August 2, 2016: Profound
The basic things in life are just that: basic. In Baghdad dreaming of Cairo, and in Cairo dreaming of Baghdad. Santiago traveled both distances yet it was the unexpected alchemist who expanded the scope of his journey. Ultimately it became clear that his pursuit of a better life with better things lie in a better understanding of the basics. A complicated journey led him to see how profound those basics of life are. He dropped his worries and marveled at the beauty around him.