Actually, it began on February 6, when I applied for my replacement passport -the previous one had been misplaced in one of my various moves.
After patiently waiting four weeks for my replacement passport forms to process, I received by shiny, new passport in the mail. Okay, those of you that have a passport know it’s not actually shiny, but metaphorically it is… and there’s gold leaf lettering, so that counts!!
Phase 1: Passport
Done, check… on to Phase Two…
But wait, I’m an American. We’re raised to think the world is scary, and cruel, and will rape and murder us (have you seen CNN lately?) So, I could not move on to Phase Two without having a few minor anxiety attacks. Continue reading