"How strange is the lot of us mortals! Each of us is here for a brief sojourn; for what purpose he knows not, though he senses it. But without deeper reflection one knows from daily life that one exists for other people."
...lions, and tigers, and
*Fourier Transforms*, oh my!
I really hope I get sent to Lesotho. Above is an amazingly heart-felt and compelling commentary from a Peace Corps volunteer there.
EDIT (9.21.10): I'm going to Lesotho, starting November 4, 2010...cool!
EDIT (10.12.10): Lesotho invitation has been cancelled (link here); I have been offered invitations to Albania, Kazakhstan, or Morocco instead...
EDIT (11.12.10): Officially accepted my invitation for Morocco (link here)...
EDIT (3.16.11): Arrived in Morocco safely!