Getting Ready

Fourteen weeks ago, I stepped onto a treadmill, one that won’t stop for five months. In fact, you could say that it started the day I clicked the Submit button on the application form 15 months ago. Or even the first time I heard about this program, eight long years ago.

Now there is just one week to go, and time is both flying and plodding along before departure day. ┬áThen the treadmill really gets going, and there’s no stepping off early…