Thursday's Essay Preview
The first paragraph of Thursday's essay, "Exploring Australia,'" reads as follows:
The thoughts about Australia prior to our visit there ranged widely from a country with a primitive road system to an advanced, modern, industrial society. The reason for this wide range of thoughts (and emotions, too!) is simply that my family had no idea what to expect. For me, it was a six-month sabbatical, and I had made contact at four educational institutions to teach or lecture.
Thursday's Essay Excerpt - from the last paragraph of the essay
I delivered several lectures at the University of Western Australia, and our visit to Perth ended our six months in Australia — an interesting, spectacular, and memorable visit. We did everything we could do within our time limit and budget, and it is a place to which we would gladly return.
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