Let the adventure begin!
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But it was done. Tickets were booked. Bags were packed. I was going to
Until one fine day, I asked myself - " why the hell not!
And just like that, it was done. The decision had been taken.
The week preceding the trip was probably the most tedious.. most drawn out week in the history of weeks. Everyday I counted hours.. hours, not days.. to my departure. Every day I read more and more about the land I had decided to venture into.. Everyday I wondered what I was going to faceâ€¦ and how I was going to deal with being by myself in a land so largeâ€¦so vastâ€¦ and so terribly unfamiliar!
â€śEver get that feeling that if you breathe too hard the bubble might burst?... and so you just hold your breath... half in fear.. half in anticipation...â€ť
My Facebook status for the week reflected exactly what I was going through every single day of the weekâ€¦
With baited breath I watched the proceedings of the office place. Wondering when the great calamity that was to shatter my plans was to happenâ€¦
But the week slipped by as uneventfully as any other before it had.
And just like that, the 4th day of the week arrivedâ€¦.and after much cajoling, left! And it was timeâ€¦!
For a week I had packed and unpacked.. made lists and itineraries.. planned every aspect of my trip.. And yet, when the time arrived, I felt as unprepared as a virgin :D
But I made it to the airport.. and then to the flight. And after a 6.5 hour flight across the continent, I had arrived.