Shanxi Yingze Hotel
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... Oh you're a beautiful girl, you're the most beautiful girl in the world" and blahblahblah. I'm not gonna say he was fondling the poor thing, but it might has well have been. I wanted to barf all over the leather interior of the new BMW.
"Howard she's terrified," I said as the baby started crying, and then he gave the baby back. He thought it was due to his unshaved face and I rolled my eyes, got out of the car and ran onto the train. Glad it was all over.
... the time I was done, there was a bus waiting in front of me, ready to take me back. Nice timing, bus. I snoozed all the way back to Taiyuan.
My hosts told me to take bus 805 to get to their house, but none of the drivers would let me. One finally took me to another stop, where I had to take 831 all the way to the end.
Amy's husband, Howard met me at the stop.
I said hi, when I noticed him looking for me, and told him I was ...
... ourselves somewhere to park for the night.
It was an old mud and brick village called Dayu. There were still some houses occupied but a lot were empty and in ruins. We found out later that as the elders died and the young people moved away, the town was slowly dying. No different to little places elsewhere, I suppose.
We were quite a novelty, ...
... I needed it most, I leaned on Ben for support, and I actually fell in love with teaching. The one thing I didn't think I would ever, really be passionate about... boy was I wrong.
It's funny really, how time and patience go hand in hand. The realization that giving up on a situation might really mean you're giving up on yourself. You're not giving yourself the chance to see if you can make it out the other side. Giving up ...
... the weather, we slowly walked passed every stall, stopping for things we were interested in and of course to take pictures with locals. The mild form of celebrity based on my skin color is something I don't think I will ever get used to. It was a much needed, fun night out!
Ben met up with us after his late part-time class and we all finished up at the night market and headed to this fancy bar. Foreigners got their ...