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Dark Room by Edith Podesta tells real-life stories of inmates in Changi Prison.

Changi jailbirds' wrenching tell-all

THERE seems to be a popular belief among jailbirds that when you enter Changi Prison, it's best to stop thinking about Singapore altogether - its food, its places, its entertainment, its people. When the older ones catch a newcomer getting misty-eyed about life before prison, they chide him with