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Experience of a participant

Read here the story of Helen, a participant of IYC 2021.

The scent of pancakes, coffee, and fried eggs, and of clothing worn sitting by the campfire.
My ears hear the laughter, mumbling, singing along to the music, arguing whether it is enough peanut butter on their toast, already loaded with chocolate and jam. Through my closed eyes, I see the brightness of the gas stove flame enlighten the tiny kitchen tent, where dozens of people are chatting, laughing, and cooking.
It is quarter past four in the morning of our last day all together on IYC:
“Hey, Helen do you think you’re gonna stay up all night?” I hear someone yelling from the opposite side of the tent.
Opening my eyes, a big smile decorates my face thinking of the fact that all these loving people were strangers two weeks ago.
“Of course! I never want this to end!” Continue reading.