Wanderful Words No. 12: A Youthful Travel Perspective

by Ekua on January 9, 2010 in wanderful words

The kids I work with are often full of hilarious and sometimes surprisingly insightful one liners. This week, a student said something about travel that made me smile and I knew I needed to post it here:

“I like seeing new places, it makes you feel like a new person. Travelin’ be hella cool. I been everywhere- Alabama, Tennessee, Texas, Arizona, Las Vegas…”

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Lauren Quinn January 9, 2010 at 12:20 pm

Well, shit. He’s got me beat on 3 of em… 🙂


Ekua January 9, 2010 at 2:51 pm

I did a little comment edit to make it more accurate 🙂 He’s also got me beat on 3 of them… I’m guessing it’s probably the same ones- Alabama, Tennessee, and Texas?


neha January 12, 2010 at 12:37 am

Brilliant! Hope he gets his wish of having been everywhere.


Ekua January 12, 2010 at 5:29 pm

Yeah, me too… many teens are very absorbed in their immediate surroundings so it’s nice to find a kid who’s interested in seeing new places whether it’s another state or another country 😉


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