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Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm | the equality in your vernacular (150)

By Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm I’m as ordinary as the next person, the biggest difference is that I was born with the ability to bear children. A significant difference in the eyes of the world. All I want for my children is equality in your vernacular. A woman, a wife, a lover, do they need […]

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Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm | just a thought (146)

By Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm Only a man would think he can’t be fucked! Gosh, the irony! NB. The great philosophers in the old days preferred young men to women, since women were dirty, they bleed.

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Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm | The cracks in the granite (144)

Here ends my fight

here I say goodnight

in the dying light

my last reservation

my might.

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Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm | Learning a new language – Học một ngôn ngữ mới (139)

Bạn thích, bạn yêu, thì thế giới này là của bạn./

If you enjoy it, love it, then the world is your oyster.

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Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm | Depression (139)

What is depression, it’s like the wind the rain, it’s there but one can never touch it! Depression has no reason to be sad, sad is sad, sad to the bone, sad enough for the want of death!