Ten countries later, they’re in the bin.

Sad day today, I’ve had to finally accept that my flip flops are going to the great sandy beach in the sky.

DSC_0021

Purchased outside the central market in Nouakchott, Mauritania for the princely sum of about 65 centimes, (He only had one,  I had to go back the next day to get the other one) they’ve lasted me nearly two years, but after much insistence from the other half, I’ve had to chuck them out.

Unknown

With the dust of ten different countries in their pleated soles, I’m loathe to see them go, but even the bits that aren’t holed, are so thin as to let me feel everything underneath me. I feel a bit like the princess and the pea when I walk.

Any suggestions for a good flip flop happily received, I’m currently bereft.

Advertisements

About bobleponge216

Elderly rotund toothless male seeks wilderness to travel to.
This entry was posted in Travel and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s