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The natural life cycle of kerd, kae, jeb, tai (birth, ageing, illness, death) underlines the fact that nothing is forever and one must learn to come to terms with it.
Banharn: Lonely at the top
But the deaths of two senior members of the Chartthaipattana Party - Chumpol Silpa-archa, the party leader, and Maj Gen Sanan Kachornprasart, the party chief adviser - might just be too much for the ageing Banharn Silpa-archa, the party's de facto leader, to stomach.
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