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... and Beijing, it is pot luck which you get. Although a bit old it was more luxurious than the previous ones, bunk beds, a separate seat, more knee room a wardrobe, a power sockets and....... half a shower! You share the shower with the compartment next door, once inside you can lock the other compartment out although the attendants kindly rearranged the allocated compartments as the train is not full so we all get exclusive use of our shower. The scenery changed from the forests ...
... do a pen name to protect myself online. For the name, one of Andy Warhol's muses name was Nico. I liked the name a lot. As for Lin, it came from the NBA player Jeremy Lin.
I wrote my old blog for about three semester and decided to end it because it no longer fit who I was. It was time to move on. For anybody interested in it, here is the link: nicolinthoughts.blogspot.com.
Originally, I was not going to blog about China. I wanted a break from blogging ...
... Hoi Han then out for drinks. It decided to bucket down and getting back involved trying to find a taxi. The first cab we jumped in tried to get 500 yuan out of us so we jumped out and into the next pub before catching another for 100. The others had no probs, 60 yuan from the first cab. Ours tried to up the price when we got back but we just have him his 100 and jumped ...
Well i got about 3 hours sleep the night before i flew... i was sooooo excited. To occuply my mind I wrote a story for Lewis about panda bear in china, big brown bear in Russia, small bear in western europe and lewis in Scotland - the story tells him what time it was for each of them during my flight home (well every 3 hours of it) and what they were all doingat those times.
Then it was time to ...
... picked men marched as one, sloping arms, changing direction, and coming to a halt in such perfect timing that I doubted that computer-controlled automata could have done it better. There was something supremely confident about this display of discipline and poise, but something slightly insecure, too, given the troubled past of this supposedly 'public' space teeming with plain-clothes police, CCTV cameras and security checks.
Pondering this issue, but also reeling from ...
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