Thanksgiving

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There were not one but two expat gatherings on Thanksgiving Day. Both were mega-fun and I met a lot of new, cool people.

The first dinner was in the afternoon, at Mikey's place in Luoyang's Old Town. He had brought a turkey from Beijing, a real treat for those who still eat animal flesh.

Below left: Dave torturing Jamie. Below right, Mistie Shaw, who teaches here and writes for suite101.com

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The other Thanksgiving event was far different. Hosted by Chris and Wil at their apartment behind the chi-chi Maple Hotel (the best in Luoyang) it was held in the evening and was more partylike than a meal. But both were really fun. This photo was taken by Heidi Schuurmann--I had so much fun that I forgot to take pix!