Day 2

When I woke up for my first full day on Guam, my eyes shot open and energy surged through my blood. Could this be real or had it all been a dream? “Ahhhhh, I can’t believe I’m in Guam!” That’s what I’ve been saying every day since I arrived. Due to the time change, I was up early. Barely 6 A.M. in November and it was 80⁰ and sunny! The humidity made me feel as if I wouldn’t be able to stay, “I’m going to have to go home, I can’t deal with this.”  I felt like I couldn’t breathe, “How am I going to live on THIS oxygen?”

 I was amazed that this was real, that this wasn’t a dream.  I’ve seen palm trees before, but not….not like these! It felt as if I had been in a coma for the last 20 years of my life and, up until now, it was all a dream.  As if that world no longer existed.  As I walked to the beach for the first time I thought, “This only exists in calendars and computer desktops, this isn’t supposed to be real… and now this is where I live!” The water was an unreal, clear, blue, heaven water, which stretched out as far as the eye could see and almost blended into the sky on the horizon.  I had to touch it immediately. Warm.  Just as I’d always imagined it to be; perfect in every way.

One comment

  1. wow!!!!!!!!!!! this is so unreal, keep writing I’ll keep reading, your right its heaven and its amazing you have the opportunity to live what many only dream of … being in your shoes….. don’t be a bumb lol… love that you are doing things you love, like photography take many, many pictures please ……you can even think about selling them online??? 🙂

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