rusty steel grates ...
With our first of two weeks of volunteering now complete, we have earned a weekend of R&R. We work Monday-Friday at the Matang Wildlife Centre, and then the volunteers all make plans together for the weekend in Kuching. Haley & I have joined with 7 others for our own itinerary consisting of a night at Monkee Bar & Havana Club on Friday night, River Kayaking excursion Saturday, Karaoke Saturday night, and hiking in Bako National Park ...