Speaking in tongues

First published in Tulay Fortnightly, Chinese-Filipino Digest, August 6, 2002, p. 11 Selbevußstein,” my philosophy professor intoned in that stiff, upper-lipped German way, and I was positively enamored. It reminded me of the time when as a child, I would pass by the Goethe Institute and wonder if I should study guttural German when I […]