me: Did you go to the temple in Manila today?
Kaden: yeah I already went to the temple it takes about 2 hours to get there so i had to wake up at 3 this morning
me: So do you have an oven and how long does it take you to wash your clothes?
no we have a propane oven thing and it takes about an hour or so to
wash my clothes but i have to do that 2 to 3 times a week so that sucks.
Me: Do you sweat a ton and how far do you walk a day?
um yeah i sweat a ton and we walk all day so close to like 10 to 12
miles just depends on who we are teaching and where. We teach alot of
people probably 10 progressing investigators and alot of non active and
Me: Was the temple pretty and is it in English or Tagalog? Is the language getting better?
the temple is nice it is in english so thats good and I feel like I
learn nothing new in the launguage and I need it cause no one really
knows english out here.
Me: The other companionship you live with is
in a different area. Your area is called Bingagonan Morong Rizal.
When I looked on your map Morong is North and Bingagonan is South so do
you live in the middle and they head one way and you head another?
There is a little island that is South of you that a ferry goes to have
you ever been down to it?
Kaden: yeah they go one way and we go the
other so but i had no i dea about the island and there area is pretty
ours is dirty dirty
Me: Are you able to understand any phrases? Are you still in Manila or back in your area? How come you email so late?
i can catch a few words and i am back in my area now we email so late
cause we have district meeting in the morning and i am getting a new
companion he is emergency transferred i don't know why but i get a new
comp tonight i hope its a good one
Me: Why are you getting a new companion?
not sure i dont no who he is and yeah it should be a good one cause i
am new so i dont think president would send a bad one to train me
Me: How did you find out and did you like your old companion?
just told my comp and yeah he has been good he likes to work and is
positive so i hope i get a good one cause now i have to lead in this
area and i dont know the area good yet so hopefully that goes well
Me:How do you lead where your so new? Did you post pictures? So are you feeling better? Is the food better?
sure and yeah i feel good today my stomach is just like a time bomb so i
never know but its good and the food just depends on the day reeally
but ill see if i can put pics on real quick
Me: How far away is the church from you? Have you had anything crazy to eat? Have you had anything that tastes really good.
our church is under contruction so we have to take a jeep about 20
minutes to church so its kinda far and yeah i sent a letter and nothing
to crazy yet i am careful with what i eat and just alot of chicken is
what they eat or pork
Me:So you don't get much fish because google
earth said your area is a fishing port area. So are you enjoying your
mission a little more? Do you like your other two roommates? Do they
ever talk to you in English? Are you swapping your shoes every day?
a little fish and i swap them every week and yeah they are good they
dont speak alot of english so that kind of frustrates me a little but
hopefully i can just learn the language soon
Me:Have you had any major rainstorms.
Kaden:no it hasnt rained yet i want it to but it hasnt
Me: HAve you had mangoes yet or any other fruit that you like? How are your investigators doing?
yeah they are good and the investigators are doing good we have 4
baptisms this sunday one more thing i have to take care of so i will be
busy this week
Me:You are in charge of the baptism????? Who is doing the baptisms??? Who are your baptisms and are you excited about it???
i am now i guess and i will probably baptise and the peras family and
ursula a 11 year old girl so yeah it will be good to see them get
Me: So tell me what was the best thing of the week and the worst thing? Anything funny happen this week
i got attacked by a crazy lady she ran out and said come here so we
thought she wanted us to teach here but then she grabbed my arm and was
like your so guapo means handsome here and she said it was her birthday
and she kept pulling me and said come in my house. i just said we are
busy and that we cant but she wouldnt let go of me and kept pulling me
so my comp grabbed my back pack and was pulling me the other way it was
like tug a war between me and so then she just kept pulling me and
trying to take my ring off it was crazy i wrote about it in my letter
funny do you get a lot of girls there that think your cute? Are you
nervous about getting a new comp? How often do people feed you. Do you
Kaden: um yeah about every girl even the old women and
yeah i hope he is good and yeah people feed us alot of the time and
yeah i try and drink alot and there is a kid from shelly in my mission
its mr. howard nephew the principal and the pic thing is slow today
sorry ill send them next week hopefuly it will be faster
you thanks ill post them next week for sure and ill try and take alot so
tell everyone hi i am doing a little better love you all thanks for
everything thanks for staying awake next week it will be a normal pday
monday so love you mom bye