Having spent all of my adult life abroad, Finland seems a bit strange. After all, it’s mainly just trees and lakes. And I think that’s getting to them – these people sometimes seem like hermits let loose.
There’s just something about Finland and its weird and wonderful people that keeps drawing me back. There’s also something about my delightful homeland that makes observing it from a distance very appealing.
Many have preceded me in celebrating this remote corner of Europe. But I’m all about keeping it real. We overdose on potatoes, listen to music so melancholic that it would make most people reach for their anti-depressants and yes, we wear Crocs.
Lets make an aria about that.