Friday, September 25, 2009

Time warp


If you're visiting for the first time: I've just returned to St. Petersburg after a summer away.

Everything is familiar yet strange at the same time. I do everything automatically, because I have learned it...yet it feels like I'm in a dream.

I know I've slept in this bed before. But I got used to the other room. I wake up confused because instead of the wall being on my left, there is a wardrobe. And instead of a desk to my right, there's a bookcase.

The people are the same too, except for the fact that four months of life have gone by...

7 comments:

  1. Hi Elizabeth! I just found your blog through Boundless. I live in Moscow, teaching at an int'l school and working with church youth groups. Keep shining Christ's love in St. Pete!

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  2. Да, у меня всегда странное ощущение, когда я захожу в свою комнату после отсутствия.
    Конечно, Παντα ρει... Нельзя войти в одну и ту же комнату дважды :)
    Однако ощущение именно возврата во времени.

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  3. I can't believe I happened across your blog (through YLCF). I hope to be a missionary teacher, hopefully in Russia, someday. Your blog is such an amazing resource and encouragement to me. Thank you for all the helpful information you post!

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  4. Welcome!!!! Glad you made it safely--even if your gift of pb didn't. Hope to see you soon.

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  5. Да, наверное, было бы еще страннее, если бы ничего не изменилось.

    Hi Amy, it sounds like we have a lot in common! I posted a comment on your blog.

    Nice to meet you, Abbie. May God guide your next steps!

    Karen, I hope to see you likewise! Maybe I will get to see your new apartment. ;)

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  6. Hey Welcome back! Hope to run into you often : )

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