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02 February 2011



Starving desperate people, wanting a break. Not idealists. Not like Eastern Europe. About 200 years behind. Good luck to them - they may end up 700 years behind.


What sticks in my mind is a bloke - evidently educated, speaking good English - who said, "I am not badly off myself, but I do want to live a decent life." There's more than desperation there, there is a sense of dignity.

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  • Rosie Bell

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