"My poor little monkey, look what they have done to you".
Ma sending the kids away
"Ma I'm not going"
Kim was stealing the corn for many weeks and helping his family from not starving. One night when It was raining and super dark, two Khmer Rouge soldiers caught him and beated him with the butts of their riffles.
The kids walking in different paths
"Tell them you are orphans"
When Kim got caught stealing, the soldiers beat him brutally, Loung wanted revenge on everyone for this happening.
They reached a camp for the weaks
"Met Bong our parents died a long time ago"
Ma had to send the kids away to different camps, so they wouldnt all be killed together and they would have a better chance to survive. They acted as Orphan's.
Wash at the river
"Chou, don't let them beat you up!"
The kids going in different paths, just as Ma told them too. Though Loung and Chou didn’t want to separate and so they went together along a path.
After many hours of walking, Chou and Loung reached a camp for the weaks. There were about eighty boys and eighty girls.
Weeks past by after being at the camp, they had their first washed at the river with a group of other girls.