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"VOF WEEK 3 (AGAINST ALL ODDS)

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Margot's picture

Thanks!

Hi Lillian,

My name is Margot and I am a listener for the VOF project. I really enjoyed reading your post and I loved the detail your shared with us about your struggles with accessing the internet. I think that we really take the internet for granted in America where most people have personal computers an internet in their homes. Your post reminds me of how much of a privilege the internet is. How much does a USB modem cost where you are? Do you have a laptop to use it with?

Thanks for sharing and I wish you the best of luck. Keep in touch!

Margot

Lillian Otieno's picture

Thanks!

Hi Margot,

Thank you so much for taking your time to read my post. I am so happy that it reminded you how privileged you are.I don't have a laptop yet but i normally use my friend's desktop. A USB modem costs Kshs 7000 which is about US$ 100. Your comment means a lot to me and i will be very glad to read from you again.

Kind regards & God Bless,
Lillian

Jocelynbrazil's picture

VOF listener

Lillian,
I loved the quality of your writing. The way you say things has a beautiful melody and an honesty to it that makes me feel like I know you.
I love what you do to combat the difficulties of time/money for internet use. It is a very smart way to overcome the current problem and in the future I hope you have even more resources to do so because your writing is powerful and clear.
Thank you,
Jocelyn

Lillian Otieno's picture

Thank you

Hi Jocelyn,

Thank you so much for the words of encouragement. Your comment really means a lot to me because that way i am able to know if i am on the right track or not. You have given me even more reasons to courageously face the challenges that may come my way.

I really appreciate.I also read your post and really just as Jackie said we deserve the best.

All the best and Thank you for encouragement.

Regards,
Lillian

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