We’re in Cape Town! The flights went well–we had a seat angel next to us on the long flight, so a little more room to stretch out–I was able to elevate my feet for a while and help keep my ankles from swelling. Yay. Then, on the flight out … Continue reading
In Washington Dulles now. This plane is considerably bigger than the last one! Unlike what the United people tried to tell us, we will not be changing planes in Dakar. Whew.
We’re here at the airport, checked in, ready to go. Airport security is stressful, but we have some time to relax before the flight. Wheels up in one hour. See you on the flip side!
I’ve been trying to put my feelings into words about this trip to South Africa. It’s difficult to make sense of them all. It’s a complex web of intersecting and interwoven emotions. There are simple ones, like how much I’m looking forward to seeing the lovely beings there again, and … Continue reading
Where, indeed. I let this blog kind of lapse, because there wasn’t much going on. We were just kind of hanging out in limbo. Traipsing from one place to another. Getting to see lovely old friends and getting to meet lovely new people. Getting to deal with my character defects … Continue reading