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Jul 26, 2011 - Less Than One Week: T-minus 6 days (And can I figure out how to post pictures and videos)

I've been trying to get used to the unreal heat we've been having here by telling myself this is NOTHING compared to the greenhouse I'll be taking off for next week. My little oscillating fan has been working overtime. Multiple pieces of paper are fluttering around my room with phrases like "buy socks" "health insurance" "suspend Verizon" "Do they still make traveller's checks and should I get some" "Is Deet toxic when used on bare skin" "Email the elephant guy" etc, etc. Yesterday, I had a note stuck to the bottom of my foot reminding me...

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Jul 6, 2011 - Countdown Begins: T- 26 days

We did it on March 25th, three days after my 28th Birthday. As soon as the flights were booked (7 of them), Karis and I booked our butts to the bar beneath our two bedroom Manhattan apartment to take back double shots of Bacardi Big Apple washed down with a couple Amstel Lites. Those tickets were the most liberating and terrifying purchase I have ever made in my life. What do you do when you're 28, single, have a job you can leave easily and readily acquire again, no pets, no apartment lease, and no idea what you want your next step in...

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