"Wading neck deep in a swamp, your revolver is neither use nor ornament until you have had time to clean it" Mary H. Kingsley (1897)

Dawn Traders


Shops and road-side cafés in India are open for long hours.

By half past six in the morning – as dawn breaks – they are already busy.



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By seven o’clock,

Business is solar-powered.



4 responses

  1. I’m transported.

    January 22, 2011 at 2:53 pm

    • Sounds like “La Donna e mobile” to me…

      January 22, 2011 at 3:08 pm

  2. curious as to what “Lessy” is ….

    January 22, 2011 at 7:00 pm

    • It is possibly a spelling error. But in any case, surely you remember Lessi come home?

      If not, this might help…

      January 22, 2011 at 7:06 pm

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