1. Yellow leaves whip through the sunny morning air like twirling golden stars.
2. Workers have begun hanging green and red glass ornaments nestled in garland from the buildings in Valladolid´s main square, and even though I know it´s still fairly early for all things Christmas, I can´t help but be excited, anticipating this year´s holiday in a new and very religious country.
3. Remembering a piece of advice my dad gave me about being careful not to burn bridges.