Is it a bird?

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Is it a flying buffalo?

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Nope, it is a kite on the lose.

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With half the kids in the village in hot pursuit it will soon be found.

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For those interested in the tile progress the tiler turned up today on Thai time (about 11am and then went for lunch at 12!) He worked steadily all afternoon though.

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So by quitting time this afternoon this is how it looks.

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2 Responses to Is it a bird?

  1. looks great! love the marble top very classy

  2. Is your tiler worried about inhaling dust or keeping his identity secret?! I didn’t think that that was the type of headgear generally worn in Thailand. Didn’t see any of it when I was there in October anyway.

    MeMock replied “It is actually quite normal up here but I have no idea why he is wearing it inside. Thai people have a fear of ‘turning black’ and will do anything they can to make their skin as white as possible. If you have dark skin you will be instantly labelled with being a peasant farmer (which I guess is what they are but doesn’t stop them from trying not to look like one!)

    90% of people around here would wear very similar clothes whenever they worked out in the rice fields but not usually inside.”