Sunday, May 24, 2009

Why leave the country, now that the war is over

(LB)Chamitha Kurrupu’s article last week has had me thinking the whole of last week, in spite of some important news about the war front and all that.

We are planning to migrate to a western country, and I am in two minds, even though my husband is so eager to go that he has already planned goodbye parties etc..

I wish I had his resolve, but I have been in two minds because I know better than him about the negative side of migration as some of my own aunts and uncles migrated long ago and faced many problems which can all be put down mainly to culture shock and general feelings of being uprooted. Full text Share on Facebook