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oh, saigon

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perhaps it’s a sign when mid-march is fast-approaching, and i only have less than 5 posts…
i’ll take it as a sign.
i need a vacation.

on monday night, i had dinner with friend. we ran into other friends, we joined tables. they were all planning on leaving for vietnam this saturday, for a wedding. somewhere during dinner, i was invited. how does one refuse such an invitation? tuesday i bought my plane ticket, wednesday renewed my passport, today i got my visa. leaving saturday, 10 days. if you don’t know this about me, i’m vietnamese. i was born in new york, and have never been to vietnam. this is very exciting. if i can find any time and internet connection, i’ll post some updates. if not, i’ll be back soon.

photo: ann-margaret entertaining troops in vietnam.

image via zenith phuong’s flickr, the 60’s official site, and gritty kitty navy.

Written by duskinny

March 12, 2009 at 9:47 pm