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Penang: Over and Out

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 23:10

My last blog – before the Pictorial Interlude – ended with Lady Devotea and I in Little India, Georgetown, Penang, hailing a cab to go back to our accommodation. Over dinner, we’d discussed the idea that we would do something in morning and then head back to take it easy for a few hours before […]

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A Pictorial Interlude

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 21:34

My last blog post was a bit of a teaser on our last night in Penang. Then… nothing for two weeks! I’m sorry about that. A combination of lack of time and illness and then technical difficulties at my scheduled blogging time meant I missed last week’s entry. As I work to rectify that, I […]

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I said “Kapitan”.

Sun, 06/12/2016 - 22:23

I have a passport that says I have never been to India. However, standing in a confusion of sounds and sights that suggested otherwise, we soaked up music, dialects, scents, the sound of blaring car horns and parping motorbike horns, rows of saree shops and grocers with spices piled high. Tamil, Hindi, Malayalam all combine to […]

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