Shanxi Grand Hotel
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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 ...
... more polite and thoughtful) just in case she needed to know there could be a better life than this.
This guy was so arrogant and he also had a brain tumor, seriously, which may or may not have affected his judgment.
After some extremely awkward conversation, Amy suggested we go for a walk along the river to see the lights. There was a giant illuminated dragon floating on the water for no apparent reason, but it was cool anyway.
... 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.
... It makes me think, if I would of acted purely on emotion, we probably would have been back home right now!!!
Looking back I have never been more proud of myself for seeing something through. Those cheesy inspirational quotes are right: "If 'Plan A' doesn't work, there are 25 more letters in the alphabet. Stay cool!"
12 weeks and 5 days later, I am filled with joy knowing I stuck to it. I asked for help and ...
... of your control. It isn't the situation, but your attitude about the situation that makes all the difference! This is what our journey has taught us time and time again. I found myself asking why? Then, as I began to understand, my question turned to Why not? We, as individuals and as a couple needed to be consistently challenged in this way. Habitually, it is very easy for us to fall back into a negative spiral, but as of late ...