… when you go for a walk in 50-degree weather and you think, “Ooh! It’s warm today.”

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…when you see a baobab tree in the clouds.

… when your five suitcases (224 lbs!) have been been crammed full with gentle care and are zipped to go.

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…when take a CFA bill out of your wallet and the smell of thiouraye (incense) and smoke catches you off guard and you realize that it smells like home.