No hope for reunification

Sometimes it feels like I am the only one, or at least one of only a few, naieve enough to still be thinking about Korea’s eventual reunification. I took a trip not long ago to the Unification Village in Paju, just north of Seoul, where you could literally look across the Imjin River into North Korea. The sky was clear and the mountains in the distance alluring, and I just kept thinking to myself, “You can’t go there.”

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