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My one room in Daegu

Since it’s been a while since I last showed my room to you guys and I cleaned it today anyway, I thought it might be nice to do another video to show how much has changed since I moved into this place almost a year ago now.

I’ll be moving to Seoul next year, hopefully by the end of February but I might be forced to move out earlier if the landlord doesn’t feel like being nice. When I watch that old video and the pictures of when I just started living here, it really hits me how quickly you can build up a life (and heaps upon heaps of junk) even when living abroad. I still don’t own everything I’d like to, but I’m a damn lot more comfortable now than when I was sleeping on the floor with a box of instant food as a night stand.
I don’t know what Seoul will hold for me, but let’s discover that together in a couple of months. For now, I’m just going to continue enjoying life here in cozy old Daegu.

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