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I am no longer homeless, but I have a fabulous split level, marble tiled apartment at the top of an old building in the middle of Murcia. So close am I to the opposing side of the street I can watch their TVs and hear them snore. Up here in the Gods the sun streams in and the noises of the street are whispers. Short of the score and 80-piece orchestra in the pit I feel like I'm an extra in West Side Story.
The perfect place then to escape the mayhem of the 'Academy'. Instead of ...
... br> north coast of Spain. New territory for us, and we did find a couple of decent
beaches away from the main coastal "resort" towns which are appalling places. You
would think you were on a different planet, and not just across the border from
France where they make an effort by using flowers to soften harsh streetscapes.
Spanish rural villages have at the very least a good sized
church (full of appallingly gruesome, and ...
... the whole hog and organised a social security number for me (I thought the NIE meant you could work in Spain but apparently not) and went and got me a bank account too.
Oh ho ho, but we weren't done then. In order to get this flat we'd seen I needed my work contract the signing of which my boss was an hour late for.... and, while waiting, her secretary asked me to sign all the 'teacher's rules' that I'd have to adhere to that I'd previously signed and sent 2 months ...
... ok, if you want. I'm writing this in the cool of the early evening by the pool. Another photo? Ok. Have included my foot to prove the stunning view is really where I am. So I will probably meet up with Simon and Mandy for a few beers and then maybe the menu del dia . I will be off quite early I hope tomorrow morning and try to get up towards Barcelona for a couple of days. Buenas noches X ...
... and Mandy. His ambition is to come to Africa and dig a well . Can we organise that somewhere! Not Christians so another chance to talk about TCP and our motivation for what we do. Another guy with a 'church' background but moved away. It happens a lot. Sow a seed. Enjoying the sunshine and ambience here so think I'll stay another day and put off the next leg north. Why? It goes over 3 pages of my road atlas! So why not do it in 2 hops ? Don't know . It's an idea. Thanks . Lala salama. ...