Daily Archives: July 4, 2011

A Fourth of July Abroad

As I write this it is nearly time here in Thailand for our Fourth of July picnic to begin. The trainees have begun to come back from their travels for Election Sunday, and the first school holiday is upon us. … Continue reading

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“Well, I’ve been afraid of changing, / ‘Cause I’ve built my life around you, / But time makes you bolder, / Even children get older. / I’m getting older too. / I’m getting older too [1].” These words, written and … Continue reading

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