When someone tells me of an event that I need to attend a night party for, the internal groan is inevitable. Funerals, weddings, monk ordinations, or going away parties is reason for these evening events. They aren’t the most exciting and comfortable part about PCV life in Thailand, but important to go, participate, and spend time out in your community. I will grudgingly admit that sometimes it’s nice to go and pretend you have a bit of a night life in the village.
This video ended up being a lot longer than I anticipated. And I say ‘like’ a lot. Sorry about that.
In case you want to watch that monk ordination video and see more dancing (turn down the volume on this one):