Travel Blogs from Treasure Beach
... how to jump rope (and it really only took an hour…). Then I watched as he taught Nhyenne saying, “That’s it! Good girl! I love how hard you’re trying!”
He says: My child, I know you have been disappointed, like that time the boys just would NOT stop talking so you could dismiss them. I know you have been sad, like that time that little boy died, just too soon before you found him another home. I know you have been ...
... me I look pretty, when I feel a mess. And there’s dirt on the seat of my pants.
For telling me “Don’t worry Miss”
For holding my hand, and waving hello, and quick embraces and knock-over hugs, and kisses.
And being my supporters. My cheerleaders. My protectors. My teachers. My nurses. My grandmas and grandpas and aunts and uncles. My babies. My friends.
At sea today and this means, stretch , lectures and a lot of doing nothing. We managed to do that very well. After stretch and then breakfast we went to another lecture by Colonel Bauer about the presidents, REGAN, BUSH, CLINTON, OBANA AND L.B.J. I was only able to listen to the first half hour as I had an appointment for an back and neck massage, Much needed by ...
... didn't persist with any more.
Dirty day today which is essentially
all the volunteers getting together to build a poor blind man a house
somewhere in the middle of nowhere. The day started with a 2 hour
wait for everyone at a petrol station in Gutter. After 40 minutes of
collecting rocks from a hill we give up as the two people meant to be
arriving with equipment and cement never arrived ...
... lifestyle. When we stopped in Junction on the way home.
School had just gotten out so there were a lot of high school kids in their
uniforms hanging out. Everyone was just standing around talking and laughing...
but also staring at us 18 Americans stuffed in a van. When we made it home a
couple of us took the dogs on a short run. We ran up a hill and turned the
corner and wow, a beautiful ocean view just before sunset with some background
reggae music ...