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... Everyone calls the volunteers Auntie when they want something.
My first day with the toddles didn't start off so well. While the children were eating a snack one hit another. I pointed my finger at one and said no. Then it started the games of imitating me and "lets hit auntie." I couldn't get them to stop until I moved across the room. After snack we went outside and I had to push one child after ...
... it comes in three forms, either the delicious smell of frying something. Onions, or battered deliciousness. Or an odd, sweet smell, that I still can't fiigure out if it's pleasant or rotten. Or it could be a rancid acrid odor that fills your nostrils and makes you wish you had no sense of smell at all. These scents can be mixed together inn any number of ways. Along with oft present scent of dung, which is nearly always around.
... bundled into small groups with all their feet tied together. I could only think, "if only the animal rights activists in America could see this. they'd have a fit." I kind of think that about a lot of what I see in the city though. Emaciated cows, eating garbage from piles on the side of the road. Dogs with mangy fur and wounded limbs, sleeping on the street. The only animals around that aren't thin enough to count their ribs, are the birds. ...
... and in the afternoon working with toddlers at another. I am a little nervous about the unknown but I think once I start I will get the hang of it all.
We are moving to another hotel tomorrow and leaving the air conditioning. We are doing this one to be closer to the Mother House and to to save money.
We have already booked our hotel in Varanasi. I am really looking forward to visiting this holy city and the ...
... I managed to slip under the radar of the door security. Most of the time your bags have to go through X-ray before you even enter the terminal. I have tags on my bags from Jamnagar and tag = screened. Straight over to the usual 2 lot of screening, whip though that and then the sprint for the departure gate. Last on the plane again, this time with 5 min to go. That was too close! But fun. Had I missed this plane, it could very well have stuffed up the rest of the ...