Thursday, March 17, 2011

Blerghenheimer

Sorry for all the posts. I'm just gonna go in August. I don't want to give up my host family!!!! They're the best! Worst case scenario is that Japan's not better by then and I still can't go. I'm gonna be bitter and depressed about this the end of March, then try to just let it go...

Every time I think about how it's canceled, my chest hurts, my pulse races, and I feel like bursting into tears (I almost did in class today)...I don't want to believe it. But that's life. And it sucks. A whole lot

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  1. I empathise~
    Reality is a bitch :/

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  2. haha I have to agree on that one.. I feel the same as you dont worry! I havent even sent a pre app but i was going to...I was checking out YFU and AFS the day the earthquake hit i got something in the mail from YFU.. The day after I got something from AFS I feel like they are mocking me and teasing me. Its terrible. I have been waiting for about 6 months for a YFU brochure aand the day it suddenly appears there is an earthquake.. its so annoying!! I feel like Im going to cry every time I think about it!!

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  3. I'm really sorry this is happening.. I can't even imagine.

    I think going for a semester is definitely the best option. Have you already paid for the whole year? I've heard of semester students being able to stay a year if their visa and host family will allow. I say when you get there, push for the whole year as much as you can!

    For now, just hang in there and stay positive. :)

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  4. My host family agreed to host me in August as well!! So I guess I'll see you then.

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  5. @Cutie: I wouldn't worry too much about not being able do exchange anymore! You're 13 right? That means you have 2-3 years before you go! I'm Japan will be fine then! :)

    @Nicole: My visa is good for 1 year, so a bunch of us are trying to get a year starting in August! I really hope it works out >_< I've heard it's possible, but it's up to the school since the school year is different! I'm gonna try my best!!!

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  6. I'm sure this will be extremely random for you, but I'm going for a semester in 2011 as well. I found your blog by chance while googling for AFS' Japan page on their website.

    I'm a long lover of Japanese culture as well, and I guess I'll see you at the airport in August if you don't read this at all.

    Name's Nick, by the way. Drop me a line at nick.hax [at] gmail.com if you feel like saying hello. Loving the Perfume on your blog, by the way :3

    Cheers.

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