As the plane descended into Rangoon's international airport, I noticed a slight change in my heartbeat. I felt calm, but also excited, knowing that I was about to return to Burma for the first time in 24 years.Inside the airport, a young immigration officer smiled as I gave him my passport. He was quite chatty, asking me about The Irrawaddy - how we gather news from inside Burma, how we designed our website. With a smile that betrayed his betel-chewing habit - his teeth had a telltale tinge of r More

1 Flattr microdonation

  1. notes notes