Finally, after three months, my personal effects are arriving tomorrow morning. Warm clothes, pots and pans, my super stereo, electronics, memorabilia, a few favourite books and DVDs, and the rest of my photography gear.
Why did it take so long? Because there is not much stuff shipped between NZ and Perth. All the companies get together to fill a container and nothing moves until that container is full. Unless I wanted to pay to ship a whole container over with just my meagre 2 cubic meters inside it, I just had to wait.
I just can’t wait to get that stereo set up.’
‘It is funny, but exactly two years ago I posted this:
I am now a Fiji resident, at least for the next two years, with a bank account. It now remains for me to get some money into it. Bula
I was waiting for my stuff to arrive then too.
I would have been leaving Fiji about now,I suppose, had it not been for … circumstances.