Teacher Baù Tri

Outlook - - CULTURE - By Nguyeãn Laäp Em

Hey, boat­man. Where are you!" Teacher Baù Tri's calls re­ver­ber­ated across the river, but no-one ap­peared. It was a misty night, and vis­i­bil­ity was low. He lis­tened in vain for a re­sponse, but all he could hear was the sound of the wa­ter lapping against the op­po­site bank. Was there any­body com­ing, he thought, and all of a sud­den, he was hit by a wave of sad­ness.

Baù was told sev­eral times that even­tu­ally this strip of sand­bank would be

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