7. Gather original documents, including birth certificate, marriage certificate, passport, student authorization.
8. Ensure that Ptichka has her passport.
10. Memorize Ptichka's shoe size, eye colour, toothbrush colour, favourite colour, parents' name, first pet's name, life history.*
*I kid. I know all of this already. In fact, we had a heated discussion last night about whether her toothbrush is purple or fuschia.
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