Be careful when you said the word “Someday”.
It can be used as a prayer, a hope, a distant dream where you will try hard to reach it. But it also easily could be a word of self deceiving, false sense of security that convince us that our future self will embark the journey. Continue reading ““Someday” is a Dangerous Word”
fernweh (fern-weh, noun, orig. German) : a crave for travel; being homesick for a place you’ve never been
I noticed the meaning of fernweh a couple years ago. At the time I didn’t understand how someone can be homesick of place that he’s never been before, but now somehow I can relate to it…
I first know Nepal from my geography teacher back at elementary school. He showed us flags of all the countries in the world, and I saw the only strange shaped flag in that pictures. That is my only memory of Nepal; I don’t know where it is and too ignorant to find out more about it.
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“There’s a race of men that don’t fit in,
A race that can’t sit still;
So they break the hearts of kith and kin, and they roam the world at will.
They range the field and rove the flood,
and they climb the mountain’s crest; Their’s is the curse of the gypsy blood,
and they don’t know how to rest.”
― Robert W. Service
Every time I go to a train station or an airport,
I always have this tickling, excitement feel. It doesn’t matter whether I’m the one who travel or if I’m just pick someone up, the feeling is still the same.
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