February 25th 2009
Remember the buzz of Asia, the bustle of activity, the panoply of trinkets and T-shirts and food for sale, the maelstrom of traffic?
Remember the way the air in southeast Asia assaults you, the humidity palpable even in this, the “cool”, season?
Remember the smells, the chillies, the frangipani, the incense?
Remember the lives lived outside, the smiles, the welcoming, the generosity?
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