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Commencement... Soon

Today one of my close friends in university, Danny, has graduated from NUS after 3 years of NUS Business School. Time indeed does fly…

It’s interesting how I don’t really have a bunch of accounting friends from the start, given that my orientation group comprised mostly business administration students. 439 more words

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Babies, Booties and Bronchitis

Well, things have sure gotten interesting around here and not just in a good way. Lets start with something happy, then go for something bad, then end with something happy. 547 more words

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It's contextual. Really.

I have friends, who speak no Japanese, who are convinced I am quite good with the language, despite my protestations. This impression has been reinforced, no doubt, by going out to eat with me, and me handling the details. 351 more words

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Crackers & Water

I don’t know if it is my medicines that have caught up with me or what, but my stomach is causing me a fit. I feel sick at my stomach ALL the time. 44 more words

Red Skies at Night

As I prepare to voluntarily end my naval career, I am often confronted by confusion and discouragement. I am told by my supervisors that I could go very far, the Navy needs people like me, or that I’m throwing away a long and successful career. 193 more words


Happy 4th of July!

I have fond memories of 4th of July softball tournaments as a kid, though Mother Nature wasn’t always all that cooperative in Germany. But as an adult, I’ve just never been much into more than the occasional barbecue with friends. 185 more words

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