Today was a very special yet solemn occasion for Samoa. Today was the funeral procession for the only Samoan Cardinal in the South Pacific (Not sure if he was the only cardinal in the South Pacific). His name was
As for the rest of the week, I made a conscious effort to not go into Apia the entire week and just stick around my community (so they don’t think I’m always going into Apia everyday) which was a lot of fun. I went in on Thursday to get some help on fixing one of my computers hdd (with a boot disk – that’s right, despite all the great things a thumb drive can do it still can’t be used a boot disk, you need a good ole floppy for that one!) and not only did I receive a letter from one of my best friends, I got a book from my mom and a package from FCAIA – it was a great week for mail let me tell you. Add to that the fact that I made macaroni and cheese (from scratch) that had some Lemon Pepper in it and it tasted dang good – I may get the hang of this cooking thing after all! So that was my first week of actual work, as you can probably tell not a lot was actually done but hey there’s always next week! L8r.