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E-mails Japan - 日本

E-mail to Sophie 9.19.2004

Hello Sophie! Nice to hear from you.  Congratulations with your new job, I hope it goes well and that you enjoy it. As for me, I’m still living in Japan but am moving to Vietnam October 1st. I find the business environment much better there and hope to obtain a job in importing, exporting or […]

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E-mails Việt Nam

E-mail to Mark 9.16.2004 – Vietnam Visa

Hello Mark, Thanks a million.  I owe you an enormous debt of gratitude!!  I was completely shocked when they told me that I needed special permission to get a visa and so were the other 10 or so people waiting to get a visa.  They didn’t even post it on their website!  I also called […]

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Japan - 日本 Việt Nam

E-mail to Phuong 9.11.2004

Hello Phuong,   I’m preparing to leave Tokyo and I’m getting rid of all my things.  It is a little sad to leave Tokyo but I am getting excited about coming to Vietnam.  I’m sure I will have a better life there.    Of course I don’t want to live in Hanoi, so I won’t […]

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E-mails Japan - 日本 Việt Nam

E-mail to Sarita 9.8.2004

Dearest Sarita,   Congratulations on the engagement!  I’m extremely happy for you and wish you the best.  Please be certain to send me your address around the wedding date so I can send you a nice little exotic present from Asia.    I always enjoy hearing from you and reading your insightful e-mails.  You are […]

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E-mail to Phuong 9.2.2004

Hi Phuong!   I made my plane ticket reservation today!  I will arrive in HCMC on October 2nd and arrive at 10:00pm.  If you are still in America on that day, then I can always go to a hotel and wait until you return.  I’m very excited about coming there but also nervous about leaving […]