they’re working on restoring the general store with authentic objects, but they aren’t quite finished yet.you feel like you’ve been transported to a random scene in gone with the wind. and you decide that next time, you want to continue exploring the deep south.
and what you love most are the trees. the oak trees. here at oakland plantation, those trees are not there randomly. they aren’t even there because they look good. the owners planted them knowing that the branches would channel the wind that blew over the river directly to the entrance of the house.
yep. air-conditioning. as eco-friendly as you can.
modern AC can never compare to the ingenuity of people in the past.
you learn a bit about the family… but what impresses you most about the tour is the enthusiasm of the tour guide. and even though you already knew it, you like the confirmation that as long as you do something with passion and honestly, people will naturally appreciate it and respond.
which you will be doing and applying to your next 7 months as a teaching assistant!