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Will you still need me ....
2005-03-20 ¹ ² ³ oochappan ©®

Will you still need me ....


Will you still feed me, when I'm 64 !
Oups, I did it again, can't help it, a portrait of a Sadhu, beggar in front of the Moonrakers Restaurant in Mamallapuram, Tamil Nadu, South-India.
This man has most problaby no one to look after him, so he is on his own to survive. Do you recognize him ?

Still wondering what I would prefer ....
To be looked after very well for a long time isolated though in a home
to stay part of society on the streets less long caring for yourself, when I get old many years from now ?

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yvette 04-Apr-2006 20:41
went to Mamallapuram in December 2005 had a meal with this Saddu on New Year Eve at the Luna Magica by the beach, I was with a friend from Denmark who knows him quite well,,,, very strange to find him on internet, nice surprise. Thank you
Marcos García05-Sep-2005 22:44
Fantastic portrait.
Henrik Wilche27-Aug-2005 18:01
Great portrait...
oochappan10-Apr-2005 21:07
I like Zeppelin too .... :)
markvm10-Apr-2005 21:04
Lovely street capture! And I was listening to Zeppelin...shame on me!..:-)
Antonis Sarantos10-Apr-2005 20:57
Awesome portrait. Voted!!!