Prologue My brother and I were kidnapped off a street in Chungking, China, when I was five years old. Our amah, Mi Ling, was shoved into shelves at an open-air stall called the Prosperity Medicine Shop. Blue and white jars filled with herbs clattered to the cobblestones. A rough hand seized my neck. I was […]
One wonders what would happen in a society in which there were no rules to break. Doubtless everyone would quickly die of boredom.