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Mr. Kim’s Canadian Dream (22)

| 2014.10.29 664

This remark by Sookja made Kim realize how decent and beautiful Sookja’s mind and heart were. “ Nancy Appa, how about you?”, she asked in her turn smiling and happil...

Mr. Kim’s Canadian Dream (21)

| 2014.10.22 795

He remembered reading some articles on the conjugal communication. The most important basis of such relation was “love”. But what is love between husband and wife? Lov...

Mr. Kim’s Canadian Dream (20)

| 2014.10.08 848

■Kim loved his wife Kim’s plane was half way to Korea. Sookja closed her eyes; it was difficult to know whether she was sleeping. Kim was looking at her winkled face. ...

Mr. Kim’s Canadian Dream (18)

| 2014.10.01 815

Kim learned many things about schools in Montreal through many people. So he wanted to see his kid go to French CEGEP followed by English university or English C...

Mr. Kim’s Canadian Dream (18)

| 2014.09.24 954

“Daddy, I hate to go to school. It is too difficult to learn French. I want to go back to Korea!” appealed Nancy after a week of going to the class”. Yes, it ...

Mr. Kim’s Canadian Dream (17)

| 2014.09.17 998

Thus, Law 101 was justified. However, it had its cost. The immediate impact was the acceleration of the exodus of English-speaking enterprises which started in 1970 when...

Mr. Kim’s Canadian Dream (16)

| 2014.09.10 1180

Then, in 1960, a miracle occurred; a political savior appeared. A good-looking and good-bred politician appeared. It was Mr. Jean Lessage, a six-footer with immense polit...

Mr. Kim’s Canadian Dream (15)

| 2014.09.03 1186

The store was a walking distance. He arrived at the store at 7 o’clock in the morning, opened the door and inspected the stock of merchandises. He was nervous; he...

Mr. Kim’s Canadian Dream (14)

| 2014.08.27 1263

2. Look for stores to sell through real estate agents, newspaper classified ads or go to the area and look for “signs” for sale. 3. Once you picked up the store you ...

Mr. Kim’s Canadian Dream (13)

| 2014.08.27 1248

Apart from this incidence, the move was a success. In the evening of the moving day, Kim invited Yu’s family and Lee’s family to a Chinese restaurants and offered ...

Mr. Kim’s Canadian Dream (12)

| 2014.08.27 1331

Mr. Yu told Kim:” I have examined plumbing, ventilation, heating, washroom and bathroom and found that the facilities are in good conditions”. Mr. Yu continued: ” ...

Mr. Kim’s Canadian Dream (11)

| 2014.07.30 1388

“ Yah, I slept like a baby”, replied Kim “Appa, are you all right?” greeted the kids. “Yes! Yes! I feel good! I feel refreshed! I am ready to fight!”, shouted K...

Mr. Kim’s Canadian Dream (10)

| 2014.07.23 1453

Lee paused and said: “Yobo, bring some more wine for our guests”. His wife brought another bottle of wine and everybody shared. “ One of the most difficult situati...

Mr. Kim’s Canadian Dream (9)

| 2014.07.16 1420

-In Montreal, the rental housing market is well organized, because the Montreal people like to live in their rental apartment during the week and go to their chalet ...

Mr. Kim’s Canadian Dream (8)

| 2014.07.16 1475

What was interesting to see was that everyone brought something for the occasion. Some brought cooked rice; some, rice cakes; some, soup; some vegetable; some fruits. It was...

Mr. Kim’s Canadian Dream (7)

| 2014.07.02 1659

During the hours of church news, the minister introduced Kim and his family; they were greeted by loud applause. The sermon was followed by the “hours of fraternity”...

Mr. Kim’s Canadian Dream (6)

| 2014.06.25 1794

It was a rush hour, but the traffic congestion was a very mild one compare to Seoul streets. Another thing which surprised Kim was that almost no one tried to cut i...

Mr. Kim’s Canadian Dream (5)

| 2014.06.18 1823

A flight personnel passed through offering coffee. “ Yobo, do you want coffee?” eagerly asked Kim. Yobo means in Korean “Sweet Heart”. “Yes, I like that, Nancy ...

Mr. Kim’s Canadian Dream (4)

| 2014.06.11 1909

They had to wait for three hours before they took the plane to Montreal. They went to the shopping area near the waiting room. They found a Udon shop. What a ...

Mr. Kim’s Canadian Dream (3)

| 2014.06.04 2018

But his father, an intellectual and government official agreed with his son’s decision to leave and find a new world. It was middle of July 1977 when Kim and his ...