April 4, 2004



A Shan girl ponders.

In the Thai border town of Mae Aw, people from the nearby Burmese Shan province drop by to shop. They brave a rough trek of a couple of hours — over the mountains — hiding from the Burmese army. Once here, they buy, pack their merchandise, have lunch and rest a little. Then loading the packs on their back they march off again.

Thailand Burma

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