On Saturday we had occasion to visit some estates and a nursery on the North Coast. The nursery displayed a street renaming exercise to send up that of Durban’s intellectually challenged City Damager and Comic Council who were responsible, inter alia, for renaming Moore Road as Che Guevara Road.
It also had a large troop of mongooses, so unthreatened that when one of our party sat on the grass and pretended he wasn’t there one of them came up to him and nibbled at his finger. They move so fast, though, that decent pictures don’t happen easily. My camera doesn’t give hundredths of a second exposures.
The estate side produced sights like these:
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