July 24 (day1) Journey pictures _On the way to Guangyuan

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Departure from Chengdu to Guangyuan,

Be honest, I was kinda nervous as this is my first time taking a train instead of a plane in   China. Humans naturally fear unknown, which is exactly what we are facing at that moment. We have no idea what we would encounter–how the orphanage is like? how the orphans are like? how the living conditions and safety are like? We completely had no idea.

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July 24 (day1) Journey pictures _arrived the orphanage

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As we first arrive the orphanage, without taking a break, the children were welcoming us friendly. and I also showed them a “greeting” magic show.–I’ll post the video in another post.

The children were amazed by magic, and also served as ice breaker we immediately became good friends. They followed us to our room, as we put things down, they saw my iPad, so I let them play. I had to say Steve Jobs did an awesome job making iPad. The interface were so intuitive that even orphans who never used iPad can immediately pick it up.

We then immediately had a meeting with the orphanage staffs. The orphans are all playing iPad excitingly, I don’t want to break their heart and take it away. So I bare the risk of leaving my iPad unattended with potential risks such as dropping, breaking, stolen, etc.

As I get back, after about an hour, I saw my iPad lay peacefully on my bed–without cracking, dropping, or stolen. Those kids did a great job taking care of my iPad, they didn’t let me down. Unlike my bike, it was well locked and stolen by mature adults.

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小何给我的留言

天姐;我好想你;青城山是一个福利院嘛;你和宣哥过的好嘛;你们知到嘛我很孤单;每天都是我一个人;你们明年一定要过来;我一定等着你们;没有你的日子;我天天想着你们;你们一定要记得我一个活波可爱的我天姐;每天傍晚一定要跟我连系;我会等着你们来;你们一定要想着我;小何
小何 19:37:14
我不要眼泪陪我过夜;希望你们早点回来不要我与眼泪做伴;我一定记得又帅又可爱的天姐和宣哥;

 

我真的很感动。 想想最后一天开座谈会的时候 每个人都是以泪洗面。把领导都留住了。我觉得我来的这次还是很有意义的