Today

expat life thoughts

Lindsey got on a plane today to head back to Ohio. The three weeks that she was here passed incredibly quickly and while I managed to hold it together while at the airport, once we were driving away, Heathrow in the rear view mirror, I couldn’t really hold it together, or hold back the tears, …

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So why do you live here?

expat life thoughts

Today at work a very lovely colleague asked me the most common of expat questions: “So, why do you live here?”. ¬†And while it’s a perfectly fine question, in theory, it sort of feels invasive, you know? Like-what are you doing in my country, weirdo? Obviously, that is not what was meant, but……sometimes it feels …

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Dear friend

expat life

I miss this lady. When I was in Ohio in September-which, whoa, how was that seriously nearly 2 months ago now?- this beautiful woman was totally down for hangouts at the drop of a hat. We’ve got the sort of friendship thing going at this period of life where I know that nothing important will …

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