I'e not been posting many pictures because uploading them over the ship's flaky internet connection is so annoying, but I couldn't resist showing these:
These are the distinctive eyes that are painted on most of the boats in the Mekong delta.
Can you imagine American parents letting their kid do this?
No, I can't, and that's exactly what's wrong with American parents...
Nifty. Ancient Greek and Roman triremes used to have the eyes too.
(From Salamis to Serenity... there's something universal about anthropomorphizing ships.)
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