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Photo by Sampor Burke, Mekong Semester.

Thanksgiving Yak

Tom: With only two weeks left I am thankful for having the support from home

Soren: I am thankful for the support from my family and the incredible experiences that I have had. I love you guys very much and hope all is well at home.

Ethan: I’m thankful for the opportunities I have been provided by my family and their continued support throughout this amazing trip. Love you guys and happy Thanksgiving.

Liam: I am so thankful for the endless support and love from my family. I am so grateful for this opportunity to be on this journey. I love and miss you guys. Lauren, Dad, Lisa, Nana, Papa, Liv, Farmor, and Farfar I hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving.

Kyra: Hi Mama, Dad, Cassie, Philip and other people I love! I am so grateful to be here and for all y’all have provided in my life 🙂 I miss you!! I hope Thanksgiving is wonderful and I’ll see you all super soon. Xx, Kiki.

Anne: Pap, mam, fre en tok, ik hoop dat alles goed gaat in Den Haag en ben er snel weer bij! Heel erg bedankt pap en mam dat ik hier kan zijn, ik leer super veel (we zijn nu op even plattelands eiland in Cambodja ) en het is heel leuk met de groep. Tot snel en ik mis jullie! Xxxxxx An

Mahler: Dear Ma, Henry, Dad and other friends and family members, I hope all is well wherever you may be. I am thankful for all of your support and your willingness to provide me with this opportunity. I love and miss you all so much and can’t wait to see you soon! Happy birthday, Hen!! Xo, Mahl

Annabelle: Mama, Papa, Colette en Dominique hopelijk gaat alles met jullie goed, ik ben nu in een homestay het is heel leuk vooral met de groep ik zal bellen zodra ik weer internet heb (waarschijnlijk in ongeveer een week). Side note we moeten wel sinterklaas vieren zodra iedereen thuis is. Love you xx Belle

Nate: Hi Mom, Dad, Noah, Char, and everyone else! I hope you guys are all doing well and preparing for a big thanksgiving meal. I am super thankful for the opportunity to go on this trip and to be able to go to Europe afterward. Love and miss you all. Say hi to Scout and Balto for me.

Murray: Hey y’all! I miss you all and hope you are having an amazing holiday season no matter where you are. Thanksgiving in Cambodia has just as much good food and bike riding as I’m used to in Sea Island. See you in two short weeks!

Chloe: Hi everyone! I hope you all are having a really great Thanksgiving, I’m grateful for the support you have provided through all my crazy adventures and the opportunities to follow my boundless dreams. Sending lots of love, excited to see you all soon, C

Jack: Hi family! Miss you all a lot. So grateful for you all. Can’t wait to see all of you again. I hope you are all enjoying Thanksgiving. Auntie kk and Stephen, sorry I couldn’t see you guys this Thanksgiving, but feel my love from 8,000 miles away. Kira, so grateful for you, you are one of my inspirations and make me want to be on your level of cool. Mom, do grateful for your brilliance, nurture, and kindness. Dad, thank you for your love, teachings, and enablement to travel to these amazing places. Jodie, you may or may not be the one I miss the most… 😉 I’ll try and call tomorrow. Regardless, I’ll see you guys in two weeks!

Ford: Hi Dad, Bayard, Wilson, and Jack. I’m loving my time here in Cambodia and I can’t wait to be home in two weeks! I hope you are doing great and doing well in school. I miss you all so much!