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... wedding. What a tragedy this man lived through. Never his own master, though born an emperor. Always forced to behave different than he wanted. Prisoner of the Republic, of the Japanese, the Russians, the communists, his child killed, he died in the sixties during the cultural revolution.
Thank God that terrible episode of misfortune in China is behind us. Now I see happy faces, and old grandfathers and grandmothers guided by their family from ...
... city. We did however try the famous Hot Pot. Every table receives a big pot with a broth of your choice. Then you go to the fridges and pick out what you want to eat, bring it to your table and boil it. There are the normal things like vegetables and chicken but at the same time you can also have some brain if you feel like it. It goes without saying that we passed on that one and choose the safer options.
After our ...
... I also began to wonder if I would even be able to find my way back to the hotel. I decided to just go back to the original restaurant. When I got there it was even busier and I didn’t see the woman who waited on me the other day. I just wasn’t up for the struggle of trying to order food. I passed by and walked into a convenience store next door where I bought a Snickers bar. I munched on that as I walked back to my hotel feeling once again defeated by the ...
... I barely recognized myself. I questioned if I was crazy.
The guy then trimmed my hair. He grabbed some gel and spike my hair. I did not like the spike, but I understood what he was going for.
I could not believe my new look. So odd to look at myself in the mirror.
Then I took the cab back with Natasha to school.
I brought some sandwiches at the bakery next to west ...
... Name strongly needed!!, soon became the mascot of the evening, and is likely to become my new constant companion on this trip, whilst Felix stays at home and helps against the homesickness at night.
Said unfortunate illness caught hold of me which caused me to stay instead of a room with two double beds on my own, in a room with two double beds and two girls, one from Manchester, one from Michigan. I do have an M problem :) Not sleeping on your own really helps the ...