It's hard to believe that I am in my twelfth season of living and working in Luxor for six months of the year. And in May of 2015 this blog turned eight! I can only hope that I will have the good fortune to return to Egypt for many years to come.
Friday, January 06, 2012
The Batata Man!
I was out in front of CH yesterday afternoon, admiring the newly-laid sod, when who should come rolling down the Corniche but the Batata Man!
One of my favorite "people" shots from Cairo is also a Batata Man:
A native Californian (yes, they do exist!) who has landed a dream retirement job as Librarian for the library at Chicago House (The Epigraphic Survey of The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago) in Luxor, Egypt...