Thursday, 13 August 2015

Part 1,Chapter 8 8

"I want to marry you."
I want to marry you.
Chapter 1, 8

A declaration of love? He holds a flower in his hand. She keeps her distance and continues reading. She is sitting on boxes of soap flakes!! The small transistor radio is her only possession. In the distance a river, the Congo River, and boats, telling of possible travels to and from faraway places. The truck is an ideal vehicle for the Cong


olese bush roads. In my mind I am flying away and connect with the past. I hear the waves of the river tapping against the shore. I feel the tropical heat on my skin. I hear the insects buzzing in the dense forest.

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