Wherever I am, the world comes after me.
It offers me its busyness. It does not believe that I do not want it.
Now I understand 
why the old poets of China went so far
and high 
into the mountains, then crept into the pale mist.
"The Old Poets of China" by Mary Oliver

 ADIONG, Nassef M., Ph.D.

Professorial Lecturer
Interdisciplinary research between Islam and International Relations; Policy and legal issues in Bangsamoro
AS 211
Security Issues in the Asia Pacific