Screen Shot 2013-10-12 at 2.55.18 PMYou know you live in Senegal when you get text messages from Orange (the phone company) saying you’ve been pre-selected to win a sheep for the upcoming Tabaski holiday.

You know you lived in France when it bugs you that the text message doesn’t have the correct accents (or any, actually) and you notice that it uses the informal ‘tu’.