After the usual resistance, I bit the bullet yesterday and sent my passport through the post.
It’s a risky business, more so now that I’m due to leave Vietnam on September 20. Without my passport, I can’t go anywhere.
Grovelling and begging ( i.e. going to the local Immigration Office, emailing the NZ Embassy ), bore no fruit, which left me two choices
Break the Law
.. and hope that general leniency and bribery save the day
.. the money and the passport, and be safe as far as my Visa goes, but take the unavoidable risk of posting the passport to
I chose the latter, with visions of being detained at airports, and so missing flights, in mind.
A Flimsy Excuse
to post a favourite oldy.
Now, there’s the usual nervous wait til my passport is safely back in hand,
Let us pray.