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La difficulté attire l’homme de caractère, car c’est en l’étreignant qu’il se réalise lui-même. Difficulty attracts the characterful man, for it is by grasping it that he fulfils himself.

—Charles de Gaule

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The journey home.

Three planes, no trains and three automobiles. So far only one plane (pictured) and two automobiles done, and I’m very tired. This journey is normally monumentally tedious, especially the interminable wait at Nouakchott international airport, but by Odins beard there has been a cataclysmic change for the better. 72 more words

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