The author is investigating massage among the Orang Asli at the Thai-Malaysia border area. In addition, he is delving into the word of Silat. He fears the good old days of Bangkok are over and blames it on the arrival or virtual golf. Krungthep is beginning to be indistinguishable from Tokyo or Singapore. If you spot someone wearing a Survivair S-Series gas mask with the double filter, you will know it is the author. At the moment, only one other visitor to the realm has this kind of protection.