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May 27, 2013

Life in Oxford {1}

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Those of you who know me (and my camera) in person know that it is big and bulky, and impossible to carry around all the time. Lately, I’ve been out in the city for hours and hours at a time, which means that its not very convenient to have my DSLR with me. {A note for certain people who may or may not read this – Anthony, this is why I didn’t have it today. Say no more.} I’ve been taking a lot more photos with my phone camera, which is pretty horrible, but I’m learning to deal with it.

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May 24, 2013

Stratford-upon-Avon

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To be quite honest, I don’t know how to begin this post. Should I tell you about flying into London and busing to Oxford? I won’t waste time discussing the orientation sessions I’ve sat in all week – as necessary as they are, I want to instead show you the highlights of these last few days. After finishing the last orientation session this evening, I walked along the centre of Oxford towards Trinity College, where just hours earlier, I’d been inducted as a member. I scanned myself into the bright blue gates and lost myself among the buildings, eventually finding

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