"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)

All At Sea: Back In The Shallows


The fisherman comes ashore.



Picture taken on Payyambalam beach, Kerala

4 responses

  1. Is he holding something fishy?

    September 10, 2013 at 1:20 pm

    • “On a little dishy…”?
      I am tempted to claim poetic licence and say yes; it would provide a modicum of elegance to my narrative..
      But reality is slightly more banal. He is wringing out his dhoti.

      September 10, 2013 at 1:47 pm

  2. Well I hope he caught something after all his exertions.

    September 10, 2013 at 3:26 pm

    • A severe chill, perhaps?

      September 10, 2013 at 3:32 pm

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s