Thursday, October 18, 2007

around the world, days #9 - #11

day #9 onboard, pool deck

a bunch of women.

day #10 onboard, free space

working the article 9 petition singing table. Article 9 of the Japanese Constitution is a "No War" clause. It went into effect on May 3, 1947, immediately after World War II.

ARTICLE 9. Aspiring sincerely to an international peace based on justice and order, the Japanese people forever renounce war as a sovereign right of the nation and the threat or use of force as means of settling international disputes.

day #11 Singapore, port #2

we arrived in Singapore on Aung San Suu Kyi's birthday and did a bit to show our support for her and her cause in Burma.

we walked around Little India and Arab Street.

and ended up at Jon’s (another teacher on the boat) Aunt’s house for swimming and dinner.

No comments: