84-year-old Kimani Ng’ang’a Maruge never got an education, having spent his youth as a Mau Mau fighting for Kenyan independence (for which he was awarded ten years in the camps). So when in 2002 Kenya declared free education for all, he shows up for school. On his side is a young schoolteacher (an excellent Naomie ...
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"Jeffrey, What difference does it make? When you see a great painting do you care whether it is oil..."
From: June 17, 2014
"Your grasp of English is fine. Probably much better than his 6 month attempt at Japanese."
"I love my own roof garden for relaxation, and bbqing my own food. "
From: An Open-Air Affair
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From: July 25, 2014
"Good points to be had in this piece. Life makes it very difficult to almost impossible to return to Japan. ..."
From: Land of the Lost