Early encounters with the Nite Owl


A few words on former colleague Bernard Trink, who sadly passed away last week at the age of 89.I first met him at the old Bangkok World office on Phrasumaine Road in mid-1969 before I had joined the Bangkok Post, which was just around the corner on Ratchadamnoen Avenue. Friends who worked at the World introduced me to 38-year-old Trink. They mentioned he was quite a character. They were spot on.
I got to know Bernard (he did not like “Bernie”), after the Post took over… Early encounters with the Nite Owl