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From my recent trip back to Britain.

“Sorry pet,”
she said, and smiled
as I pushed in front of her.
Instincts honed
or hardened,
elbows sharpened
in the Hanoi scrum
I have become
imperceptibly, almost
alien in my own land.

Hanoi traffic

Excuse me! Excuse me? Excu- BEEEEP (By Dragfyre, via Wikimedia Commons)

From here on November 14th 2011.