I Never Thought I’d be a Refugee of Sorts

though the trials, at least the physical ones, were nothing more than you might experience on a camping trip, or on a long, exhausting road trip.

On the other hand, there’s emotional stress from your country being invaded, loved ones at risk, or worse, and some guilt for departing.

I’m a very high brow refugee.  In half an hour they’ll be moving us from a normal room into a suite.