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    Friday, October 31, 2003

    Friday, October 31st, 2003 Posted in Where No Flan Has Gone Before | No Comments »

    I’m now entering the 7th inning stretch. I’ve 10 days left before I leave India and return to Canada. The time seems to be flying past this week – and ... Read more..

    don’t know what you’ve got ’til it’s gone: Part IX

    Friday, October 31st, 2003 Posted in Where No Flan Has Gone Before | No Comments »

    Today I miss: Decorating the house and yard for Halloween Carving a pumpkin Passing out Halloween candy Watching Fenris jump and hide when the the motion sensitive Halloween shield (decoration) screeches and laughs loudly Read more..

    Thursday, October 30, 2003

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    Buffet lunches in the belly, we headed off to CCIE to take pictures of rings for some co-workers back home. My camera isn’t as good as Bills’ and the pictures ... Read more..

    Wednesday, October 29, 2003

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    At work, they have opened an outdoor cafeteria on the rooftop and I now know why the elevator is always headed to the fourth floor. The view of the city ... Read more..

    Tuesday, October 28, 2003

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    We’ve learned that our driver has been in a car accident and will not be returning for the remainder of our trip. While he wasn’t injured, a large amount of ... Read more..

    Monday, October 27, 2003

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    Chatting with Drew last night has set off a major bout of homesickness. With less than 2 weeks remaining, the separation is starting to wear on me. It’s the beginning ... Read more..

    Sunday, October 26, 2003

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    Sleep – shop – argh! Our driver has taken a few days off to spend with his family. He arranged for another driver from the cab company to ferry us ... Read more..

    Saturday, October 25, 2003

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    In keeping with tradition, today was a lazy day. Anand and I agreed to meet in the late afternoon to go shopping and I planned on getting as much sleep ... Read more..

    Friday, October 24, 2003

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    So long and thanks for all the fish* For once, I finally managed to obtain a decent amount of sleep. When I went to bed last night, I had bags under ... Read more..

    Thursday, October 23, 2003

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    A tip and an apology can go along way. We were originally told not to tip in the hotel restaurant, but service has improved immensely since Linda tipped the waiter ... Read more..