I visited the children at the Peace Village this morning with Simon and Phuong and it has prompted me to include this article in my Weblog. Simon is in charge of RMIT Melbourne’s overseas programs and has been up here on a fact finding mission. Phuong lives close by to our house in Vo Van Tan St where her family run a resturaunt and we met her while eating there one night. Phoung is very intelligent, speaks great English, is studying French at the moment and is keen to help out with the children. She has a good idea to help them celebrate the upcoming moon festival but I won’t say any more about her because I know that she will read this I think that we were all overwhelmed with the way in which these kids want to interact, they want to be picked up and hugged.
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