Cooling Off
Wednesday, August 3, 2011 at 7:10AM
[chuck] in Myanmar, Other, Taron River, elephants

Scorching temperatures in New York remind me of standing knee-deep in the Taron River (see Crossing the Taron) in northern Myanmar with my pants rolled up trying to take a photo of an elephant and his handler wading out into the river to cool off. And trying not to drop my camera in the water. And wondering how long before it started raining.

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