Monday, February 8, 2010
> to the Medical Exam office to have Jackson's TB test read.
> We have been worried about it because it was getting
> bigger. When we woke up this morning it was smaller, so we
> continued to pray that he would pass. If he didn't, then
> he would have to have a chest xray.
> When it was being read, they had to mark it with a pen so
> that they could measure it from point to point. Praise the
> Lord!!! He passed!! It was right at 10mm the limit!!!!
> I can't remember if I posted this but Jackson had to have 4
> vaccinations. The day after the vaccinations he was
> running a fever of 101.4 and not feeling well. He was a
> trooper as we traveled to a tomb of a dead emperor that was not stroller
> friendly. It was also raining ALL day!
> After the TB test was read, we boarded the bus to go to Yue
> Xiu Park to see the "5 Rams Statue". This is the symbol of
> GZ. I will have to post at another time it's
> We then went to the Pearl Market, only to find that it was
> closed already for Chinese New Year. Our guide made some
> phone calls and then took us to another store that sold
> quality pearls. We were able to purchase pearls for
> Jackson to give to his bride and a strand of black pearls
> for myself and another special little girl in our life! I
> don't think they were as inexpensive as they would have been
> in the other market, but we really wanted to get them.
> We may do a few picture only posts because we have so many
> photos that we want to share.
> We do want any other families that are following our blog
> and are coming to GZ soon to know to bring short sleeve
> shirts and a lightweight jacket or sweat shirt.
> Nothing is worse than being too hot!