in the US
The Nation newspaper, June 13, 1988
a long job and everybody pitched in with the work, But today, when HRH
Princess Maha Chakri Sirinhorn officially opens the two Thai pavilions
on the grounds of the American Embassy, everyone will know it was a
Story by Nawarat
elegant black swans glide gracefully across the pond making a striking
contrast against the structure of gold that rests on the very same
a year after work began, two Thai pavilions rest majestically on the
circular pond, glinting in full glory at the US Embassy grounds.
Today, HRH Princess Maha Chakri
Sirindhorn graciously presides over the opening of the two pavilions
built in dedication to His Majesty the King's fifth cycle
birthday. The occasion will also mark the first time that a
member of the Thai royal family sets foot in the US compound.