Another wonderful, heart-warming blog entry by my aunt Maggie about her father, my 8th granduncle (chek-kong) and his book entitled “Chaos at Lubok Belaga”.
An extract from my aunt’s blog:
CHAOS AT LUBOK BELAGA describes an episode in the life of my father, Michael Lim Beng Huat (1922 – 1985). The book was published in 1977 by the then existing Borneo Literature Bureau which strove to encourage Sarawak and Sabah’s literary talents and preserve the two Bornean States’ unique literary heritage.
Born in Kuching as the eighth son of a family of nine sons and four daughters during the twilight rule of Vyner Brooke, the third Rajah of Sarawak (visit Wikipedia for The Three White Rajahs of Sarawak), he was educated at St. Thomas’ School, an Anglican missionary school in Kuching. He wanted to be a doctor, like his father Lim Swee Kim,…. click here to continue reading
And click this link to read online “Chaos at Lubok Belaga” by Lim Beng Huat.