"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)

Northern Exposure: Part 5

Adopting a posture.
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Picture taken on the road to Gangtok, Sikkim, during my travels in northern India.

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12 responses

  1. The gentlemen in the last two posts have assumed some intriguing postures.

    September 7, 2011 at 7:52 am

    • The benefits of a lifetime’s practice of yoga, perhaps..!

      September 7, 2011 at 9:01 am

  2. Toffeeapple

    Not the most elegant pose but look at the colours!

    September 7, 2011 at 3:22 pm

    • It was his socks that caught my attention. Possibly ex-Gurkha, army issue..

      September 7, 2011 at 5:26 pm

  3. I do love the flashes and patches of saturated colour against the sand.

    September 8, 2011 at 12:14 pm

    • Saturated colour: India’s mission statement!

      September 8, 2011 at 4:01 pm

  4. Toffeeapple

    I admit that it was the socks that I noticed first, not something that I would expect to see but I suspect you are right.

    September 8, 2011 at 3:27 pm

    • I am looking for a similar pair – or two. We are now in Pelling, which is over 6,000 ft above sea-level, and a tad cooler than Kerala!

      September 8, 2011 at 4:03 pm

  5. I said you’d need a vest.

    September 9, 2011 at 5:18 pm

    • I have been wearing a vest since arriving in Sikkim. Well, several different vests!

      September 10, 2011 at 2:00 pm

  6. Zooperson

    That Swipe me feature is really cool! Just a great photo album for us to enjoy your travels vicariously. Can’t get over the color saturation.

    October 12, 2011 at 10:52 am

    • “Swipe me feature”?
      Sorry, I don’t understand…

      October 12, 2011 at 11:44 am

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