2. Monkeys. The main purpose of our weekend trip was to witness the monkey party. It’s amazing how hundreds of macaques turned up to feast on chinese and thai delicacies, courtesy of rich locals and Coca-Cola whose marquees provided shade for the long-tailed guests of honor. They didn’t seem to mind photo-snapping tourists in their midst. And we didn’t mind watching our belongings against their tendency (or impulse?) to snatch.
5. A friend who cares. From King Narai’s palace we proceeded to a snack shop where Cj threw a tantrum. Of all places! I’m probably still so used at having Cj’s nanny follow us everywhere that I was so angry and embarrassed at my inability to fix a disaster that lasted almost an hour. Back in Bangkok I choked on the whole thing for days until a friend who was with us on the trip gave me a sound analysis of what happened. I appreciate feeling better after hearing his take. His empathy tightened a cerebral screw which loosened up a bit as a result of such a difficult parenting issue.
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