Friday, 10:30 am: Walked to bank to pay KEK (electricity bill) and wire money to my mom to deposit to my bank account.
11:14 am: Practiced ignoring line of 10 + angry Kosovars waiting to wire money. Composed chapter of how to win friends and influence people in Kosova.
11:15 am: Smiled in response to five dirty looks from people waiting OUTSIDE the bank to wire money.
11:30 am: American friend and I joined a Turkish tour group. Surrounded and photographed an elderly Albanian man in traditional hat.
11:35 am: Turkish tourists began to suspect they had not seen Sarahann and I on their bus...
11:41 am: "They're probably a Muslim group, going to the mosque to pray." ~ Sarahann
11:42 am: Turned off camera and ditched Turkish tourists outside mosque when they entered to pray. All about respect.
11:45 am: Continued on way to the market. Quickly turned on camera and circled back to grab a photo of little man in blue, who saw me coming and picked up his pace.
11:46 am: Got'im
11:51 am: Made it to the market, yelled at for taking photos. (See earlier entry re: winning friends.)
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