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Today (Saturday) we're having a day off and spending it at the Speke Resort in Kampala. It's a very smart place on the shores of Lake Victoria and has a large swimming pool.
Juliet was about to apply her sun cream when we noticed that what she thought was sun cream was actually Spanish hairspray. She had been using it all day yesterday at Sanga and wondered why it had not been very effective!
... a big thyroid cyst which probably needs surgery. The doctors also saw a woman whose hand had been badly cut by her violent husband and a woman who had been serially raped and who was psychotic and suicidal. Pastor Geoffrey has arranged for her to have a mental health assessment on Tuesday. Amazingly the tram has treated over 300 people!! Joe did an interview with Juliet who talked about the work of CRMI and the vision for the future. People are very tired tonight! The sheer volume ...
... who clearly want to see what a white person's skin feels like! This afternoon Joe and I interviewed John Bunjo who is the Pastor of the Church here at Bombo and the founder of CRMI. He told us that he wanted the school to be of a very high quality. He has a vision to build a 2 storey dormitory block and hospital on the site. Altogether the team treated 230 people today, a record for this trip. Everyone is tired hot and happy! As I write this we're ...
... Matt and I tried out the Irish Coffees....v. good.
Marni and Brody were in good form today. There was an elderly couple sitting behind us waiting to be picked up by their driver who was stuck in the snow. Marni and Brody entertained them for most of our lunch. It was very cute and it definitely made the couples wait more enjoyable.
After our lazy lunch we walked back and the kids walked back along the wall again.
... all on leads and so highly socialised that there are no fights on the street nor on the mountain walks and never in the pubs! Ted had a funny experience today when he was in the urinal at a pub and he turned his head when the door opened and a dog had walked in. Later on, we watched the bar person pull a jug of water and fill a container for a dog lying under one of the tables. The English love their dogs, for sure.
We drove to Ulverston to see the tide that fills ...