"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)

Moving Times

For low-income families in Kerala, Sundays or night-time are the best times to move house.
Strongly unionised labour brings great benefits to the working man,
but problems for the poor, when asked to pay union rates.



Picture taken in Fort Cochin.

4 responses

  1. Toffeeapple

    No Pickfords there then!

    June 5, 2012 at 10:51 pm

    • Have yet to see a Pickfords van!

      There are commercial moving & pacing companies – but far beyond the budget of most Indians..

      June 6, 2012 at 7:22 am

  2. JGP

    I learned all my best moves from this film.

    June 8, 2012 at 12:11 am

    • I think we all suspected as much…

      June 8, 2012 at 9:24 am

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