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Jul 22, 2005 - Arrival in Kharkiv

Hi everyone, After thirteen hours of flying, eight hours time change, around 3900 miles, I have arrived in Kharkiv...without my luggage (in Russian: "bez luggage"). I've been assured that in two days it will be here (however, one of the most famous Ukrainian words: "zaftra" = in Mexican: "minyana" i.e. "tommorrow"-- translation: never??) However, all is well, Kharkiv is a warm and beautiful city. We are well, and will be heading out to the countryside tomorrow to a "dacha" (cottage), the site of an engagement party for some of our...

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