When I got to Botswana, the items in those bags started to lose their importance. Being a Peace Corps Volunteer was a series of constant adjustments.
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Every person's understanding of why they volunteer is different and each individual needs to find what mindset works best for him/her. You would be surprised how hard it can be for people to find peace in their altruism.
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