Who decided mixed bean salad was a good meal idea for a large group of people enclosed in a metal tube with each other? Aside, the airplane food was actually pretty good. It certainly beats the Bread Sandwich(TM) I made myself a few days ago.
Crying baby on an 8 hour flight. But thanks to higher education, I had the skill of sleeping anywhere, anytime, under less than favourable conditions. X-men, get on my level.
Don’t know what’s the big deal about leg space on planes. I, at a towering 5'3" (160cm), had plenty of room to stretch out. Who’s laughing now, people-that-never-have-to-hem-pants?
On living with relatives:
I did not know these relatives existed until 2 weeks before I came here. They are pure cinnamon rolls.
Doing my damnest to become a plant so I don’t pollute their house with my bodily functions.
On fun differences
After struggling to figure out why there were so many settings (and such odd ones too) on their dish washer, I realized it’s a clothes washer. In the kitchen. I’ve learned it is a very common thing due to lack of space. Here I thought the glass window on the front was because Brits liked to watch their dishes being washed.
Roundabouts everywhere. I like them, don’t think I’ve ever spent less time waiting at stop lights.
Driving on the right side of the road. Don’t do it, kids.
Coffee still tastes like Satan’s spit but is proof that God loves us. My circadian rhythm will bend to my will one way or another.
The house I got does not have kitchenware included. Do you know how many items it takes to fully stock a kitchen? (??, ??!!!, ****!!!) Is this another one of the secrets that adults don’t tell you so you’re tricked into thinking independence is fun?
The palm rest of my laptop started feeling staticky when I rubbed my hands against it. Employing my scientific mind (read: by accident) I figured out it only happens when it’s plugged in. Is it caused by a different voltage from electricity outlets? Is it bad for my laptop? I’m more curious than afraid, and would love some answers.
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