Tonight on The Amazing Race there was a glimpse of the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, then the camera panned the spice market. Wow. I’ve never particularly wanted to go to Turkey, but seeing these places on TV tonight made me want to go there. It was such a strong reaction that it took me by surprise. Then my thoughts jumped to the few minutes of a PBS travel show on London I saw last week. I have always wanted to go to London, and this refreshed and strengthened that desire. Then there’s Hawaii. . .easily accessible, no passport required. There’s a reason Hawaii is sometimes referred to as paradise.
However, on September 15, 2009, my world was forever changed. If I could get on a plane tomorrow and go anywhere in the world, I would go see Soren and B.