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Vox Audita Perrit, Literra Scripta Manet....
The heard word is lost, the written letter remains...
Back in one piece....
....but I feel like death warmed up. The final leg from Singapore to Brisbane was terrible. Felt horribly queazy for a while there, sick enough not to eat anything (lest there be an embarrassing scene with sick bags), and I just know that the jetlag is going to be horrendous. Oh, well. Just as long as it's coming tomorrow and I'm not nodding off at the graduation ceremony.

I should also mentioned here that I did send postcards (most of them I sent two, three days before I left Rome for Dubai).....whether or not they'll arrive at their destination is a different matter entirely. I'm told the Italian postal system is notoriously faulty.

I will probably post the first chunk of pictures a bit later. Looking at the photos on my camera, I kind of wish I had smuggled Judi in my luggage or at least nicked her amazing camera to take photos. That said, a lot of museums and churches did not allow photography (and rightfully so, for the preservation of artwork like frescoes), but I still got a fair few.

All that coming soon....

Current Mood: awake awake
Current Music: The Mummy Soundtrack- The Camel Race

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kapitankraut From: kapitankraut Date: December 2nd, 2006 12:47 am (UTC) (Link)
The fact that there is something called the Italian postal system is a step up over the last time I knew anything about it - I think there's still a postcard in the mail from when my cousin and her husband were there 18 months ago.
psyc2321 From: psyc2321 Date: December 2nd, 2006 01:57 am (UTC) (Link)
I'd've been more than happy to come help, dearest, you know that.

Sorry to bug your jetlagged self, but what's the game plan for Monday?
psyc2321 From: psyc2321 Date: December 2nd, 2006 03:10 am (UTC) (Link)
normandie_m From: normandie_m Date: December 2nd, 2006 04:57 am (UTC) (Link)
Well, I'm going to try and be on campus by 11:30-12:00 (have a few things to do prior to registration). I'm not entirely sure what the seating arrangements are, but it seems to be a 'first come first served' basis. My parents will probably come at about 1:00, and Anjuli I'm not so sure about. I will have my phone with me though, so if anything comes up, I can be in touch.
pinksaltines From: pinksaltines Date: December 2nd, 2006 04:14 am (UTC) (Link)
*cues up the theme to "Welcome Back Kotter"* ;3
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