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Morning Sport

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Eight o’clock morning football.
Soon the heat will stop sport until evening.

Picture taken in Fort Cochin

Well Played

Schoolboys return from dawn football practice.
After a quick wash and breakfast, they will start their classes.


Picture taken at 8 o’clock in the morning, Patallam, Fort Cochin.

Team Orange


Picture taken at 6:30am in Patallam, Fort Cochin.

Class Of 35


The rain had just stopped.
The ground was decidedly damp.

The boys were beautifully behaved.
They sat in quiet though confident expectation of becoming muddied.