Monthly Archives: May 2010

A Wedding in Ba Ria…

On May 7th, 2010, Nhan’s son, Hong Duc, wed Bich Ly in a ceremony at the Catholic Church in Ba Ria, Viet Nam.  The church, itself, is new and very visually pleasing.  It is a new structure and very modern … Continue reading

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… The Compleat Gourmet, Viet Nam Style

On my second night in Ba Ria, Viet Nam, my host, Pham Van Nhan, threw me a welcoming dinner.  There were a couple of young people from Nhan’s scout troop, a couple of Scout Leaders, and Mr Le. Le is … Continue reading

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..a word about driving in Viet Nam…

DON’T!!! As an acute student and observer of the human condition, I was fascinated by the driving habits of my Vietnamese hosts.  First, on any stretch of decent road, there are 32,768,541 motor scooters, traveling in what any physicist will … Continue reading

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I should have done this years ago…

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Lan… what more need I say? Continue reading

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