Manchu officials, chromolithograph, circa 1820.
Wee Kek Koon
Opinion

Opinion

Reflections by Wee Kek Koon

Bureaucratic oafs: like death and taxes, petty officials have long been a tiresome fact of life

Exploiting their pittance of power, some officials are not satisfied unless they’ve thrown a spanner in the spokes of your day

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Manchu officials, chromolithograph, circa 1820.
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