Xiashang Yiting Express Hotel Xiamen Hujing
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... have been overflowing with beautiful adventure. Difficult days, and lonely moments, but those only serve to make me stronger, better, and more in love with this place that has shown me who I am.
Here's to adventure, and tomorrow, and the day after that. To China and it's beauty, it's eccentricity, and the things I will never understand (read: spitting), I will be forever grateful for what I've learned and been given.
What a beautiful world it is.
... again. I understand more.
But do not be fooled by the barrage of new facebook pictures and stories I'll have to share. For this journey has not been easy, and squatty potties are the farthest thing from glamorous. When I was perusing Pinterest missing home the other day, I stumbled upon a quote that seemed to just fill my heart with hope:
... of my new friends.
But as I thought more and more about this incident, and as I looked at the indents on my palms an hour later, I realized that something in me is slowly shifting to new place. Could I have articulate my exact sentiments in swift and decisive English and confused the (non-native) speaker? Most likely, especially since that is known to be my soapbox. But ...
... at home in my nice hole by the fire, with the kettle just beginning to sing!" It was not the last time that he wished that!
But then there are little things,and big things too, that make me stop and say,"oh,this is China". And those moments take my breath away. The view out my window every morning when the ocean sparkles in the sun and the ...
... 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.