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Sitting in an airport lounge…

I promised myself many times that I will work on being witty and upbeat when posting to my blog, and yet this is the second post in a row that has me in not very high spirits. To tell you the truth, it must be a function of spending the last three days in a boxed-up, and then fairly empty, house, of kissing my beautiful girls goodbye (for the next couple of weeks, anyway) and possibly of a couple of screwdrivers, easily obtainable in the Continental business lounge…

It is starting to hit me: My new life is about to start…

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So, what’s the plan?

I am officially on UK payroll effective October 1st. We have our work-permit visas, we found a very nice place to rent in London suburbia, our own house is on the market, we already sold one of our cars and some other house stuff and even held a garage sale – I guess, we are[…]

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A little background

For those of you, who know us well, feel free to skip this post.

For the uninitiated, here is the context: My wife and I are relocating to England. We have spent the last 15 years of our life in the great United States of America, became rather assimilated (I am a rare Russian-American who knows and likes baseball, if you catch my drift), borne kids here, built up a comfortable living, achieved the proverbial American Dream…
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