Suddenly, it started to rain! Hard!
Even the rickshaw guys took refuge.
Within minutes, the poncho vendors appeared. And it works, the micro-economy works efficiently. Yay!
But we are seasoned travelers because we had already bought ponchos in a Bali downpour– and left them behind. So we knew how to ride out the storm…
* the post title is actually a quote from Longfellow, but to me it’s the slogan of a mortuary in LA that advertised on bus benches when I was in high school.