Saturday, July 03, 2010

Bye Bye Buddhaful Hong Kong

Today was our last day, 
day 22 of our adventure
it ended on a high note

here we are on the cable car 
riding up to see the big Buddha

having a great time
we discovered early on that Sasha is a thrill seeker

we got to the top and walked around, 
did some investigating

what a lovely place 
and a wonderful ending to our trip

it was magical up here

this is a bodi tree

Melanie and I bought kites to bring home
and matching friendship bracelets
 the little one is Sasha's wrist
on our way back down the mountain
we'll be sure to follow the directions
inside the cable car
maybe this is a message from the Buddha 

my lucky number flashed by
Sasha waved goodbye to China
we told her all about the airplane 
she will ride on tomorrow

sometimes you need to look back 
and remind yourself where you came from
to help you understand where you are going
and we promised to help her remember 
all the wonderful people, places, and things 
she should never forget here
Goodbye China


  1. Dear Marla. Jake, Ava and Sasha,

    Happy landing and Welcome home.
    With love,
    Mimi & Zayde

  2. Marla,
    Please, I HOPE you continue with this this blog, I'm hooked! I know Melanie will update me, but I need photos!!!! Hope the trip home, goes well and I can't wait to talk to Melanie and hear all about it. You have an amazing family and I know "Sticker Girl" will have a wonderful life and all the opportunities she deserves.....God Bless You!

  3. That is so sweet!!! I love all the photos.

    BAAS list

  4. OH nice see you on the skype and can not wait to talk to all of you


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