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  • So if we flew directly from Seoul to London.
    Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went
  • Somebody had written Seoul, 1970 in the corner.
    Rainbow Rowell  --  Eleanor & Park
  • To Shanghai, and Kyoto, and perhaps even Seoul.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  A Gesture Life
  • Then we learned of the latest border skirmishes between Egypt and Israel; Everett Dirksen dying in Illinois; Korean students rioting in Seoul.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide

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  • She let McKinsey know she was up for far-flung assignments, and a few months later, she was in Seoul.
    Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King
  • At three in the afternoon, he left for Seoul, departing early enough, his wife said, to continue his preparations at Kimpo International Airport.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • I’ve worshiped with thousands of other Christians in the Yoido Full Gospel Church, the world’s largest Christian congregation, in Seoul, Korea.
    Wes Moore  --  The Other Wes Moore
  • She took taxis to school, made phone calls to friends in Seoul and Tokyo.
    Don DeLillo  --  White Noise
  • He got a fellowship to travel to Seoul and happened on an interesting story for his Ph.D. thesis in anthropology—it had to do with the Korean pharmaceutical industry.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Mountains Beyond Mountains
  • Then Jakarta, Seoul and Mumbai.
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die

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  • In desperation, they hiked for days to the border to be picked up, and were brought back to Seoul.
    Jay Allison, et al.  --  This I Believe
  • Born Kwon So-jung, in Seoul.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  Native Speaker
  • I remember once in Seoul.
    Tim O’Brien  --  Going After Cacciato
  • Then back across the world to stations in Tokyo, Hong Kong, Seoul, Cambodia, Laos, and finally Saigon and the tragedy that was Vietnam.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • By the time Hiro made it out to Berkeley, he had lived in Wrightstown, New Jersey; Tacoma, Washington; Fayetteville, North Carolina; Hinesville, Georgia; Killeen, Texas; Grafenwehr, Germany; Seoul, Korea; Ogden, Kansas; and Watertown, New York.
    Neal Stephenson  --  Snow Crash
  • Her mother lives alone in Seoul.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  Native Speaker
  • He once mentioned something about the "big network" in Korean business, how someone from the rural regions of the country could only get so far in Seoul.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  Native Speaker
  • Weird, isn’t it? I mean, I been to Benning and Polk and Seoul and Hong Kong.
    Tim O’Brien  --  Going After Cacciato
  • Then, two years later, a Korean Air Boeing 747 crashed in Seoul.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • During the summer that President Nixon resigned, I was visiting Seoul.
    Jay Allison, et al.  --  This I Believe
  • As we approached Seoul, suddenly the landscape glowed with millions of lights.
    Jay Allison, et al.  --  This I Believe
  • In Seoul he did his research and made a mighty effort to fit in, hanging out at bars with new Korean friends and performing karaoke—beforehand on each occasion, he’d go to the bathroom and study the words to songs like "My Way."
    Tracy Kidder  --  Mountains Beyond Mountains
  • But the nurses don’t use their R and R to go to Seoul to pick up hot Korean guys.
    Rainbow Rowell  --  Eleanor & Park
  • Three years after that, the airline lost another 747 near Sakhalin Island, in Russia, followed by a Boeing 707 that went down over the Andaman Sea in 1987, two more crashes in 1989 in Tripoli and Seoul, and then another in 1994 in Cheju, South Korea.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • I suddenly feel like I’m being led to my execution and after the fifteen-hour trip from Seoul would like nothing more than to shower first, just maybe see them tomorrow.
    Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went
  • They know she is sixteen years old, born in Seoul.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  Native Speaker
  • My citizenship is an accident of birth, my mother delivering me on this end of a long plane ride from Seoul.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  Native Speaker
  • I want to tell them that what they have here is a man named John Kwang, born in Seoul before the last world war, a boy during the Korean one, his family not mercifully sundered or refugeed but obliterated, the coordinates of his home village twice removed from the maps.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  Native Speaker
  • I ask her where she’s from and she answers with practice a certain fancy neighborhood in Seoul, and then offers other facts I might want to hear: she’s twenty-two, a college graduate, a good cook.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  Native Speaker
  • In the foyer these men had to struggle to pull off the tight black shoes from their swollen feet, and the sour, ammoniac smell of sweat-sopped wool and cheap leather reached me where I stood overlooking them from the raised living room of our split-level house, that nose-stinging smell of sixteen hours of sleepless cramped flight from Seoul to Anchorage to New York shot so full of their ranks, hopeful of good commerce here in America.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  Native Speaker
  • He tells me this when we walk the lovely empty 4 A.M. streets of Flushing, and in the all-night Korean restaurants full of taxi drivers and dry cleaners, where we share plates of grilled short ribs and heated crocks of spicy intestine stew and lager imported from Seoul.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  Native Speaker
  • …within American jurisdiction, did its report on the Guam crash, it was forced to include an addendum listing all the new Korean Air accidents that had happened just since its investigation began: the Korean Air 747 that crash-landed at Kimpo in Seoul, almost a year to the day after Guam; the jetliner that overran a runway at Korea’s Ulsan Airport eight weeks after that; the Korean Air McDonnell Douglas 83 that rammed into an embankment at Pohang Airport the following March; and then, a…
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
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