Myriam in the USA My Memory Book This picture was taken the first day with my host family, on a bike outing.
Recorded here are memories of my year as an international exchange student in the USA.
Hi Guys, Your exchange student sounds wonderful. And very educated. Hope she is enjoying herself. -08/20/2002, host father's sister, Canyon Country, CA
Dear Myriam, Great picture. Thank you so much for sharing it with us. Welcome! My name is Shareinea and I live in Norfork, Arkansas, about 14 miles south of Mountain Home, AR. You have chosen a very nice family to stay with. They are very sweet and kind people. I hope you will learn as much from them as they will from you. Have a Great stay and maybe we will meet some time.
-08/20/2002, host mother's friend
Thanks for the picture and information. Your house guest appears to be a very well rounded young lady. Why she would want to come to Kansas is her only sign of instability!! hee.. hee.. -08/17/2002, host mother's father, Alturas, CA
Best Wishes. -08/17/2002, host father's childhood friend, Mountain Home, AR
The exchange student with you is lovely, and seems she will add a wonderful dimension to your family and home. -08/17/2002, host parent's friend, St. Paul, KS
It is nice to meet your new family member. Tell her I said I hope she
enjoys her stay here! I love you all! -08/17/2002, host mother's cousin, Mountain Home, AR
Tell her she picked a great family to exchange with. (Now pay me $)..ha!
-08/16/2002, host father's best friend, Fayetteville, AR
Best Wishes. -08\15\2002, host father's sister, Redwood City, CA
Best Wishes. -08\15\2002, host father's sister, Pahrump, NV
How neat! That's wonderful! I think Myriam will enjoy her stay here with your family. Congratulations to you and to her. -08/16/2002, host mother's aunt and uncle, Yucaipa, CA
Hi y'all, Congratulations on your newest addition to you household and Welcome. How wonderful to know so many languages; it's a good chance for your family to practice foreign language conversational skills. -08/16/2002, host mother's mother, Mountain Home, AR
My Photo Album Save images as desired, rest your cursor on the photo to read the comment, or click on a photo to see it full sized.
My host family celebrates Ayyám-i-Há, an annual celebration of the unity of mankind in preparation for a month-long fast.
Myriam looks great, sporting a short, sassy hairstyle.
Making Music with my Host Family
Myriam on violin, Skyler on lead,
Arielle on bass...
and Eli on drums.
Skyler, Myriam, & Marie at the Tulsa Airport departing for sunny Southern California for winter break.