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Enslaved

(Man’s voice) ‘Ready?.. Yeah.. Taking it off.. now! ‘ For the first time in six days, after the blindfolds were removed, I was able to take a good look at the place I, or rather we, were held in. The first thing I saw was a candle-lit, oil diffuser, which completely satisfied my curiosity about…Continue readingEnslaved

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Malaysian Sisters

‘Thank you for your help again.’ The new Malaysian neighbors whom I helped for the third time in a week invited me to stay for dinner, after I fixed their work permit issues over an hour-long phone call to the ICA. Qing, the older of the two sisters, worked in the sales department for a…Continue readingMalaysian Sisters