Monday, April 03, 2006

The Ream's Turtle no longer. This is the spot on Freedom where the big round mess of a Ream's store was. They finally tore it down. I actually lik ethe new ream's store that replaced food 4 less. Quite the improvement over the last.

Saturday, April 01, 2006

Part 2 of Russians

Ok so I thought it would be interesting to ask second email for picture. So I did jsut that asked for her to send picture and that was it. But this is what I got:

Hello Scott,
I am glad to receive your letter.
And it is very good.
My name Nadezhda (or it is simply Nadya).
I at all do not know what to write to you now. Simply, I already had attempt to get acquainted with one man.
And you imagine? I have sent him the similar letter which I want to write to you, but he has named me the deceiver???????? (Smile)
I was simply surprised. Why I the deceiver?
Today, I have found out from the manager of Internet - cafe about it.
And he has informed, that the Internet has a lot of deceit.
They are inhabitants of Africa and inhabitants of Russia. (I have not understood)
But he has explained, that many women deceive men, speaking words of love.
Horror. If it is inhabitants of Russia it is a shame for my country. And I have shame because of these deceivers from Russia.
All right, I think, that you would not like to listen about a deceit.
Therefore I shall speak more about me.
Certainly, I think, that you can not answer my letter. Probably, you will not like my photo.
Probably, you simply will overlook, that I have written to you. (Smile)
But I shall have hope, that you will answer me. I shall wait for your letter.
But if I began, I shall write in this letter a little about me.
Also I shall send one of my photos.
I was born June, 08, 1977. And i have 28 years.
I directly would like to learn more about you to learn your interests as you live as you work.
I am very glad to have such friend, as you.
I in life very cheerful person and at me very responsible work
I work as the teacher of elementary class
I like to work with children, I like to train them to all volume that I know
I think that main features of human character it is sincerity, kindness, politeness,
and as I think, that the person it is necessary should be the respectable citizen with love to the country.
I frequently see young pairs, and I see as they are happy, I sincerely am glad for
them, but thus I remain without loved male
At me was one friend, but it is little bit sad history, I was possible shall tell to you about it little bit
Now let me write you some words about myself and let's see if we are interested in each other to go on with our
I am from Saratov, it a big, nice town. He is famous for manufacture of the big lorries where my father
But I shall speak about my parents in my following letter.
I live together with my parents whom I love greatly and we are very happy and
friendly family. I have different hobbies and interests. Let me begin with some of
them. OK?
I like to listen to ifferent music, best of all I like melodic, romantic ballads, of
course, about love, but I find very interesting also other kinds of music.
I adore literature and especially poetry. I know a lot of poems, but only few of them
by heart.
Why? Because I learn by heart only those special poems that I love.
I do not smoke and do not drink, never used drugs as well.
I take care about my appearance and my health.
I would like to meet a male, king, nice, attentive, caring, healthy and to fall in
love if we understand each other,
take care of each other and if we are ready to share all in this life, good times and
happiness and bad times as well.
I'm dreaming about my own family, my beloved husband and to have children with him in
the future.
I think that our purposes coincide, and you want it most too. I was never married and
had no children, but very to love them, I hope to have baby
Children - to decorate happiness our life and to do its happy.
I also want to learn about your private life and about your attitude to children
As for as I have this way to meet my man from another country.
I have a question for you. Are you ready to have relationship with a girl from
What do you expect from this relaions? And how do you imadine your future with a girl
from another country? Are you serious to find your wife abroad?
And what's your dream family? Please, answer my questions in details because they are
importent for our relations and possible future tigether.
I do belive that two alone people if they have a lot in common and common, goals in
life, if they understsnd and support each other and can fall in love and make each
other happy.
Let's try to get to know each other better and let's try our chance.
I'm going to close my letter but I hope to get your soon reply with answers to my
queations and your story, write me more about yourself and everything you'd like to
share with me. I'd be very glad to get your letter, I'm looking forward to get it
I hope that you understand my English
Take care. Best regards.
I wait your letter. Nadezhda.

It kinda seems like they have a formula.