The gruff-looking customs agent at the Nothing-To-Declare line at Jomo Kenyatta Airport in Nairobi glared at me and signaled for me to stop my luggage cart by heading toward the exit.
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"Where are you coming from?" he barked.
I handed him my U.S. passport.
"London," I said, "and before that New York."