Category: Philippines

Naked children leapt from the ramshackle pier in the tropical downpour, laughing and screaming as lightning flickered across the edges of a sky as threatening as any I’ve yet seen. “That boat?” I asked hopefully, indicating the larger and (slightly) …

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“There, there!” he kept shouting, “go straight, go straight!” I kicked on through the murky water, peering through my goggles into the plankton-deepened gloom before me but seeing nothing. “Where, where?” I yelled to the spotter on the boat, surfacing …

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