"But how can you live and have no story to tell?" Fyodor Dostoevsky
“We seal off the city, no one leaves. We cut the phone lines. We contain the spread of misinformation. That is how we keep the people from undermining the fruits of their labour.”
Walter De Havilland was one of the last of the colonial coppers. He served 35 years in the Royal Hong Kong Police and Hong Kong Police Force. He's long retired.