This was a sad week for the country of Mali. On Wednesday, there was a car bombing in Gao, in the north of the country. It is estimated that at least 50 people, almost all military personnel, have died as a result. The president declared three days of national mourning.
|Photo from Internet|
|The rest of our week revolved around school. I had a special tutor, Captain, who made sure the kids didn't get too lonely while they were doing their reading and journaling. He had to spend most of the other lessons outside- unless he was sleeping.|
|While running errands this week, Stephen had a flat tire.|
|Some of the men at the market quickly stepped in to help him change it,|
and he was on his way again.
|Some of Stephen's pediatric patents this week.|
|Playing "Axis and Allies"|
|Pray for peace for Mali and for Africa.|