Super 8 Red Wing
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... forces you to have firsthand encounters with the world. The world the way it is, not the way you imagine it. Your body will collide with the earth and you will bear witness. In this way you will be compelled to grapple with the limitless kindness and bottomless cruelty of humankind – and perhaps realize that you yourself are capable of both. This will change you. Nothing will ever again be black-and-white.”- Mark Jenkins
Well in just a little over 24 hours the adventure begins. . . .our 21 hour journey from Minneapolis to Thailand. The trip starts at 3pm tomorrow with a 12 hour flight to Narita, Japan there we have a 2 hour layover before the 7 hour flight to Bangkok.
Time to get packing!
... cut out so I just squatted down and sat there, waiting... After two minutes, Joey sent me a text saying my dad wasn't home, he was at LA playing racquetball still. ****. How long can I wait in this cold box? And how much longer can Joey keep it a secret, I kept thinking. Then two minutes later, I heard the garage opening. I thought for sure my dad would see the huge, obvious box sitting on our front walkway! I was freaking out! He ...
... time to go to Amsterdam - the forecast is showing 59 degrees and rain :- / ehhh. I keep checking the forecast hoping that it will change but unfortunately it just gets worse. It went from a 40% chance of rain as of yesterday to an 80% chance of rain as of five minutes ago. I guess it's just preparation for the rainy season I am heading into in Uganda! I am toughing it out though - I am planning on going on a canal ride and walking around the city...I will just make ...
... writing those letters and saying those prayers for our sponsored children.
We chose to sponsor a little girl from La Realidad on this trip. Her name is Daniela and she is a year old. We are also checking into a little boy we met on the trip, and will probably be sponsoring him too. We had thought about sponsoring outside of El Salvador, but we love it so much there, we want to keep going ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking