Wednesday, February 21, 2007

1) You can't answer the question: "Where are you from?" YUP
2) You speak two (or more) languages but can't spell in any of them. YUP
3) You flew before you could walk. no
4) You have a passport, but no driver's license. no
5) You run into someone you know at every airport. YES OMGOSH YES EVERY TIME
6) You have a time zone map next to your telephone. YUP
8) You've travelled so much that you dread planes, trains, buses, cars, ferries. (Yup yup yup)
9) National Geographic (OR THE TRAVEL CHANNEL) makes you homesick. (YES!! I cried when watching anthony bourdain go to thailand and malaysia!! how sad is that)
10) You read the international section before the comics. (YUP)
11) You live at school, work in the tropics, and go home for vacation. (UH SOMETIMES)
12) You don't know where home is. (OH YUP YUP)
13) You sort your friends by continent. (HAHA YES!! My msn list is divided into continents)
14) Your second major is in a foreign language you already speak. no
15) You realize it really is a small world, after all. Oh YES
16) You feel that multiple passports would be appropriate. YES PLEASE i hate being interrogated at immigration checkpoints.
17) You watch a movie set in a 'foreign country', and you know what the nationals are really saying into the camera. yup
18) Rain on a tile patio - or a corrugated metal roof - is one of the most wonderful sounds in the world. yup :)
19) You haggle with the checkout clerk for a lower price. no la...
20) Your wardrobe can only handle two seasons: wet and dry. and cold!
23) You think VISA is a document stamped in your passport, and not a plastic card you carry in your wallet. heh... actually yeah, quite embarassing. i got no visa credit card mah.
24) You automatically take off your shoes as soon as you get home. always!
25) Your dorm room/apartment/living room looks a little like a museum with all the "exotic" things you have around. yup
26) Half of your phone calls are unintelligible to those around you. yupyup
27) You go to Pizza Hut or Wendy's and you wonder why there's no chili sauce. yup!! i want chili sauce!!
28) You know the geography of the rest of the world, but you don't know the geography of your own country. no, i know my own too
29) You have best friends in 5 different countries. yupyup :)
30) It takes 24 hours to reach home in a plane no, about 17
31) You can only call your parents at 8am and 11pm yes!!
32) You never really use a seatbelt haha oops
38) You got to go home twice a year ...thats if you're lucky yes :,( it's been 1 and a half years
40) You are a pro packer, or at least have done it many times. very pro!
41) Living out of a suitcase, you find, has it pros. no! i hate it everytime i have to throw things away!
42) You bump into your old teachers all the time. no
43) Family photos you sent every year took months to arrive and often were in front of some exotic statue or endangered animal no one has heard of. no
44) Your check from your parents takes a month to reach you. no
45) Talking to your school office and getting signatures from your parents is a week-long event. no
52) Once you get home you miss your adopted home and visa versa. yessss :,(
53) You are never content in one place, be it city, state or country for long. You're a mover. i hope not but sometimes i think i might be. moving is tiring tho.
59) Your passport has more stamps than a post office
61) When you carry converters because you actually realize there are different types of outlets yup
63) When you constantly feel like you have to catch up with TV programs, actors and other people or songs you are not familiar with yes!@! or be left out
64) You don't think its strange that you haven't talked to your best friend in a while because you know you will always have a unique bond always!
65) You wake up in one country thinking you are in another sometimes :)
66) You don't feel at home at home anymore partly true
68) You don't even bother to change your watch when traveling haha i don't wear one
73) When you speak many broken languages at once when you are drunk haha yes it happens
75) When you start introducing yourself followed by your country of origin. yay! msia truly asia!

1 Comments:

At 2:59 AM, Blogger IrisBaby said...

ngee shin dear! i didnt know u changed ur blog! always open from my link but cant! hehe...now i know why! how r u my dear ? when r u coming home?

 

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