This is what my life is normally like,
the night before:
(anywhere from 11:30 PM that night
to 3AM or so the next morning)
It’s an Exchange Student Day miracle!
The room was officially “mine” before we decided to be host parents for Raíza, & I waited until the very last moment to get all of my stuff out of there. It was only a couple of hours after this last picture that we left to pick her up from the airport.
Aaron picked out the little bouquet of flowers for her on the shelf & in the yellow takeout box was a welcome home present of a house key & a pair of socks with American flags on both.