Ok now, gull, smile for the camera:
I bet these city gulls are silky to pat.
City birds are much much more friendly/vicious, I guess they live on their charm and courage.
Chess, the game we’ve played for millenia.
Here in Chch, an old skinhead plays a really old Chinese guy.
The orange traffic-cone is taking the place of a Red Queen (who’s gone missing) – as the skinhead happily told me, after capturing her, he is gonna win!
Old Lamp is on the side of the aptly named Old Stone Building.
The city streets at night.
Well, just after nightfall, 7pm.
An elaborate but very functional all-wooden bridge over the river in Cashmere.
Possibly wood is preferred over concrete these days, more earthquake resilient.
Also, bottom-left, those are open daffodils so it is Spring in the city.