A bearded and beer-bellied man missed a shot and returned to his beer, finishing it in a few gulps. It became harder to separate one from another. Young Cambodian girls twisted and rolled their long hair while looking out at the street. The country is still overshadowed and governed by individuals who were members of the Khmer Rouge. The narrator described how the sharp ridges of the palm leaves were used to slit the throats of prisoners, keeping them from shouting while being executed.
They sit in some of Cambodia's highest political offices, threatening violent outcomes if challenged.
Elegant French colonial villas and green tropical trees lined the wide boulevards. The clicks and clacks of pool cues and pool balls echoed into the street. Millions of land mines were planted around the country by child soldiers. This was Choeung Ekone of the country's Killing Fields. Despite the tropical heat, their faces were frozen and pale.