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While we were waiting with them for the car, one of the students asked why I didn't have any babies. I said I have no interest in that and besides, I'm too old to have them now anyway.
Howard to the rescue! He just HAD to pipe in and say "NO! YOU ARE NOT! YOU COULD HAVE AS MANY BABIES AS YOU WANT!"
Well... that wasn't my point, and I'm not interested in that anyway, so... what the *#&(*$# are you talking about you ...
On Friday night I caught the overnight train to Taiyuan. The city bus stops running at 9 p.m., so I went downtown at 9:30 and bought a bean salad and some beer at the night market nearby. I tried to just enjoy the scene and immerse myself in the sights, sounds and smells, but it wasn't happening.
I got my audiobook out and spaced out until it was time to go. Birdsong was on there, depressing stuff.
The waiting room was oddly warm and I ...
... t think they had seen a campervan before. As word got around more and more people came to see us and look inside our vans. One young man spoke really good English and said he wanted to be a school teacher. He showed us some of the abandoned parts of the town including some cliffs that had been hollowed out. We were also invited to look into one of the enclosed yards.
Just like that our time in Taiyuan is coming to an end. Wednesday morning we jet off to Hong Kong to Celebrate the Chinese New Year! (Year of the Goat--My Birth Year!)
We arrived November 22, almost three months has passed since we got here, and it has been one crazy ride. When we first arrived we definitely had culture shock. I cried almost everyday for a week, I looked up flights almost every day for that week, ...
... not been the case.
We have gone through so much, that I feel like we can take anything on!
It is these defining, crucial moments in life where you realize, 'Hey, I'm changing and it's for the better!' What more could my spiritual self ask for? Without struggle you have complacency. Life is never easy, so why get your panties in a bunch when things don't go according to plan?
On that note, I have ...