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... at the Lycee FOSCO. Their showpiece was a sketch about pollution followed by a translation of the poem ‘Joal, Je me rappelle’ written by Leopold Sedar Senghor (first president of Senegal).
After the FOSCOs comes the ‘sorties’ i.e. school trips. When you think of school trips in the UK, you think vaguely educational, fun and SANDWICHES. Of course, Senegal isn’t the UK. My first trip was a visit to Goree Island with ...
Sorry for the delay in updating my blog – life has been neither hectic nor busy (I don't think it ever could be in Senegal!) but we have been getting ourselves into all sorts of scrapes… Riots at international football games, rubbing shoulders with the President of France and slaughtering rams have been at the top of our agenda!
I left you at Turtle Conservation: 4 Peace Corps Volunteers, 2 Senegalese guys, Amee and I set up on the beach after having a ...
... meaning Hello, with "Jam Tun" as the response, meaning Peace only, with a few other possible exchanges of phrases following. But with anyone that you have any communication with you would have a dialogue similar to the one below with the following statements (S) and responses (R):
S: On Jaaraama. Hello.R: On Jaaraama. Hello.S: Tanaa alaa ton? There is no evil there?R: Jam Tun. Peace Only.S: Golle den le? How is the work?R: No Marsude. It goes.S: A Nallii e ...
... us to the House of Slaves by some side streets, where we can see the actual and not so tourist sightseeing Gorée. And finally we arrived at the House of Slaves, an old redish house, where slaves were kept before sending them to America, for work. The local guide tells us the story and historical facts of this house, show us the miserable conditions where hundreds of slaves where kept, families separated, men on one side, women and children on the other, the punishment place ...
... goes by and lunch hour arrives faster than e expected. At the restaurant, we had a different kind of fish for lunch, always with vegetables and rice. You can ask for something else, but we wanted to try Senegalese cuisine and our chef had a very good reputation. The meal was superb!
After lunch, it's time to go back to our room and rest a little. At this hour, the Sun is burning hot and it's not safe to be outside without getting a huge sunburn.
The pool is ...