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90 days to pack up, find a new home, leave all your belongings and friends

Umeeda Umedaly Swilto

Aug 23 2009



Photo- Umeeda found her old home in Makindye. This was the home she was in when she heard the news.

When people wonder what it was like I would say the Asains were resourceful, resiliant, innovative and courageous.

The just did what needed to be done.

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