PACK-MAN handed over THB150 and the tri-lingual bag wrapping attendant in Suvannabumi airport in return lent a marker to write contact details on the cling-wrapping around his large suitcase.
Then he strolled over to the smoking area and carefully filled his favorite corn pipe with a good half handful of Borkum Riff Black Cavendish. Testing and tossing a now defunct black BIC, he unwrapped a new standard Asian adjustable lighter from a 7-11 and sipped his can of coffee. The first light went well, just toasting the top-most hairs of tobacco. Pack-Man then gently padded down the tinders ready for the second lighting and took a long superficial head of smoke. This was going to be a mindful journey home……..