AND THE WORLD WILL BE AS ONE…
Aung Aung Taik

As a young artist, at odds with my social surroundings for being an artist instead of a doctor like my father, I was considered offbeat; and clearly not conforming to the summons of General Ne Win’s Burmese way to Socialism! It was an unhealthy period for my mental wellbeing and it would not be surprising if on continuing to live in Burma, I would either rot in prison, decayed by drug and alcoholism or have dementia praecox. On deciding to leave, one discovered that leaving was no easy task.

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