Friday - - Up Close And Personal -

I didn’t re­ally know where Dubai was when my hus­band Paul was of­fered the job of run­ning Dubai Air­ports 10 years ago; I had to get a map out. Now, I speak Ara­bic. I de­cided that by Septem­ber 27, 2017 – ex­actly 10 years since I ar­rived – I was go­ing to be flu­ent in Ara­bic. To live in the Mid­dle East and just pre­tend it was Eng­land was never an op­tion.

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