Maromak sei tulun ita bot nafatin

Otelo, writes, from the safety of a Yogjakarta internet cafe:

hello how are you ? last night i called your house but u wasn’t there,at da moment i just wanna say the new year greetings to you.

MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR.Maromak sei tulun ita bot nafatin and 4 always LUUUUUUUUUV FROM YOUR brother otelo

Same to you, and your brothers and sisters in Dili. If I could, I would toast you with tuak, palm wine, which is the “champagne” of Timor.

Here’s to a better 2007