postcards from the ledge

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Received this from ex-girlfriend “jean” yesterday – she’s in East Timor doing some radio thing. Her ‘go get ’em’ attitude always was vastly different to my ‘where’s the cheese?’ attitude.
The postcard is a DIY job, probably on account of E.T’s tourist and printing industries not being up to full speed yet. The grafeets on the wall say, “no ABRI” (Indonesian armed forces) and “No milisi” (militia – i’m assuming). I spent some time studying the facial expression of the woman, who is otherwise unexplained. This digitised version is probably lacking in detail, but to me she seems to say, “Check out my Headgear!

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