Monthly Archives: February 2011

Bia-wacked!

February 23, 2011   A “biawak” is the Malaysian name for a monitor lizard.  We’re trying to catch one today.  It’ll be sweet if we can!  The trap was built in four steps: The preparation: we bought three over-sized fishing … Continue reading

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Losing a Lim

February 16, 2011 We found out a few days ago that Elder Lim’s visa finally came through.  I thought I had another two weeks with him but I just found out that he leaves tomorrow morning at 7:00 a.m.  That … Continue reading

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Happy? Chinese New Year

February 9, 2011 Happy Chinese New Year everyone!  Welcome to the Year of the Rabbit.  Also, welcome to the biggest hindrance to missionary work I have ever seen. First, there were no changes affecting me.  Although Elder Vance has a … Continue reading

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“Don’t English me, I’m panic!”

February 2, 2011 I’ll let you read this before I give the explanation for my title.  Yes it’s a phrase used in Malaysia.  Yes, it makes sense in Singlish.  Yes, I understand it, and it doesn’t even sound that sound … Continue reading

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