Kevin Tong, the author of Born This Way, tours Hong Kong schools to speak to students about not being afraid to be different. He survived being abducted during an academic exchange in the United States. Photo: Tory Ho

Hong Kong survivor of abduction takes lesson from Dumbo on importance of being positive

  • His abduction during an academic exchange trip in the US made Kevin Tong appreciate the fragility of life, and led him to pursue his passion: writing
  • The author has a message for students and breadwinners stuck in a rut: follow your own path. He quotes Dumbo’s words ‘When all seems lost, find your courage’
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Kevin Tong, the author of Born This Way, tours Hong Kong schools to speak to students about not being afraid to be different. He survived being abducted during an academic exchange in the United States. Photo: Tory Ho
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