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Baboon – Buddy, can you spare a dime?

1/30/12

On our bicycle tour we passed a baboon sitting on the side of the road. No one else seemed to think that this was a bit unusual. I don’t think there was anyone there to feed him. When I stopped to photograph, a couple guys pedaling uphill passed me. They stopped to give the baboon a piece of sugar cane for the benefit of my photographs. They smiled at me and went on their way.

6 responses

  1. Love it!

    January 30, 2012 at 6:07 am

  2. Unusual sight for me! I find it cute too! Great shot Victor

    January 30, 2012 at 6:22 am

  3. BoJo Photo

    Amazing. I don’t think I would get too close to a Baboon. Nice photo.

    January 30, 2012 at 7:48 am

  4. . . . . or at least a banana or two

    wonderful photo
    wonderful caption

    January 30, 2012 at 11:43 am

  5. Wonderful capture.

    January 30, 2012 at 2:00 pm

  6. Cute caption. Not your average pan handler.

    January 30, 2012 at 10:30 pm

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