Franklin can wait a few more centuries. I still have three more days in Khorat before leaving (16), and going back to work (17).
No, the cake was neutred (?), and did not have much taste to it. Most of the Thais were fairly well lubricated by this time, and did not pay much attention to the cake. This includes some 12 and 13-year old girls; however, I was informed that they did not have school the next day so it was okay. It reminded me of some parents back in Canada who think it is fun to watch their children drink alcohol at a young age.
No, Khun Westerby, I only have one birthday and it happens on the same day every September.