Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Third Thanksgiving

Today is my third Thanksgiving in Tonga. Every year we (the Peace Corps volunteers and staff) spend an outrageous amount of money on a turkey, scrap together some side dishes, and search the island for cranberry sauce. Yet even though I am in a time zone 19 hours away, the temperature is about 50 degrees warmer, and there is no pumpkin roll, I am still able to celebrate Thanksgiving. And for that I am very thankful.

Happy Thanksgiving to those in Tonga, Transfer, and everywhere in between!

2 comments:

  1. Missing you today. Happy Thanksgiving from our township to yours.

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  2. Pumpkin rolls for Christmas!! Can't wait til you're home. Make sure you aren't too tanned from all your Tongan time.

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