It happened in security. I have been wondering when it would really happen. When would I completely give in to the piles is emotion. It happened in security. I was giving my passport to the wonderful TSA lady. Without knowing a thing about me, she told me “have a wonderful journey”. I lost it. I… Continue reading It happened in security
What if you knew it was the last time you were going to hear the USA National Anthem? This year the Veterans assembly was a little different for me. This year I was able to bring my father Jack Stout to be honored. It was meaningful to us both. My dad has never been honored… Continue reading What if you knew it was the last time you were going to hear the National Anthem?
I’m almost packed. Moving my stuff to my dear friends’ home. They are so amazing to babysit my boxes of … Stuff. I now try to narrow down what I need. I check each and every Pintrest and Google packing list to make sure I don’t forget anything. One thing you don’t find on the… Continue reading Don’t forget pictures of those you love
I am starting this blog now because I think it is important for me to journal this extraordinary emotional state that I am in. I am stuck in the land between fear and excitement. I think only my exchange partner can understand the place I am. Fear greater than a room full of clowns and… Continue reading Fear is greater than a room full of clowns…….