They met 40 years ago on a desolate frontier between a terrifying nightmare and a dangerous kind of freedom.
A starving and broken 14-year-old girl fleeing the killing fields of Cambodia’s evil Khmer Rouge regime which had seen her beloved dad slaughtered, her and her sisters tortured.
And a 38-year-old British nurse in a Thailand refugee camp whose gentleness and kindness she would never forget.
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