Old Photographs


Two rather small and blurred photographs taken in Congo Free State in the beginning of the 20th century, one showing a cheerful man on horseback, the other showing the same man sitting on a chair, surrounded by a group of other men. Local men can also be seen on both pictures: on the first picture …

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Goodbye, Old Shoes

I’m one of those people who find shopping for clothes (and everything related) similar to a visit to the dentist — horrifyingly unpleasant, but necessary at times all the same. Because of this I tend to acquire new additions to my wardrobe only when absolutely necessary. The situation with my shoes has been dire for …

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