Monthly Archives: October 2012

Chat Up Lines That Don’t Work

Mbale Bus Station, 13.10.2012: Are you my sister? Confused look on my face. You are so pretty I thought that you had to be my sister. Advertisements

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The Loophole

I was relating my boda conversation about the non-dowry paying Europeans to one of my friends the other day, and she said that in fact her boda guy had asked her the exact same question about paying dowry in the … Continue reading

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Happy 50th Birthday Uganda!

A day late as a result of all the celebrating, but wohoo Uganda is 50!

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You’ve Got To Pay For That

Our exploration of the range of cooking fuels and other energy generation methods in Austria sparked my boda guy’s interest in finding out more about Austria.  Therefore, a couple of days later on one of our daily rides to work, … Continue reading

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You Know You Don’t Live In South Sudan Anymore…

…. when three fighter jets fly past your office window and a. You realize that your office is up high enough to view fighter jets flying past your window and b. The reaction in the office is not ummm why the … Continue reading

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The Important Things To Know About Austria

I have a new mode of transport to add to my repertoire of blogging: the boda boda. This is basically a motorcycle taxi and now my primary means of transport in Kampala. It was never really meant to be that way because I … Continue reading

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And Its Not Even Valentines Day

There are a high number of people finding my blog through the following search terms in the past week:     And a simple google search shows me that “kırmızı gül resimleri” means red roses too. Is there some rose … Continue reading

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