Soi means ‘street’ in Thai language but it also sounds the same as the Spanish word for ‘I am’. This was Bangkok, the city that stole me everything and the city that gave me everything. In the end, always is about feelings and mood and nobody can hide from the truth.
“I think the knowledge came to him at last — only at the very last. But the wilderness had found him out early, and had taken on him a terrible vengeance for the fantastic invasion. I think it had whispered to him things about himself which he did not know, things of which he had no conception till he took counsel with this great solitude — and the whisper had proved irresistibly fascinating”.