The Little Things: A List

I’m continuing to discover that it’s the little things that matter most.

Currently, these include:

  1. Having a third of my students come up to me to hug me as I leave class for the day.
  2. Eating out by myself and successfully ordering food completely in Thai.
  3. Working one on one with a student and seeing his concentration as he really tries to take something away from the lesson.
  4. Getting a ride home from work from a group of Thai teachers–just because they can.
  5. Getting a ride to work from a student’s parent on the back of his motorbike–again, just because he can.
  6. Waking up early enough to see the sunrise.
  7. High fives in class, all day, every day.
  8. Fresh fruits and vegetables.
  9. Popsicles at lunch break.
  10. Watching the sunset.
  11. Being here. Right now.

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Sunrise in Nakhon Chaisi

 

 

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4 thoughts on “The Little Things: A List

  1. Beautiful list. Really looks like you’re having a good time in Thailand. Glad you’re getting used to it, ordering in Thai (amazing!) and having your students hug and high-five you. Smiles all-around, it seems. Looking forward to a Part 2 of this list!

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