Scenes from a Bangkok Porch, Part V

A River Flows Below It

The Oriental Hotel, Early October 2001

October 1, 2001: Local kids cooling off by the Chao Phya River.

October 2, 2001: Watcharee reads the Bangkok Daily News.

October 3, 2001: People on their way to work.

October 4, 2001: A fisherman starts his day.

October 5, 2001: A bird approaches Bangkok's towers.

October 6, 2001: ALIMAK continues his retreat, even as all the French Embassy roofs look brighter.

October 7, 2001: Until the other shoe drops things will remain quiet.

October 8, 2001: Lipton Tea advertising.

October 9, 2001: One-way rush hour traffic across the Chao Phya River.

October 11, 2001: A strange fog comes to Bangkok.

October 12, 2001: What lies way past the French roof.

October 13, 2001: Beauty first!

October 14, 2001: No crush at the the breakfast buffet.
"We have had 80% cancellations." - Oriental Hotel employee

See also: Scenes from July, August, Early September, and Late September Late October, and November.

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