Monday, September 25, 2006

Drove 454 km through freeways, sunshine, coastal highways, cloudy weather, mountain roads, hail, traffic jams, severe cross wind, farm land, dusk, urban grids and night. All within 12 hours.

Strong winds and hail causes little ice spheres to slash diagonally across the landscape. The projectiles cause a surprisingly large amount of discomfort and fear, especially if they explode near one’s eyes.

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A brilliant end to a day trip:

I dropped her off, put Vanilla Ninja on the player, turned the volume up to ‘daft’ and drove home through the empty city streets.

And then sharpened and honed a kitchen knife. Right now, it will cut through anything- onions, celery, quadriceps….

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Blogger cynical-idealist said...

Whoa. I love these pics. The cloud ones look like the ones in calenders and inspirational posters. And is that you with the karate kick in the last picture. :D:D:D

7:16 pm, September 25, 2006  
Blogger Lao Chen said...


Yup, that was me. It's one of the only poses I am comfortable taking photos in.

8:54 pm, September 25, 2006  
Blogger Dr. Tan said...

I can't imagine how will you react to cameras when you attend blog meets.

12:07 am, September 26, 2006  
Anonymous ah pek said...

your photography skills are really good! you kicks are not bad either.

8:58 am, September 26, 2006  
Anonymous NaiveIdealist said...

hey; din go tulip farm?

9:59 pm, September 26, 2006  
Blogger Lao Chen said...

Then I'll go for the less cam-whorish kind of meets.

Ah Pek:
Well thank you. I'm chuffed :)

Naive Idealist:
Change of plans due to weather being an ass.

10:57 pm, September 26, 2006  
Blogger plink said...

Third picture from the bottom looks like a sawfish....


12:22 am, September 29, 2006  
Blogger Lao Chen said...

Oh ya, i see what you mean. A sword fish bursting diagonally out of the water.

*stares at plink who is wearing a strategically tattered kebaya*

11:16 am, September 29, 2006  
Blogger 小李飞刀 said...

Hmm...from this side of the looking glass, the third picture appears to resemble a certain male anatomy.

4:42 am, October 01, 2006  

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