We took a 10 day vacation in Kazan in 2015 to watch the World Swimming Championships. We also spent an afternoon in St. Petersburg on a cruise ship outing in 2013.
We enjoyed ourselves.
It’s quite possible that on one or both of my trips, I spoke to someone whose girlfriend’s mother’s cousin’s father works for the government.
I expect my congressional summons to arrive in the mail any day now, for such heinous and traitorous behavior on my part.