Goodbye Kyiv, bonjour Genève! by Niels Ackermann

1995 days! On February 10 2014, Anna and I signed the papers to rent the lovely flat we left yesterday.

Two phrases I've heard these days marked me. In Ukraine, friends to whom we announced our departure nearly systematically asked "You're leaving... forever?". While in Switzerland, some people asked if we're moving to Geneva after living for a bit in Ukraine because "it didn't work the way you wanted?".

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