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It was an icy evening, with temperatures below zero, and yet there was no question that they would remove their coats before walking up to the statue of Kim Il Sung.
It was what they had been taught, as a sign of respect, and that was exactly what they did on Monday, after a news anchor, choking back the tears, had announced that the "Dear Leader" was dead.
Mothers with children, students, office workers, construction crews -- thousands climbed the wide steps up to the floodlit statue in Pyongyang, many holding white chrysanthemums in their hands.
Married to Marjorie with two sons, the couple live in a 15th-century castle in Maastricht, Holland. Growing up in Maastricht, my father was a conductor with the local symphony and earned a good salary, but he never had any money with six children.
My grandmother lived with us in the same little house so we weren’t rich.
After our first concert, a newspaper critic wrote that the girls looked like nuns all in black.