I just wanted to quickly say thanks to everyone who commented on my "smelly" blog post or who I spoke with over e-mail/chat/Skype/etc.
Things have gotten better. Although I'm not sure they've has changed their minds about our stench, since we got so upset about it, they've decided not to mention it anymore. The Febreezing has gone down as well (which I think is a sign that the original Febreeze overkill was mostly a result of annoyance...as if they were trying to say "See, we were right. You do smelll. Otherwise we wouldn't be using all of this Febreeze.").
I had a fun Korean birthday (which I'll post pictures of soon). And now we're just getting used to the idea that we're coming home soon (August 12th), saying goodbye to all the great people (including our students) that we've met this year, and spending as much time as we can on the beach and in the woods.
I don't know if any people who are considering going into the EPIK program read my blog, but if you're out there, I hope my experience doesn't dissuade you. It's not that common of a thing to happen, and even knowing what I know now, I would repeat this year in a heartbeat.
Here I am, showing how cool I am with everything, by giving not one, but two peace signs: