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Who Sends You Money to Live On Each Month?

August 1st 2010
One day, a Lao friend worked up the nerve to ask, "Who sends you money to live on each month?'' She knew I hadn’t had a job for months, yet she’d seen me continue to spend money. She was nervous to ask this question, but finally did, through another Lao friend that speaks English. Was it my father, working at home, who was sending me money to live on? I felt embarrassed that she thought someon ... read more
Asia » Laos » West » Luang Prabang

Lao or Laotian Flag Laos was under the control of Siam (Thailand) from the late 18th century until the late 19th century when it became part of French Indochina. The Franco-Siamese Treaty of 1907 defined the current Lao border with Thailand. In 1975, the Communist Pathe... ... read more
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