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... with something between malice and desperation. In him was an ambiguous set of emotions; something that seemed to stretch out towards us through the falsity of who he was.
He was a con-man. His job was to stand on a street corner and approach strangers with a friendly stance. He smiles at you, laughs with you, and somehow winds up walking with you past one of his shops. You want to be nice. You tell him you’ll look at his stuff, if only for ...
... personal space in India, Jen attempts to lighten the mood.
“But it was just a friendly pat, like saying ‘Hey, what’s up?’ type thing. You probably wouldn’t mind if it was a hot surfer chick or something?” Lunar Leopard counters, conciliatory.
“Look Jen, there’s my personal space and then there is my personal aura and I don’t want anyone touching them ok? And if you can’t handle ...
... bit out of town, the Gandhi Memorial Museum. Ok, so, there's absolutely no way to inject humour into this so I'm not even gonna try. Even I felt like a bit of a **** for merely being born in the country that committed the atrocities inflicted on India and I don't even have any national pride. If you're British and do have national pride then either look away now or practice hanging your head in shame. No, lower than ...
... of curd and a sweet pot of what I can only describe as a cross between tapioca and condensed milk, it was runny, very sweet and had beads of something similar to tapioca and also some noodles in it, very tasty! This meal cost us 75 ruppes each, or about 75 pence, they also would top up all of the curries, rice and sambar until you burst!
Another wee place we found was a small local restaurant which had rotisserie chickens outside it, the discussion ...
... apparently meandering Vargai River. We are taking a bit of a detour as the roads on the planned route are too bad. There were times today for plenty of competition on that front. Does Chinnamanur translate to Chinese manure? Must work on my Hindi but the local authorities should work on their roads.
Passed Cumbum around 1115. Still some Massey-Ferguson tractors around. We began another climb some 15M later during one of my tired stretches. A few sets of monkeys over ...