beauty sleep

April 21, 2009
 

As we got out of the car to hit a trendy night spot off Linking Road, in Bandra, this bizarre shape on the sidewalk caught my eye. It was suspended in front of a lighting/lampshade store and I wondered if they’d accidently left an exotic shade out by accident when they shut shop. It took me a few seconds to figure out that it was a homeless man who’d made himself a cocoon to sleep mosquito-free! He’d hung his machchhardani from a hook in the awning and made a bed out of his bags. Voila! No malaria, scratches, or dengue for this enterprising citizen. I don’t know where he got it from or how long he’s been here (had it been day time, I would totally have asked him, but he wouldn’t be sleeping there if it were and, anyway, I wasn’t going to wake him up to do so.) Nevertheless, I was completely wowed!

 
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18 Responses to “beauty sleep”

  1. Luxurious and health conscious homeless guy i must say !!! cool capture !

  2. Purvi Shah says:

    Wow… I would call this really creative….Bombay main kuch bhi ho sakta hai…. 😀
    Keep on posting such interesting stuffs…

  3. pigglywiggly says:

    would have run away, but typing this cos of what i first thought the pic was about. before i scrolled down, my first thought was of a white gown .. draped on a mannequin. before the post made me look and laugh at my first interpretation.


    cheers

  4. chhavi says:

    @amit3d thank you
    @Purvi, indeed … this city continually amazes me as do her citizens 🙂
    and @pigglywiggly 😉 hee hee. exactly.

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