by Phil Martin
Crying during language school ?T29: “Language is a tyranny of frustration”
After the first day of language school I looked at Phil with tears rolling down my face and said, “nope, I can’t do this, guess we can’t go to china” (I’m pretty dramatic but it’s how I felt)
I was doing laundry one night on the roof and a older lady blocked my way. She started to yell at me and didn’t know what to do. I didn’t even know how to say sorry or ask what I did wrong so I know not to do it again.
In the beginning, learning Chinese seemed impossible…stayed tuned to find out what changed