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By Roger O Parent

growing to be up within the small Acadian French-speaking village of Lille, Maine, studying English as a moment language, being in a robust relatives, education in carpentry along with his father, attending the across the world minded St. Francis Xavier college in Nova Scotia – all helped to organize the writer for Peace Corps carrier. in addition to different pioneer volunteers, the writer helped to form the Peace Corps right into a shiny association.

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“Wild journey in a Helicopter with Sargent Shriver”. “Cussing Sister Simeon in French”; “Spirituality in a Hammock”; “Peace Corps? Christian Brothers? Soldier?”; “What’s a Peace Corps Volunteer?”; “Fried Bananas”; “China Says Peace Corps Volunteers are Spies”; “Becoming the Peace Corps Volunteer i needed to Be”; “Too under the influence of alcohol to trip My Bike”;

These tales are suggestive of the author’s development and improvement from a nascent feel of self and attention embedded at start to the tip of his provider as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Thailand 1, 1961 to 1963.

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