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Feeling dichotomic about where home is.

by LetTheWolfin on August 21, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

So, I make no excuses for making up a word - you're all intelligent enough to know what I mean by dichotomic :)

I was born and raised in London, UK but have been living in Jerusalem for the past five and a half years. Been in London for the past month on vacation (if indeed you can call being with your young kids 24/7 x 30 a vacation) and we're leaving tomorrow morning to go 'home'. But if home is where the heart is, which place is truly home?


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