All they ever gave us to eat was each day a bowl of rice soup and a chunk of salt. The rice soup was like water with a little bit of rice floating. It was never enough. We always hungry, very hungry, and skin and bones. We would eat everything else too, but we couldn’t get caught or they would take us away – forever. We would eat bugs and little fish in rice fields we would hide in our clothes and eat later. Sometimes we could catch a mouse or snake and we would eat that too but we could never get caught..