Those who are interested can keep up-to-date with Tunisia’s current situation with the BBC’s live text commentary.
I’m not ready to write about my opinion and reaction to the chaos which has materialized around me. I will say that I have been riding on a wave of emotions the past few days. I have felt at times exhilirated, inspired, bored (sitting at home for 3 days), disturbed, and today fearful (not for my safety.. but of that remote possibility my government might ask me to leave?); but above all, I feel patriotic.