Monday, 7 May 2012

好重


好重 = hou chung: very heavy

Sunday morning in Silvermine Bay, 10 am and I was already sweating. So I could feel for these ladies:

Heavy water buckets balanced on one shoulder...

... and pushing a loaded shopping bike up a long, steep incline (the photo is misleading, but what you can see bottom right is actually a downward flight of steps)

By comparison, a kilo of camera is as light as a feather!

More country chores.

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2 comments:

  1. I particularly feel for the woman in the top photo -- and, at the same time, appreciate the composition of your shot!

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  2. Thank you. Yes, the buckets were full of water, so they must have been very heavy, and she was quite an old lady.

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