My boy, TZ, is 11 years old and in this picture, he's with his beautiful mother. He's such a dashing young man and also very intelligent. He wants to be a teacher and headmaster when he grows up. He's also a very good storyteller. The interpreter was laughing so hard when she tried to translate what was said into English. I asked him whether he read "The Four Foolish Men" (the title of his story) from a book or was it his own story, and he said he created it on the spot for me.
With my 11-year-old sponsored child and his beautiful mom in #Pyapon #Myanmar. He's such a… https://t.co/ha2KUO6G2w pic.twitter.com/LDfArt9AGr— Alice Teh (@AliceTeh__) November 25, 2016
I told TZ I will be learning Burmese and writing to him in the language. My textbook, phrasebook and dictionary ordered from BookDepository.com have all arrived!
My new arrivals! Learning Burmese to correspond with my sponsored child in #Myanmar. #alic… https://t.co/dXsjyuYyAj pic.twitter.com/O0wE9Vkov4— Alice Teh (@AliceTeh__) November 25, 2016
I will be sharing more about this trip very, very soon. Meanwhile, do check out World Vision Malaysia, and perhaps, sponsor a child (or two) too!