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Oct 11, 2006 - Transition to Tanzania

Friends, HERE WE ARE IN MOSHI, where I (Kim) landed for the first time 44 years ago as a wet-behind-the-ears volunteer with the American Friends Service Committee. I'm trying to remember what I was like back then. I have a feeling that I was both thrilled and almost terrified by the novelty of it all. My reaction was a little different last week when we landed at Kilimanjaro Airport after a 2 1/2 hour flight from Addis Ababa. SWAHILI RETURNS TO ME in fits and starts. One minute, I'll be mixing Thai, Spanish and English words with it, and...

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