Author Archives: kaitlinfso

woah..I speak Albanian

As my friend reminded me the other day, I haven’t written a blog in months. Oops. What can be said? I mean…it’s not like my life is boring, but most of the things that happen aren’t in the spirit of … Continue reading

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making friends at 3:30am

So Saturday night I go out with a friend. Around 2:30am we decide to head home. Now normally I would take a taxi, but since he was riding the metro, I thought, oh, I’ll ride a few stops with him … Continue reading

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Today my physical therapist asked me how swimming was going. (We agreed that was an activity I was allowed to do. We agreed 6 weeks ago.) I told her: great! Great activity! Doesn’t hurt. I didn’t tell her: I’ve only … Continue reading

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like a man

So yesterday on our little 5 minute break in class the teacher makes some comment to these two guys in my class (to use the word closet in a sentence). “Kaitlin has a lot of shoes in her closet”. I … Continue reading

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head to head!

Oh. my. Goodness. I lost it today in class. A true comedic moment. I seriously don’t understand the emotional control of my classmates. They all managed to keep a straight face, but not I. Let’s sum this up. Before, my … Continue reading

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Gone With the Wind vs. Boy Drowned in a River

So, as you all might know, I got a new teacher last week. It’s been quite the flip flop on personality style..all extra interesting since these two teachers are married and sometimes I get distracted thinking about the kinds of … Continue reading

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taco buddies

On Friday I was craving a taco soooo badly. But not just any taco. A legit Mexican taco. Now, I don’t think anything outside of Sonora, Mexico, can compare to a Sonoran taco, but I was happy to settle for … Continue reading

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I don’t care

Nuk pyes. That means “I don’t care” in Albanian. It’s in my notes from today. It’s in my notes because my teacher wrote it on the board. He wrote it on the board because he said it out loud. He … Continue reading

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shiz show

Worst. Black Friday. Ever. Let’s just time line this out.. 1 am Friday: At my friend’s house and everyone decides that the Brazilian and Venezuelan who are visiting should see what a Black Friday is like. I had work Friday, … Continue reading

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What’s wrong with how I look?

I’ve gathered enough evidence now to know that many people don’t think I look like a diplomat. This first became clear when I would stand in the “Diplomats Only” line at immigration in Mexico and they would always have a … Continue reading

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