I talked to Jamie tonight, but I ended up crying. Things are just kinda hard right now - having to miss him being the hardest. 15 days. (sigh) I'm just really in need of a break from teaching classes, from taking classes, from having homework... I bought a bit of wrapping stuff for Jamie's & Matt & Nat's presents - still don't know what to get Jamie, though. The only thing I'm sure about is the CD I already bought! I think I'm going to get Matt & Nat a bottle of wine, some canned homemade-type jams & things, and those bowls at the Christmas market. hmmm... Still have homework and I have to be up in 5 hours. (sigh) I love you Jamie, and I miss you a lot.
Friday, March 27, 2015
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
We went to the Christmas market by the cathedral today. I think I'm going to get Matt & Nat a little skier metal guy and some Provençal-type bowls. Not sure - have to ask Jamie tomorrow. We saw the newest Woody Allen movie in English with French subtitles. (I think it's called Small-time Crooks) and it was pretty good. Dinner was at Tonkinoise where we got free Coke and Orangina. There were two American men there that were traveling with a band (Shivaree?) and they invited us to come hear the band tomorrow. They don't think it'll start until 11pm, and we don't know know where yet, but I think we're going to go. Get to talk to my Jamie tomorrow! I love you sweetie!
Monday, March 23, 2015
I bought Jamie the Everclear CD he wants - expensive! He'll like it, though. I wanted to buy him cologne from Zara, but it didn't smell as good when I sprayed a tester paper as it did in the bottle. They have a new perfume out, though, that I like, so I'll see if Jamie likes it on me. I don't know what else to get him - and I have no ideas for Matt & Nat! Probably a couple pictures from beside the Seine, but don't know what else. Tomorrow is shopping, dinner, and a movie. There's a Christmas market in Clermont by the cathedral, so Sarah, Morgan, and I will go to that. Got a call tonight to babysit Friday night! I'll have to ask Jamie in email tomorrow if I can call him Thursday instead of Friday. 17 days! I love you, Jamie!
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
I wish I would say I'm going straight to bed tonight, but I've got a lot of homework... only one assignment, but I have a feeling it'll take me a long time. Martine was sick today, so I just had Jacqueline's 4 classes. They were easy today. I got off at 2:30 instead of 5:30, but there was a strike today involving everything to do with trains, so there was only one train going back to Clermont - the 6pm that I usually take. So I sat in the train station for 3 1/2 hours. ugh. I got to talk to Jamie today! And I get to call him on Friday. 18 days!!! I'm so ready to see him. The waiting is exhausting. I love you, sweetie!
Monday, March 16, 2015
Friday, March 13, 2015
I babysat tonight. This afternoon, right after I fell asleep, Lynn & Jeff called to ask me to watch their son Zachary (3) and daughter Danielle (15 months) tonight. The kids are absolutely adorable!!! They slept almost the entire time I was there, so I just watched Only You and part of Hook... hope I get to babysit for them again! The are just so cute. This morning, we had lemon meringue tarts from the patisserie (before the meeting). They were wonderful!!! The meringue tasted like marshmallows... Tomorrow I'm getting up at 1pm, and then I'm going to Morgan's church. It starts at 5pm. Jamie is coming soon!!! I need to change my train ticket next week since I'm arriving at noon and need to be there at 10am. I've got to get to bed. I love you, Jamie!
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Too tired to write. It's December now & Jamie is coming in 21 days. We talked for an hour tonight. Tried calling Venice & the Charrons, but I have to call them all back later because they didn't know anything about the dates I was asking about. Going to bed. (Got a Jamie letter today - first one this week; gonna read it again before prayers.) Love you Jamie!