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... of this world and just how big it is.
There is so much life out there in this world.
There's so much beauty just waiting for you to go find it. Seek adventure, my favorite water bottle reads (Thanks to Christina's amazing craftsmanship). And that has truly been a pull of my heart this semester. Seek adventure, Live boldly, Be free.
Oh, and did I mention I got a bunch of needles stuck in my back and foot to get rid ...
... right arm to sit down at the kitchen counter with my mother and share tea and some good conversation. There are night where all I want to do is watch Doctor Who in the basement with my little sister. What I wouldn't give to be back home for Thanksgiving with my family?
But I am not there, and I am not supposed to be here. For another 3 weeks, I have the blessed opportunity to learn here, ...
... aren't meant to be conversations with strangers; some comments, or incidents, or humiliations are best left to a simple laugh and a quick about-turn. There are times to be offended, but most times are not meant to be taken personally, especially in another culture. If I took all to heart here, I would spend the days tucked safely in my bed with a month's worth of ramen. But alas, what kind of adventure would that be?
... grumbled Bilbo, as he splashed along behind the others in a very muddy track. It was after tea-time; it was pouring with rain, and had been all day; his hood was dripping into his eyes, his cloak was full of water; the pony was tired and stumbled on stones; the others were too grumpy. "And I'm sure the rain has got into the dry clothes and into the food-bags," thought Bilbo. "Bother burgling and everything to do with it! I wish ...
... Subsequently Sunday morning for the flight to Korea we left an hour earlier than planned and ended up waiting for check-in to open for over 2 hours!
I have included a video file in this entry of our performance of La Fiesta in Xiamen accompanied by some photos from the tour - many of which you will have seen in the blog.