Scaramouchine realized that lawyers are recognizable anywhere when she stumbled upon the legal district of Yangon and found a group of Burmese lawyers preparing for court. Identifiable by their demeanor and […]
Scaramouchine walked the streets of Rangoon (Yangon) with George Orwell in mind. He had joined the colonial police force in Burma and for a time was stationed in Rangoon. The streets teemed […]
Scaramouchine returned to Yangon (formerly Rangon). She ate, she shopped, she explored colonial Burma.
Scaramouchine was not feeling good while in Bagan. The only food she really craved was ice cream and that was difficult to get. Finally, on her last day in Bagan, Scaramouchine went […]
While touring ancient ruined temples, Scaramouchine had the opportunity to view a working monastary. Go Go was a relatively devout Buddhist but almost never went to the temple, instead he and […]
Scaramouchine discovered slow travel in Bagan. While enjoying the leisurely pace of the horse cart, she reflected on how the car has contributed to the fast pace of modern life. Not only does […]