Monthly Archives: October 2010

Suzhou

Day off today for sports day, which I’m very happy about! I stayed at Em’s last night, so had a bit of a lie in this morning till about 8 then she got up to teach and I rode home, … Continue reading

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Winter

Weather is incredibly wintery here today, very cold but bright – hoping the rain holds off for a bit. I have an ulterior motive for hoping it doesn’t rain – the kids at Xiu Zhou have sports day tomorrow and … Continue reading

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Woops…

Just fell over playing slip and slide on the dusty wooden floor in my office. Not my proudest moment.

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Zzzzzz

Teaching at 0730 at the older school this morning, so tired! It’s one of my long days. Lesson went ok though, and I’m sitting in my office in my break. My office here is massive, and it’s just me with … Continue reading

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The morning after the night before

Chucking it down with rain again here – apparently once it starts it keeps going for about 3 days at a time, so plenty more to look forward to. Our trip to Shanghai yesterday to collect Em’s leather jacket was … Continue reading

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Tortoise/turtle/terrapin

More research has been done – for only £1 I can get a slightly larger pet, and the bloke in the shop seemed unsure about whether it was meant to live in water or not. Guess this is what happens … Continue reading

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Fantastic Mr. Fox

Four lessons in a row at Gao Ji school this afternoon, which means watching the first 40 minutes of Fantastic Mr. Fox 4 more times in a row: that brings this week’s total to 7. Still, better than actually having … Continue reading

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