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Aug 23, 2007 - The Batch Hockey Academy

Today marks the start of the Batch Indian hockey academy. Urk.... We take the posters Hols and I bought in Vizag and hang them up in the classrooms. They're a great focus of interest.....until they fall down about ten minutes later. Hols spends some time painting the childrens nails this morning. Both boys and girls like to have their fingers painted. They especially like bright colours so the worse the nail varnish is, the better. I tell Renod that he's a girl. Hols is adamant that painting nails is not a "gay" thing here. Aaron arrives...

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Aug 8, 2007 - Arrival in Tuni

We're in sleeper class on the train - presumably we got the special midget section tickets. Wake with cramp. As the train speeds up the Coromandel coast i drift off again. Am awoken by a sharp clap of hands and a high pitched whoop very close to my face. Open eyes to find myself face to face (or probably more likely face to crotch) with four men dressed as women doing variations of the words "woo hoo" in my general direction. Close eyes and doing very bad impersonation of an asleep person whilst praying that they go away. For some reason...

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