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Feb 23rd, 2006, 05:20 PM
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I only know it from watching BBC America

Dennis,
I can't believe you're leaving so soon again! (how do I do the jealous smiley?)
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Feb 23rd, 2006, 06:05 PM
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Leely & Patty~
Yep, I'm almost ready, 1 more trip to Wal-Mart to pick up the malarone and I'm set! Time sure flew before this trip (though it was 1/2 the time spent thinking about my first trip!) Not so nervous this time as I know what to expect and I have been practicing drinking gin and tonics! I think I just about have it down! (hic) 2 weeks from now I should be almost to Heathrow and lunch with Kavey!
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Feb 24th, 2006, 10:39 AM
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Julian, I wish I had that kind of bookstore near me. I have the Internet though.

Divewop, to take over the camp, or the world, you canít have work ethics! You have to lounge around drinking with the right people and taking the credit for othersí work.

Leely, Iíll try to put those adjectives in my CV/resumé. The job is clearly better than what Iím doing at the moment and the location canít be compared to any place where Iíve ever worked, but what I want is to live in Kenya.

Dennis, Two weeks. amp; (I use this smiley for jealousy just because itís green, but I think itís a smiley that describes someone who has swallowed shower water in Zambia)
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Feb 24th, 2006, 12:49 PM
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Nyamera-
You're right. What was I thinking? So while I'm in Rwanda, first I'll take over the Virunga Volcanoes and then lounge around amongst the gorillas posing for the tourists. Wonder if anyone will notice. :-"
Don't know how I'll fare eating wild celery, bamboo, and stinging nettles for a diet but guess I'll never know until I try.
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Feb 24th, 2006, 12:53 PM
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Nyamera

Maybe you prefer to start as top dog.

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Feb 24th, 2006, 01:32 PM
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Divewop, It sounds like a very healthy diet Ė especially the nettles!

Luangwablondes, It looks like there is some competition. If H. H. Bucher is a real person, that is. Iíll write something like that when applying for the Robin Pope job.
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Feb 24th, 2006, 01:57 PM
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Nyamera

I have a hard time imagining someone like that relating to the Zambian staff-besides all the inherent problems of operating in Africa.

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Feb 27th, 2006, 02:58 PM
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So...did anyone actually end up applying for this?

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Feb 28th, 2006, 08:13 AM
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Julian,
I did, but with a ridiculously truthful CV. Iíve also applied for a job in Kenya where I should have a better chance because of a language thatís required. I havenít heard anything from that company though. Please post again if you see something interesting in the ATTA newsletter.
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Feb 28th, 2006, 09:51 AM
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Well, H.H. probably applied too.

Good luck, Nyamera. How do you say "good luck" in Swahili?
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Feb 28th, 2006, 09:55 AM
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Good lucky
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Feb 28th, 2006, 10:21 AM
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ĒBahati njemaĒ

Asante sana

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Feb 28th, 2006, 10:28 AM
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Bahati njema, Nyamera. If you start the new job by the end of May I'll stop in for a drink!
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Feb 28th, 2006, 10:40 AM
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Bahati njema!
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Feb 28th, 2006, 11:01 AM
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Bahati njema.
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Feb 28th, 2006, 01:39 PM
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Best of luck!

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